Mary Anne Aldred

Mary Anne Aldred

Chief Operating Officer & General Counsel

This office is responsible for all aspects of the organization’s corporate operations. It also includes legal services, strategic policy development and evaluation, business planning and the Registrar’s office.

Mary Anne Aldred joined the Ontario Energy Board as General Counsel in November 2006. She was appointed Chief Operating Officer in November 2017. Prior to joining the OEB, Mary Anne was a lawyer and regulatory affairs advisor for over 12 years with Hydro One and the former Ontario Hydro where she held the roles of Assistant General Counsel, Senior Legal Counsel and Director, Transmission Regulation. Mary Anne has provided legal counsel and leadership on a range of issues, including rates and facilities applications made to the OEB and has provided advice on aligning regulatory strategy with business goals, on government relations, administrative law and civil litigation. Mary Anne obtained her Law degree at the University of Western Ontario and was called to the Bar of Ontario in 1986.