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Ms. Lisa Skakun
Biography and Memberships
Lisa Skakun is the General Counsel and Corporate Secretary with Coast Capital Savings Credit Union. Previously, she was the Senior Corporate Counsel with Schneider Electric Canada Inc. formerly Xantrex Technology Inc. and an Associate, Corporate and Securities with Farris, Vaughan, Wills and Murphy LLP. Active in the community, Ms. Skakun is a Co-Chair of the Leaders Cabinet with the Canadian Breast Cancer Foundation and a member of the Securities Law Advisory Committee with the BC Securities Commission. In the past, she has served as Chair of the BC Business Law Section with the Canadian Bar Association and an Honourary Chair of the United Way Campaign at Coast Capital Savings. In 2011, Ms. Skakun was the recipient of the Rising Star Award with the PEAK Award¿s Association of Women in Finance and the recipient of the Tomorrow¿s Leader Award with the Western Canada General Counsel Awards. She holds her Bachelor of Arts in History and her Bachelor of Laws from the University of British Columbia; the Finance for Senior Executives program from the Harvard Business School; and her Master of Laws from Osgoode Hall Law School at York University.
Current Board Membership Appointed
University - Kwantlen Polytechnic University 31 July 2014