Our Management Team
Our management team is comprised of New Brunswickers and long-time employees. Together, they’re working hard to make the right decisions for our customers today and tomorrow.
Gaëtan Thomas - President and CEO
Gaëtan Thomas was appointed President and CEO of NB Power in January 2010. Prior to his current position, Gaëtan served as Vice President of Nuclear. Gaëtan has a proven track record of close to 30 years of operations experience in many areas of our business including Generation, Transmission, Distribution and Customer Service.
Keith Cronkhite - Vice President, Generation and Business Development
Keith was named Vice President of Generation and Business Development in June 2012. In addition to his responsibilities for Generation (conventional), Energy Marketing & Fuel Procurement and Strategic Planning, Keith also leads the Supply Chain, Fleet and Reduce and Shift Demand (RASD) teams. Prior to his current position, Keith was Executive Director of Business Development and Strategic Advisor in April 2010 and was appointed Vice President of Shared Services (Acting) in February 2012. Keith has held various positions of increasing responsibility in operations and corporate departments at NB Power since joining in 1990. Prior to joining NB Power, he worked for the JD Irving Group in Sales and Marketing.
Darren Murphy - Vice President of Corporate Services and Chief Financial Officer
In June 2012, Darren was appointed as Vice President of Corporate Services and Chief Financial Officer. His areas of responsibility include Finance, Human Resources, Information Systems, Voice Services, Environment and Regulatory Affairs. Darren joined NB Power's executive team in 2007 and in addition to his current role has held a number of executive positions including Vice President of Distribution and Customer Service and Vice President of Transmission. He had worked for over 17 years in Distribution field operations before joining the executive team. Darren is a member of the Board of Directors for the Nuclear Waste Management Organization and the New Brunswick Investment Management Corporation.
Sherry Thomson - Vice President of Customer Service and Distribution
In March 2010, Sherry was named Vice President of Customer Service and Distribution. From April 2010 to September 2013, Transmission was also one of her responsibilities. Previously, Sherry was Director, Enterprise Risk Management, a position she held for three years. Sherry began her career with NB Power in 1984, and has held positions of increasing responsibility within NB Power’s Generation, Human Resources, Information Systems and Finance divisions.
Wanda Harrison - Corporate Secretary and General Counsel
Wanda was appointed corporate secretary and general counsel in 2002. She joined NB Power in 1989 as solicitor and co-ordinator of Regulatory Affairs and then served as senior solicitor. In 2012, in addition to her role as Corporate Secretary & General Counsel, she assumed responsibility for areas of Real Estate, Insurance, CADD/Print Shop, Facilities and Security.