Dawn de Lima

Chief Officer — Business & Operational Services

Dawn de Lima is responsible for leading Business and Operational Services, as well as Information Technology, Corporate Communications, Supply Chain Management, Corporate Security and Building Administration. She directs the design and successful implementation of standards across the organization, is focused on the execution of a long-term plan that ensures the agility to serve large-scale industrial and utility customers, ensures we maintain strong relationships with internal and external stakeholders, safeguards the company’s reputation and ensures that both our cyber and corporate security practices are best-in-class.

Since joining TransAlta in 2006, Dawn has served in a number of leadership positions including Chief Administrative Officer, Chief Human Resources and Communications Officer, Vice-President of Supply Chain and Vice-President of Human Resources.

Prior to joining TransAlta, Dawn spent nearly two decades as a business leader in human resources and communications, holding senior positions in Bell Canada and Norigen Communications. Currently, she sits as the Chair of the Board for Junior Achievement Canada.

Dawn holds a Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of Calgary and a Masters of Business Administration from Queen’s University.