Christie Stephenson is the Executive Director of the Peter P. Dhillon Centre for Business Ethics at the UBC Sauder School of Business. Prior to joining UBC Sauder, she spent more than 15 years in key roles at socially responsible and impact investing firms including Sustainalytics, NEI Investments (Ethical Funds) and Purpose Capital. She previously worked in politics, government and the non-profit sector.
Christie has more than two decades of diverse board experience, having served as a director of cooperatives, non-profit organizations and private companies. She currently serves as a corporate reporting judge for the Chartered Professional Accounts of Canada, a governance committee member at BlueShore Financial and a director of the Canadian Centre for International Justice and Philippe Kirsch Institute.
Christie has an undergraduate degree from University of Victoria and a graduate degree from McGill University, studied Chinese in Beijing, and is fluent in both Canada’s official languages.