President & Chief Executive Officer
On April 3, 2015, Mike Marsh became President & Chief Executive Officer of SaskPower.
He joined SaskPower in 1991, following 12 years in the construction industry in Alberta and Saskatchewan. At SaskPower, Mr. Marsh has held several management positions in engineering, maintenance, business planning and corporate planning.
He was appointed to the SaskPower executive in 2007 as Vice-President of Transmission and Distribution. In 2012, he became Vice-President of Operations and Chief Operations Officer, responsible for all operational areas including Power Production, Transmission Services and Distribution Services.
Mr. Marsh holds a Bachelor of Science degree in mechanical engineering. He received it from the University of Saskatchewan. At Queen's School of Business, he earned a Master's Degree in business administration. He's a member of the Association of Professional Engineers and Geoscientists of Saskatchewan.
Mr. Marsh is the current Chair of the Canadian Electricity Association (CEA) Board of Directors. He has held a number of positions within the CEA, including serving as Past Chair of the CEA Transmission Council and a member of both the CEA Distribution Council and CEA Occupational Health and Safety Task Group. Mr. Marsh is also currently a member of the Board of Directors for the Canadian Nuclear Association.
Past Positions and Awards
- 2016 Industry Leader of the Year Award from Electricity Human Resources Canada
- Past President of Canadian Progress Club – Regina Centre Chapter
- Board of Directors – Shock Trauma Air Rescue Services (STARS)
- University of Saskatchewan's 42nd C.J. Mackenzie Distinguished Lecturer (2018)
- University of Saskatchewan's Alumni Wall of Distinction