President and Chief Executive Officer
On April 3, 2015, Mike Marsh was appointed President and Chief Executive Officer.
He joined SaskPower in 1991, following 12 years in the construction industry in Alberta and Saskatchewan. At SaskPower, he spent ten years in engineering and maintenance supervisory positions for Power Production before serving as the manager of business and financial planning in Corporate and Financial Services for six years. He was appointed Vice President of Transmission and Distribution in March 2007, and then Vice President of Operations & Chief Operations Officer in 2012.
Mr. Marsh attended the University of Saskatchewan, where he earned a Bachelor of Science degree in mechanical engineering. He later studied at Queen’s School of Business and earned a Master’s Degree in business administration. He is a member of the Association of Professional Engineers and Geoscientists of Saskatchewan.
He currently represents SaskPower as a Board Member of the Canadian Electricity Association (CEA), and has held positions as past Chair of the Transmission Council and on the Distribution Council and Occupational Health and Safety Task Group.
Mr. Marsh received the 2016 Industry Leader of the Year Award from Electricity Human Resources Canada. He is also a Past President of Canadian Progress Club – Regina Centre Chapter. In 2017, he joined the Board of Directors for the Shock Trauma Air Rescue Service (STARS). In 2018 Mr. Marsh was the University of Saskatchewan’s College of Engineering’s 42nd C.J. Mackenzie Distinguished Lecturer and an inductee to the Alumni Wall of Distinction.