Senior Vice President, Corporate Affairs
Reporting to the Chief Executive Officer, Ms. Annesley is responsible for the development of Husky’s strategies and engagement approach with internal and external business stakeholders on sensitive or high profile issues having potential for significant strategic business and reputation impact.
Career History and Key Accomplishments
Ms. Annesley joined Husky as Senior Vice President of Corporate Affairs in May 2017 and is responsible for the development of Husky’s strategies and engagement approach with internal and external business stakeholders on sensitive or high profile issues having potential for significant strategic business and reputation impact. She is also responsible for developing relationships and communicating corporate initiatives to investors, governments, Indigenous communities, stakeholders, and employees in a transparent and effective manner.
Prior to joining Husky, Janet was Chief of Staff to Canada’s Minister of Natural Resources in Ottawa. From 1999 to 2009 she worked at Shell in a variety of Corporate, Downstream and Oil Sands communications, stakeholder engagement and government relations roles. She also served as Vice President of Communications at the Canadian Association of Petroleum Producers, which represents Canada’s upstream oil and gas industry.
Ms. Annesley holds a Bachelor of Applied Communications degree from Mount Royal College, and Masters of Business Administration degrees from Queen’s University and Cornell University.
Professional Memberships, Associations and Designations
Ms. Annesley is an Accredited Business Communicator and Gold Quill Award winner with the International Association of Business Communicators. She has served on a number of Calgary-area not-for-profit boards, including the Calgary Elizabeth Fry Society, the Calgary Counselling Centre and the Friends of Kananaskis.