Meet the Emera New Brunswick Team. We work hard to ensure the Brunswick Pipeline is operated safely, securely and efficiently.

John MacIsaac

John MacIsaac

Director of Legal and Regulatory Affairs

As Director of Legal and Regulatory Affairs for Emera New Brunswick, John has management responsibility and oversight for all legal matters and regulatory compliance on behalf of the company.

Prior to joining ENB in August 2016, John was Senior Solicitor for Emera Newfoundland & Labrador and the Maritime Link Project. Prior to joining Emera, John was Corporate Counsel for a large privately-held industrial company.

John is also a Professional Engineer (P.Eng.) having practiced primarily in the upstream oil and gas industry. He holds a B.Sc., Dipl. in Engineering and an LLB from Dalhousie University. He also holds a B.Eng. from the Technical University of Nova Scotia.

 

 
Robin Condon

Robin Condon

Director of Health, Safety, Environment & Security

Robin is a Certified Safety Specialist who is responsible for developing programs to care for the health, safety and security of our people, the public and the environment. She has over 20 years of industrial experience in various areas of health, safety, emergency planning and environmental management.

Prior to joining Emera New Brunswick in September 2016, Robin was the Manager of Health & Safety, Radiation Protection, Health Physics and Wellness at NB Power’s Point Lepreau Generating Station.

In her spare time, Robin likes to hike, paddle board, and laugh with her family.

 
Craig Arbeau

Craig Arbeau

Manager of Operations and Engineering

Joining the Emera New Brunswick team in September 2016, Craig is dedicated to ensuring Brunswick Pipeline’s ongoing safe operation. He is a Professional Engineer with more than 15 years of experience in the oil and gas industry.

Originally from Miramichi, NB, Craig is a graduate of the University of New Brunswick (B.Sc., Chemical Engineering). He worked in Calgary for a number of years, in consulting and operations roles where he specialized in the design, construction and operation of oil and gas pipelines and processing facilities.

In 2008, Craig was fortunate to have the opportunity to move back to New Brunswick so that he and his wife could raise their family in their home province. Busy with two young boys, Craig is also very active in the community. He coaches both hockey and basketball and sits as a director with the Kennebecasis Valley Basketball Association.

 
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Melanie Hartt

Regulatory Compliance Manager

Melanie Hartt joined Emera New Brunswick in February 2015 as Regulatory Compliance Manager. Melanie brings several years of regulatory compliance experience from the seafood and aquaculture industries, with a focus on food safety regulation.

A graduate from the University of New Brunswick Saint John, Melanie has a Bachelor of Science degree in Marine Biology and a Graduate Diploma in Aquaculture from the Marine Institute of Newfoundland.

Melanie currently sits on the Board of Directors and is President of the Sunbury West Headstart Preschool Non-Profit program in Fredericton Junction.

 
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Nina MacKinnon

Public Relations Manager

Joining the team in May 2014, Nina is responsible for all aspects of Emera New Brunswick's public engagement and communications strategy, including community relations events, stakeholder engagement, public safety campaigns, sponsorships and donations. She is also responsible for Emera New Brunswick’s engagement with First Nations communities.

Nina has completed the Energy Fundamentals for Leaders program from the Saint John College at the University of New Brunswick Saint John. She has received her Bachelor Degree in Political Science from the University of Utah and her Master’s Degree in International Relations from the University of Vienna in Austria. Nina has interned at the United Nations in Vienna, and is fluent in German and Bosnian.

Nina enjoys travel and spending time with her husband and toddler twin boys.

 
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Bethany Kennedy

Management Systems Manager

Bethany joined Emera New Brunswick in January 2017. She is responsible for the overall development, continuous improvement and maintenance of all ENB management systems.

Prior to joining Emera New Brunswick, Bethany worked as Health and Safety Manager, then Compliance and Security Manager, at Atlantic Towing Limited. She also held past roles with Irving Oil Limited – Refining Division. Bethany has extensive experience in Process Safety, Health and Safety, and Quality and Compliance within the oil and gas and marine transportation industries.

Bethany’s educational background includes computer science and business administration. She also has certificates in areas including security, process safety, ISM, ISO 9001, 14001 and OHSAS 18001. She is a certified change manager in PROSCI and has also taken part in Six Sigma Training. Bethany is an avid outdoor enthusiast. She lives in a country setting on a lake with her family and horses and enjoys boating. Bethany is also an active volunteer at the Cambridge-Narrows Community School.

 
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Charlene Stone

Pipeline Coordinator

Charlene joined Emera New Brunswick as Pipeline Coordinator on January 1, 2017. She is responsible for providing administrative support for Brunswick Pipeline operations.

Charlene previously worked in a similar role at Spectra Energy for close to six years. She has a diverse professional background with past roles in tourism, software development and law office administration. She holds a Bachelor of Arts from Mount Saint Vincent University and a Computer Systems Analyst certificate from Halifax’s Information Technology Institute.

A native of Nova Scotia, Charlene lives with her partner in the Fredericton area. In her spare time, she enjoys making jewelry, playing with her cats and learning to play guitar.

Janice Legere

Janice Legere

Administrative Assistant

Janice Legere joined the Emera New Brunswick team as Administrative Assistant in March 2017.

Jan comes to us with over 20 years of experience in various administrative roles. Most recently, Jan was Executive Assistant at Lorneville Mechanical. Prior to that role, she worked at Master Mechanical Contractors as an administrative assistant for 14 years.

A Saint John native, Jan enjoys teaching yoga and spending time with family, especially her three grandchildren.