Merin Coutts joined the Board of Directors in February 2014. Mrs. Coutts is the CEO of Merin Coutts Management Consulting, where she specializes in organizational effectiveness and change management solutions as well as governance and strategic planning facilitation.
In addition to her role on the SaskPower Board of Directors, Mrs. Coutts is the Chair of the Community Consultative Committee, incoming Vice-Chair and a Board Director of the Saskatoon Airport Authority.
Mrs. Coutts holds a Bachelor of Commerce from the University of Saskatchewan as well as a Chartered Director’s designation, a joint venture between the DeGroote School of Business and the Conference Board of Canada. She also holds a Chartered Professional Accountants (CPA-CMA) designation.
Mrs. Coutts has served on the boards of Saskatchewan Government Insurance (SGI), the Saskatoon Regional Development Authority and Gardiner Dam Terminal Ltd. Prior to starting her consulting practice, she held a number of leadership positions in the telecommunications, cable and broadcast industries in Saskatchewan, including the role of Regional Manager for Shaw Communications Inc.’s Saskatchewan division.