Sherri Brillon continues as Executive Vice-President & Chief Financial Officer and her role will be focused on capital allocation and building financial strength and flexibility. Sherri's career at Encana has been marked by numerous achievements including senior roles in corporate and operations planning, supply management, land management and investor relations. Sherri directs the financial operations of the company and ensures Encana has the financial resources in place to enable the execution of our strategy. Since joining one of Encana's predecessor companies in 1985, Sherri's achievements include key leadership roles in the company's most significant milestones including the structuring of the $22.5 billion merger that created Encana in 2002 and restructuring Encana into a pure play natural gas company in 2009. Her expertise on investment opportunities and resource allocation has been pivotal as the company continues to sharpen its focus on oil and liquids-rich opportunities.
Sherri's professional accomplishments include recognition as one of Canada's Most Powerful Women: Top 100 Hall of Fame. She has also been recognized by the Women of Influence organization and received the 2010 Driven Trailblazers award recognizing Calgary's women in energy. Sherri graduated from the University of Calgary in 1981 and is a past director of the Canadian Chamber of Commerce. She and her family reside in Calgary.