Location: Victoria, BC
Director since: January 6, 2014
Latest date for retirement: January 6, 2020
Appointed by: Board
Positions Held: Chair, Strategic Advisory Committee
Brenda Eaton is a seasoned corporate director serving as the Chair of Transelec; Vice Chair of the project board overseeing the construction of Victoria's new sewage treatment plant; and a director for BC Ferries, Westland Insurance, and LifeLabs.
Prior to becoming a corporate director, Brenda held a variety of senior finance positions in the B.C. Government. She also served as Deputy Minister of three government departments: Finance, Energy and Social Services. For four years, she was Deputy Minister to the Premier of British Columbia, and prior to that, was CFO at a health authority.
Brenda has been awarded the Queen's Golden Jubilee Medal, WXN's 100 Most Powerful Women in Canada, voted Consumer Choice’s BC Businesswoman of the Year and the University of Victoria Distinguished Alumni award.