BC Hydro CEO Fired
Prince George, B.C. – A big change at BC Hydro.
This as BC Hydro’s Board of Directors fired CEO Jessica McDonald today.
In a statement the Board thanked her “for her exemplary leadership and dedicated service” along with her “unwavering commitment to excellence.”
Chris O’Reilly is BC Hydro’s new president. No word yet on who will be named the new CEO.
McDonald was hired in 2014 and earned $525,000 last year.
No details yet on what her severance package will look like.
The move comes just days after the NDP took office.
McDonald was formerly the deputy minister to former premier Gordon Campbell.