General Counsel and Corporate Secretary
Ms. Howell is the General Counsel and Corporate Secretary. Prior to joining AltaGas Canada Inc. in May 2019, Ms. Howell was Senior Legal Counsel at Simplex Legal LLP from 2018-2019 and prior thereto she held legal positions at Veresen Inc. from 2010-2017, most recently as Senior Legal Counsel and Corporate Secretary. Prior to Veresen Inc., Ms. Howell was legal counsel at Newalta Corporation from 2007-2010 and an associate at McCarthy Tétrault LLP from 2004-2006. Each of Ms. Howell’s positions has involved broad experience in corporate and commercial legal functions with significant focus on governance, securities and financings, public company disclosure and compliance and acquisitions and divestitures. Ms. Howell has a Bachelor of Arts (2000) from the University of Calgary, a Bachelor of Law (with Distinction, 2003) from the University of Saskatchewan and was called to the Alberta Bar in 2004.