Ms. Welsh holds a B. Comm. (Honours – Gold Medalist) from Queen’s University. Ms. Welsh has been an independent consultant since 2004.
From 2002 to 2004, she served as chief financial officer and corporate secretary of Radian Communication Services Corporation. Ms. Welsh has held a number of other senior financial positions, including CFO for Simvest Solutions, The Second Cup, and Canada Bread. She began her business career as a senior accountant with KPMG, subsequently holding management positions at Holt Rinehart & Winston of Canada Limited and Innopac Inc. Ms. Welsh earned her CPA ‐ CA designation in 1982; in 2008 she became an Institute Certified Director, Institute of Corporate Directors, and has served as a director or trustee for a number of organizations. Ms. Welsh also currently serves as Director and Audit Committee Chair for Pizza Pizza Royalty Corp.