As Executive VP, Business Development, Julia leads the business development function, including project origination, for both solar and storage, across North America. She has over 15 years of experience, including with Stantec, in all phases of the renewable energy project lifecycle, and has managed the feasibility review, design, permitting and construction of over 900 MW of potential renewable energy projects across North America. She leads teams dynamically through all phases of project development and applies a client-focused management style combined with a strong knowledge of energy policies to ensure that project challenges are overcome and objectives are successfully realized. She has a Bachelor of Applied Sciences in Systems Design Engineering from the University of Waterloo and is a licensed professional engineer.