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​Barbara Meens Thistle - Vice President, Central Services

Barbara Meens Thistle

Barbara Meens is the VP of Central Services at the Insurance Corporation of British Columbia. For more than twenty years, Barbara has held senior positions across Canada at organizations including ICBC, Emera (an energy company), BC Hydro, Intrawest and Westcoast Energy (now Spectra Energy).

Barbara was also a consultant for several years, with a practice that focused on major human resources and change management initiatives in the public sector, energy industry and health care. She actively participates in a variety of personal and professional volunteer activities such as the Vancouver Board of Trade Leadership of Tomorrow Mentoring program, Canadian Women’s Foundation, BCHRMA and the Conference Board of Canada HR Council.