About Us

The Canadian Energy Centre’s mandate is to promote Canada as the supplier of choice for the world’s growing demand for responsibly produced energy. It is an independent provincial corporation that is primarily supported by the Government of Alberta’s industry-funded Technology, Innovation and Emissions Reduction (TIER) fund.


Tom Olsen, Chief Executive Officer and Managing Director

Steve Rennick, Executive Director, Operations

Deborah Jaremko, Executive Director, Content


Abbie Adene, Executive Assistant and Office Administrator

Ven Venkatachalam, Ph.D., CPA, Director of Research

Shawn Logan, Director of Advocacy and Engagement

Cody Ciona, Content Producer and Website Coordinator