CELA Appoints Theresa McClenaghan as Executive Director

Dec 10 2007

The Board of Directors of the Canadian Environmental Law Association is pleased to announce the appointment of Theresa McClenaghan as Executive Director.  Theresa has just returned to CELA after eighteen months as the provincial environment Minister’s senior policy advisor for water issues, where she was responsible for overseeing the passage of the Clean Water Act, the Sustaining and Safeguarding Ontario’s Water Act, implementation of the remaining recommendations of the Walkerton Inquiry and other water initiatives.  Prior to that, Theresa was Counsel at CELA, from 1998 to 2006, and has been practicing environmental law in Ontario in various capacities for over twenty years. All of CELA’s Board members, staff, clients and colleagues welcome Theresa’s return in her new capacity as Executive Director.