Julie Pezzack

Principal and Vice President, Corporate Sustainability Practice
, BAH, MES
+1.613.241.1001, ext. 237

Julie is one of Stratos’ principals and Vice President of the firm’s Corporate Sustainability Practice. She works with companies and industry associations to more effectively integrate environmental, social and governance (ESG) considerations into their overall strategy, management and performance measurement.

Julie specializes in ESG management, stakeholder and Indigenous engagement, and disclosure. She has particular expertise in designing and facilitating multi-stakeholder engagement processes on a range of issues, as well as providing advice that adds value to clients as they enhance their ESG management, performance measurement and disclosure practices.

Examples of Julie’s clients include: Canadian Council for Aboriginal Business (CCAB), Canada Green Building Council (CaGBC), Canadian Energy Pipeline Association (CEPA), Enbridge, NWT Board Forum, Royal Bank of Canada (RBC) and Syncrude Canada Ltd.

“My clients are looking to address challenges and prepare for future success,” she says. “The range of issues we tackle together makes my job so interesting – it’s dynamic and constantly evolving.”

Joined Stratos: 2000

Specialty: Environmental, social and governance (ESG) management, stakeholder and Indigenous engagement, performance measurement and disclosure  

Prior Work Experience:

  • Environmental Management Consultant, Jacques Whitford Environment Ltd.
  • Community Development Research Analyst, African Medical and Research Foundation (AMREF) (research placement), East Africa
  • Associate, The Municipality of Metropolitan Toronto, Chairman’s Department

Education:

  • Master of Environmental Studies, Dalhousie University, 1998
  • Bachelor of Arts (Hons.), Political Science, Queen’s University, 1992

What Julie offers:
As Stratos’ Vice President of Corporate Sustainability, Julie has a comprehensive understanding of the complex environmental, social and economic issues affecting the corporate sector today.

Her consulting expertise encompasses the full range of services organizations require to more effectively integrate ESG considerations into their overall strategy, management and performance measurement.

She is particularly adept at designing and facilitating multi-stakeholder engagement processes and working with Stratos clients to enhance their management and disclosure practices related to a range of environmental, social and economic issues.

Julie is also certified by the ISO as a Lead Auditor and has taken Sustainability Assurance Training as part of the international Certification Program for Sustainability Assurance Practitioner (CSAP), developed by AccountAbility and the International Register of Certified Auditors (IRCA) in London, England.

Julie’s services include:

  • Strategy
  • Management systems
  • Performance management
  • Stakeholder and Indigenous engagement
  • Disclosure and communications
  • Facilitation and training
  • Sustainability program design and implementation

Examples of Julie’s clients include: Canadian Council for Aboriginal Business (CCAB), Canada Green Building Council (CaGBC), Canadian Energy Pipeline Association (CEPA), Enbridge, NWT Board Forum, Royal Bank of Canada (RBC) and Syncrude Canada Ltd.

Julie describes Stratos as committed to providing “quality tailored solutions.” Plus, she says, “I work with a great team of people, which keeps it fun.”