President and CEO
Ms. Lesley Gallinger is the President & CEO of Elexicon Energy Inc., the fourth largest municipally owned utility in Ontario. Most recently Ms. Gallinger served as Vice-President, Chief Strategy and Financial Officer of the Electrical Safety Authority where she led the development of a sustainable resource model for a Provincial scope safety organization with achievements in enterprise risk management, revitalization projects and improved investment performance.
Ms. Gallinger previously served as Vice-President, Corporate and Regulatory Affairs and Chief Financial Officer at the Oakville Hydro Corporation, and prior to that in various financial management roles. Ms. Gallinger has served on the Audit and Finance Committees for several boards and chairs the Pension committee for one.
She holds a Master of Business Administration from the Schulich School of Business, is a Chartered Professional Accountant (CMA) and a Certified Public Accountant (Illinois) and has completed the Chartered Director and Audit Committee Certified program at the DeGroote School of Business, McMaster University.