Candidate for President, Jennifer Enns, P.Eng.*


Candidate Overview

  • Proven, practical, and change-oriented leader committed to quality and sustainable professional practice, with engineering and management experience in the public and private sectors
  • Strategic thinker with broad service to the professions, including APEGA Council, Audit Committee, Policy & Standards Task Force, Practice Review Board, and the Consulting Engineers of Alberta
  • Extensive community service including schools, regional and national science fairs, science journalism, Alberta Association of Architects, and Schulich School of Engineering Faculty Council

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Personal Statement

Jennifer is a civil engineering Carleton University graduate. Her broad career of over 35 years spans both public and private sectors, including engineering economics at Bell Canada, as a transportation engineering consultant, and The City of Calgary’s Manager for Corporate Engineering & Energy focusing on sustainable buildings, energy efficiency, renewable energy, and professional practice.

A strong supporter of self-regulation, Jennifer’s diverse background, extensive experience, and strong business sense are assets to APEGA Council. Concerned about the loss of value of the professions and the potential erosion of public trust, Jennifer is a strong advocate for clear communications, standards and policies supporting the strength of our professions and their role in safeguarding public safety.

Jennifer’s values include giving back to the professions and community, leaving things better than she found them. A committed and tireless volunteer she has demonstrated her “get-it-done” and practical approach in her career and in many volunteer committees and leadership roles. Jennifer challenges the status quo, pushes for continual improvement, and value for money. Not afraid of a challenge, she has taken on leadership roles in many organizations and brought about positive changes and improved customer value. Jennifer delivers creativity and strategic leadership to meet all challenges.

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