Lauren has over 20 years of domestic and international experience in the energy industry where she has held facilities, environmental, development, commercial and engineering technical roles. She has extensive experience in project management, strategy development and managing budgets. Lauren joined on at Suncor in 2017 as Manager of Development and Engineering, Renewables where she worked on wind and solar projects. She has recently moved to a new role as Manager, Central Development where she leads a team responsible for development of medium complexity oil sand projects throughout the Wood Buffalo Region. Prior to her work at Suncor, she was Director, Petro Chad Transport, a pipeline company at Glencore E&P Inc. and Director, Asset Management at Caracal Energy Inc. which had assets in Chad Africa. Lauren has a Bachelor of Engineering from the University of Victoria and is a registered engineer in the Province of Alberta. In her spare time, you would find her skiing with her family in Fernie BC.