Alyssa Haunholter joined the North West Refining team in 2008 as Vice President of Government & Stakeholder Relations and has been working closely with all levels of government and community stakeholders on the Sturgeon Refinery project. Alyssa was also Vice President of Government Relations at Enhance Energy Inc. from 2008-2017 where she worked exclusively on the Alberta Carbon Trunk Line project. Prior to joining North West Refining, Alyssa started her career at the Alberta Legislature as a senior policy advisor and Chief of Staff to a Cabinet Minister in three different portfolios. She then helped build an Alberta government relations practice in the health care field for Hill & Knowlton Canada. Alyssa has extensive community networks and is engaged at the local level with numerous volunteer positions and board seats for many not-for-profit agencies and service clubs. Alyssa holds a Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of Alberta.