Ms. Beverlee Park is a senior executive with management and board experience in the following industry sectors: forest products, shipping, mining, transportation, real estate, and electricity generation/transmission. Having provided strong leadership at the Board, CEO, COO and CFO level in publicly-traded, private and Crown corporations, Bev has a breadth of experience in an array of operating environments and domestic and offshore markets with specific experience leading shareholder value creation, long term strategic repositioning, operational excellence, risk management, regulatory issues, restructuring and acquisitions/divestitures.
Bev sits on several boards, including TransAlta Corporation, Teekay LNG Partners (Chair, Audit Committee), Silver Standard Resources Inc and InTransit BC. From 2003 – 2010 Bev was a Board member of BC Transmission Corp (Chair, Audit Committee). Prior to taking on these Board roles, Bev spent seventeen years of her career with TimberWest Forest Corp where she was most recently COO.
Over the past 25 years, Bev has served on seven community and association Boards, chairing two of those Boards and chairing three Audit and Finance Committees as well as having served on the Premier’s Roundtable on Forestry.
Bev holds a B.Comm with distinction from McGill University, an MBA from the Simon Fraser University Executive program and is a Chartered Accountant. In 2011, Bev was elected a Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of BC.
Bev has been recognized in the wider business community as one of Canada’s Top 100 Most Powerful Women in 2010; she also received the Excellence in the Private Sector Award from the Association of Women in Finance in 2011.