Jenna joined COSIA in October 2014, coming from the Canadian Association of Petroleum Producers where she was Manager of Climate Change Policy and then Manager, Environmental Policy for four years.
Previous to that experience, she worked in environmental policy positions in Ontario – developing Durham Region’s Climate Change Strategy and holding Senior Policy Advisor positions the Ontario Ministry of Research and Innovation. Before she moved into policy, Jenna wrote and edited high school science and math textbooks as well as worked at York University and George Brown College as contract faculty teaching science courses.
Jenna completed her undergraduate education at the University of Toronto with a double major in Psychology and Anthropology. She followed this with a PhD in Evolutionary Biology (Zoology) and, as a finale, an MBA, both from York University.