Julie Griffiths, MSc, PGeo

Julie is the Quality, Sustainability and Environmental Program Coordinator for Shaw Renewables, a division of The Shaw Group Limited. Shaw Renewables operates two pellet plants, one that produces industrial pellets in New Brunswick, and one that produces primarily residential pellets in Nova Scotia. Julie leads Renewables’ quality and sustainability programs, dust and fire prevention initiatives, and works on a multitude of continuous improvement projects. She has a Master of Science from Dalhousie University and has gained a keen eye for constant improvement, safety, and process efficiency from continuous education in Lean and Leadership Development. Julie has worked across several industries and has settled into the wood pellet sector. She is currently the Chair for Wood Pellet Association of Canada’s (WPAC) Safety Committee.