2014 Recipient – Maureen Jensen

Maureen Jensen’s exceptional talents in management and leadership propelled her to a current role Executive Director of the Ontario Securities Commission (OSC), as Executive Director and Chief Administrative Officer. After graduating from the University of Toronto with a degree in geology in 1979, she advanced quickly from field work, underground mapping, vice president of exploration and eventually to President and CEO of a junior mining company, all at a time when there were very few women at the corporate level in mining and exploration. In 1998, she took on a new series of challenges, starting as Director Mining Services with the TSX, and developed expertise in mineral industry public policy development, corporate governance, education and research, and financing while maintaining her commitment to the current and future well being of Canada’s mining and exploration industry.

2014 Trailblazer Award Winner - Maureen Jensen