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Chair CANADA POST Cor­po­rate Di­rec­tor TRICON CAP­I­TAL GROUP; CIDEL BANK CANADA; THE CALGARY FOUN­DA­TION

A sea­soned di­rec­tor with deep ex­pe­ri­ence in strate­gic change lead­er­ship, Sian Matthews was rec­og­nized as one of Canada’s top lawyers and led a tax prac­tice group in one of the coun­try’s largest law firms be­fore tran­si­tion­ing to a ca­reer as a cor­po­rate di­rec­tor in 2009. She’s been rec­og­nized for her schol­arly con­tri­bu­tions to law over the past 30 years, au­thor­ing le­gal pa­pers, pre­sent­ing at in­ter­na­tional and na­tional con­fer­ences and work­ing as a ses­sional in­struc­tor at the Univer­sity of Calgary law school.

“If you are not go­ing to raise your voice, you should not have a seat at the ta­ble. You are there to add value and a thought­ful, well-con­sid­ered view, es­pe­cially when it chal­lenges or­tho­dox think­ing, is sim­ply do­ing your job.”

“Cleopa­tra — one of my hero­ines. I would tell Mark Antony to hit the road!”

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