President, Canadian International Avenues Ltd.
Panelist: Supply Chain Resilience
Sandra, first elected to the Ontario Legislature in 1995, was appointed to Cabinet in 2003 and has represented Windsor for 16 years. She served most of her years in Cabinet as Minister of Industry and Trade. Sandra chose to enter the private sector by launching her own management consulting firm, focusing on strategy development, government relations and communications. She sits on the board of Martinrea International Inc, on the C.D. Howe National Council and is also a Board member of the St. Elizabeth Foundation Board of Directors. Sandra’s ongoing commitment to community betterment and mentoring women who aspire to lead, led to her receiving the Women’s Executive Network’s (WXN) 2014 Top 100 Canada’s Most Powerful Women award. She was recently awarded the Businesswoman of the Year by the ICCO in Toronto and the 2016 Innovation and Global Growth Award by the Bank of Montreal.