Elizabeth Johnston, Alternate Commissioner

Elizabeth (Liz) Johnston, Canada Alternate Commissioner

Elizabeth Johnson is currently the Interim Director of Marketing for Perkins+Will and the Co-Founder and Chief Executive Officer of CrossPoint Strategies.

Previously, she was a Communications Consultant for Ledcor Construction Limited and the Director of Government Affairs West for Newalta Corporation, an oil recovery and recycling company. Ms. Johnson was also the Regional Marketing Manager (BC and Pacific Northwest US) for Stantec Consulting, the Program Manager for BC Hydro Power Smart.

Active in her community, she is a member of the BC Environmental Industry Association, the Zajac Ranch Foundation and past Co-Chair of the Canada Green Building Council. She was also a member of the Westcoast Women in Science, Engineering and Technology Advisory committee. Ms. Johnson completed the Private Public Partnerships program at the University of British Columbia, the Social Media and Engagement program at Simon Fraser University and an Executive Leadership Development program at Simon Fraser University.

Appointed in December, 2014