Our team


Sarah Teo
Sarah-TeoSarah holds a master of business administration (MBA) from Memorial. Before taking on the role of manager of the Husky Centre, she worked as a mechanical engineer for five years with a giant international oil and gas operator headquartered in Malaysia, where she managed resources such as contractors, suppliers and billion-dollar assets.

Apart from leading teams to successfully deliver shutdowns and turnarounds in a challenging and fast-paced environment, she was keen to explore ways to improve processes, programs and systems for greater efficiencies and impact. Sarah understands the importance of developing and investing in local supply and service businesses to strengthen the ecosystem and the provincial economy.

Advisory Board

Jeremy Whittle, chair
Group vice-president, client services, Crosbie Group

Valerie Antle
Senior supply chain manager, category management-offshore, Husky Energy

Beverley Bishop
Manager, member services, Newfoundland and Labrador Oil and Gas Industries Association (NOIA)

Dr. Isabelle Dostaler
Dean, Faculty of Business Administration

Valerie Howe 
Director, Gardiner Centre

Mike Howley
Account manager, international business, Atlantic Canada Opportunities Agency (ACOA)

Charlene Johnson
Chief executive officer, Newfoundland and Labrador Oil and Gas Industries Association (NOIA)

Leigh Puddester
President, Instrumar Limited 

Dr. Rachelle Shannahan
Associate dean (academic programs), Faculty of Business Administration

Funders and supporters


Faculty of Business Administration

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