Vice-President, Human Resources and Safety
Kathy joined the SaskPower family in November 2017 as Vice-President, Human Resources and Safety. Prior to that, she held senior leadership positions in human resources (HR) at the Co-op Refinery Complex and Kramer Ltd. (Finning). At both organizations, Kathy built high-functioning teams and significantly increased the performance and credibility of the HR partnership with the business.
Before 2012, Kathy resided in Calgary, AB and held leadership positions in both HR and Operations at Canadian Pacific Railway (CP). She was with CP for 11 years and was provided numerous rewarding opportunities that were critical in building her unique career foundation.
Ms. McCrum has a Bachelor of Business Administration from the University of Regina. In 2014, she completed the Team Effectiveness Coaching Program from Concordia University. Kathy completed her Professional and Personal Coach Certification Executive Coaching Program from Concordia University in 2017. Kathy received her Chartered Professional in Human Resources designation in 2013, allowing her to stay current with her professional peers in the HR field.
Ms. McCrum enjoys exercising, laughing and listening to music. She spends most of her spare time with her husband Colan, her two kids and two labradoodles. She is passionate about heritage buildings and lives in one of the oldest homes in Regina. Kathy’s favourite places to travel are to Northern Saskatchewan, Costa Rica and Nashville.
Board and Volunteer Positions
- Member, Board of Directors, Regina Exhibition Association Limited (REAL)
- Chair, Human Resources Committee, REAL
- Member, Human Resources Committee, Canadian Electricity Association
- Member, Board of Directors, Safe Saskatchewan
- Certified fitness instructor