Brandy Giannetta is a Senior Director with the Canadian Renewable Energy Association, a new industry association serving as the voice for wind energy, solar energy and energy storage solutions that will power Canada’s energy future. Brandy leads the association’s Ontario and Atlantic Canada based members working to create the conditions for a modern energy system through stakeholder advocacy and public engagement.
Prior to this, she served for eight years as the Ontario Regional Director with the Canadian Wind Energy Association. Brandy was a member of the Advisory Board of Women in Renewable Energy (WiRE) for its first five years and is active in many IESO Stakeholder forums.
Brandy has served as Government Relations Manager at the largest provincial hospitality industry association in Canada. She also worked as a political staffer at Queen’s Park for eight years before leaving to join the ecoENERGY sector in Ontario, administering NRCan’s Retrofit for Homes Program and the Ontario Home Energy Savings Program.
Brandy studied at the University of Ottawa and the University of Windsor and has a Bachelor of Arts in Political Science and a Master of Arts in Political Science and Public Policy.