Senior Vice President, General Counsel and Corporate Secretary
Suzanne Hathaway is Senior Vice President, General Counsel and Corporate Secretary at Maple Leaf Foods. As a member of Maple Leaf Foods’ senior executive team, Ms. Hathaway has responsibility for a diverse portfolio, including Maple Leaf Foods’ legal affairs and corporate governance, as well as communications and public affairs. Prior to joining Maple Leaf Foods, Ms. Hathaway was Senior Vice President, General Counsel and Corporate Secretary of a large Canadian midstream energy company based in Calgary. Earlier in her career, she spent over 10 years in communications and government relations, working with municipal, provincial and federal levels of government.
Ms. Hathaway is a Member of the Law Society of Alberta and the Law Society of Ontario. She sits on the Independent Review Committee of Alberta Treasury Branches Investment Management and previously served two terms on the Board of Governors of Bow Valley College. She is also the author of the history book “Serving Martha and Henry: Rural Municipal Government in Alberta, 1983 – 1998.”
Ms. Hathaway holds a Bachelor of Arts in Political Science, a Master of Communications Studies and a Bachelor of Laws, all from the University of Calgary.