Jeff Lehman is currently serving his second term as the Mayor of the City of Barrie.
In addition to his role as a Director on the Alectra Inc. Board, Jeff is a member of the utility’s Audit, Finance & Risk Management Committee.
As an economist, Jeff has worked with cities across the country to manage redevelopment and invest in their urban infrastructure. He also writes and speaks frequently on issues affecting Canada’s cities.
During Jeff’s term as Mayor, Barrie has been named the safest big city in the country, and was recently called Canada’s third most entrepreneurial city by the Financial Post.
Jeff holds a B.A. from Queen’s University, and a Master’s degree with first class Honours from the UK’s London School of Economics, where he lectured for two years following graduation. He is a Chartered Director (C.Dir) and was awarded the Gil Bennett Award in 2017 for raising the bar for professional standards in corporate governance through the Chartered Director Program.