Lisa Colnett

Board Member at Northland Power Inc

Lisa Colnett is a Corporate Director and has held a series of senior executive roles for companies with global operations, including as Senior Vice President, Human Resources and Corporate Services, for Kinross Gold Corporation from 2008 to 2013. From 1996 to 2008, Ms. Colnett was a founding executive of Celestica, one of the world’s leading providers of electronics manufacturing services, serving as Senior Vice President, Human Resources, Senior Vice President and Chief Information Officer, and President of the Memory Division. Prior to that, was employed by IBM Canada from 1981 to 1996. Ms. Colnett is a Director of Parex Resources, where she is Chair of the Compensation and Human Resources committee, and a member of the HS&E and Reserves committee. She is also a Director of Parkland where she is Chair of the Human Resources and Governance committee, and a member of the Environmental, Sustainability and Governance committee.

Ms. Colnett holds a Bachelor of Business Administration from Ivey Business School at the University of Western Ontario and is a member of the Institute of Corporate Directors and a Institute of Corporate Directors’ designation (ICD.D).


  • Board Member

    Current role

  • Director, Audit Committee Member, Human Resources and Compensation Committee Member