Paul Sanford

Board of Directors

Paul Sanford


Managing Leader, Environmental Services at Stantec Consulting

Paul is the Managing Leader for Stantec’s Environmental Services team in Atlantic Canada and former Board Chair of the Maritimes Energy Association.  

He has over 30 years of leadership, management, engineering, and business development experience in the consulting services, utility, energy and environmental industries.

Paul has been working in and supporting the energy sector in Atlantic Canada during his career with Nova Scotia Power, Envirosystems, and Stantec.

He is passionate about the potential climate change and economic opportunities for energy transition and Net Zero planning in Atlantic Canada.  

Paul holds a Bachelor of Engineering in Industrial Engineering from Dalhousie University, Masters of Business Administration from Saint Mary’s University, and is a Registered Professional Engineer in Nova Scotia.