Enbridge Gas Inc.
Kaella-Marie Earle is an Anishinaabekwe from Wiikwemkoong Unceded Territory and Aroland First Nation. She is currently employed as an EIT at Enbridge Gas Inc. in Engineering Construction where she manages construction and integrity of natural gas pipelines. She is additionally employed as Vice-Chairperson of the Indigenous Advisory Committee of the Canada Energy Regulator, working with a team of Indigenous leaders across Canada to advise the Board of Directors on building strategy for the inclusion of Indigenous people in energy as well as the implementation of UNDRIP. She holds an Advanced Diploma in Chemical Engineering Technology from Cambrian College as well as a Bachelor of Chemical Engineering from Laurentian University. Ms. Earle’s career goal is to weave her Anishinaabe cultural values into her engineering work in a way that will lead the oil and gas industry to a lower carbon energy future. Ms. Earle delivers regular speaking engagements to advocate for Indigenous people and women in energy and is the Director and Founder of Maamiwi Gibeshiwin Indigenous cultural training and allyship retreat. Ms. Earle also served as a former member of the NWMO Indigenous Council of Youth and Elders, in addition to serving as previous Co-Chair of the Indigenous Inclusion Committee for the Young Pipeliners Association of Canada.