In her role at Ontario Power Generation as a Senior Manager, Indigenous Relations, Christine John is able to live out her passion for supporting the development of relationships with Indigenous and non-Indigenous communities and brings an established network and experience in building effective partnerships through collaboration. Over the last two decades of working with community leaders and organizations across Ontario, Christine’s goal has been to increase the participation of Indigenous peoples in employment, procurement and engagement activities and to support industry awareness among Indigenous Nations and communities.
Christine has a Bachelor of Arts in Political Science and a Master’s Degree in Business and throughout her career, she has worked in various fields in the nuclear industry including Human Resources, Finance, Equity and Diversity, Corporate Social Responsibility, Communications, Public Education and Community & Indigenous Relations, which all lend to her approach and strategic vision. In addition to her professional role, she serves on community boards and coaches youth ice and ball hockey teams in and around Saugeen First Nation, where she lives with her family.
Through these roles, Ms. John aims to support youth development and community relationships with the goal of making a difference today so future generations will know a better world.