Phillips, Hager & North Centre for Financial Research
Distinguished Speaker Dinner
October 30, 2012 (Tuesday)
6:00 – 6:30 pm Reception
6:30 – 9:00pm Dinner & Talk
West Point Room
University Golf Club
5185 University Blvd., Vancouver BC V6T 1X5
This invitation is also available as a PDF file
Brenda Eaton, Corporate Director
Brenda Eaton is a corporate director serving on a number of Boards including Fortis BC, Powertech and Transelec. Prior to becoming a corporate director she held a variety of senior positions in finance, including four years as CFO at a health authority. She also served as Deputy Minister in a number of government departments. For four years, she was Deputy Minister to the Premier of British Columbia.
Ms. Eaton also serves on a number of not-for-profit Boards, including the Dalai Lama Center for Peace and Education (Chair), Canada West Foundation (Co-Chair), Max Bell Foundation, and the Canadian Institute for Advanced Research, and participates in several advisory positions.
Ms. Eaton has been awarded the Queen's Golden Jubilee Medal, has three times been named in the 100 Most Powerful Women in Canada, and in 2008 was voted Consumer Choice’s BC Businesswoman of the Year.
Ms. Eaton has Bachelor’s and Master’s degrees in Economics.
She is a regular speaker on performance management and Board Governance.