OTTAWA — The Women’s Infrastructure Network (WIN) has announced that in-person ceremonies honouring the 2020 WIN award winners have been postponed due to the COVID-19 pandemic but that the winners will still be announced as scheduled April 23.
The WIN awards are intended to recognize the accomplishments of Canadian women in infrastructure.
A release noted the awards will be handed out in person at a later date.
The nominees are as follows:
OUTSTANDING LEADER SHORT LIST
- Cheryl Nelms, general manager of project delivery, Metro Vancouver
- Joanna Ankersmit, director general, Laboratories Canada Programme, Public Service and Procurement Canada
- Karla Avis-Birch, vice-president, GO Stations Capital Delivery, Metrolinx
- Marie-Noel Ouellet, head of infrastructure debt, Caisse de depot et placement du Quebec
- Melinda Nycholat, vice-president, operations for procurement, Defence Construction Canada
- Olivia MacAngus, chief development officer, Colliers Project Leaders
- Toni Rossi, president, Real Estate Division, Infrastructure Ontario
EMERGING LEADER SHORT LIST
- Aline Bennett, wastewater engineer, WSP Canada Group
- Anna Brighton, vice-president, RBC Capital Markets
- Christine Tschetter, director of project services, RAM Engineering
- Diana Nada, senior manager for infrastructure and capital projects advisory, Deloitte
- Lindsay Wright, senior manager, KPMG LLP
- Marie-Elen Cote, transportation engineer, Stantec.