Elisa joined Marine Renewables Canada in 2012 to support and strengthen collaboration in the Atlantic region. In her current role as executive director, Elisa plays a key role in working with industry, the supply chain, research community, and government to advance marine renewable energy development.
Elisa brings a range of experience and expertise in the marine renewable energy sector, having also held roles at the Fundy Ocean Research Center for Energy (FORCE) and Nova Scotia Department of Energy. She also spent several years in the private sector, specialized in communications and marketing.
Elisa holds a Bachelor of Arts in English and a Masters in Public Administration from Dalhousie University.