Jennifer Grant is director of the Oilsands Program at the Pembina Institute. She has worked with the Institute since 2006 on the cumulative environmental impacts of Canada’s oilsands development.
Jennifer is passionate about collaborative approaches to problem solving and enjoys working with a variety of actors in an effort to advance Canada’s transition to a clean energy future. She holds a master of science degree in ecosystem management from the University of Calgary and a bachelor of science in biological sciences with distinction from the University of Victoria. Outside of work, Jennifer recharges her batteries by exploring the backcountry of the Canadian Rockies on skis, bike or by foot.
Regulations can only save the day if they are enforced. Take a closer look at environmental management in the oilsands, and you’ll find too many cases where existing regulations are brushed off by oilsands operators, government agencies, or both.