Lori Harnack

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Executive Vice President

Lori joined Cognera in June 2002. In her current role as Executive Vice President, she is responsible for regulatory oversight and product development as well as all of Cognera’s future growth initiatives. Additionally, she provides commercial expertise for operations, rate structuring, and consulting.

Prior to joining Cognera, Lori was employed at Enron Canada Corp. helping to build the retail gas and electricity business. This involved designing and implementing business processes, managing power operations, budgeting and financial planning, developing sales contracts, structuring complex deals, and hiring and training personnel. After the retail business sold, Lori spent a number of months at ENMAX Encompass assisting in the acquisition integration. Additionally, Lori has a number of years of consulting experience with Bain and Company, a strategy consulting firm.

Lori attended the University of Calgary where she received her Bachelor of Commerce with a Finance concentration. Upon graduation, she was ranked #1 in her class and was named the 1997 gold medal recipient for the Management Faculty.