Rebecca MacDonald is Executive Chairman of the Board of Just Energy Group Inc. Ms. MacDonald was the principal
founder of Just Energy and has been a director since 2001. She has been engaged in the deregulation of
natural gas for over 20 years. Before forming Just Energy in 1997 she was the President of EMI, another gas
marketing company. She became an officer of Just Energy in January 2000 and previously served as Chief Executive
Officer. For the past four years she has been Just Energy’s Executive Chair. She is a past director of the Canadian
Arthritic Foundation and is actively involved in a number of other charities. She founded the recently
opened Rebecca MacDonald Centre for Arthritis research at Toronto’s Mount Sinai Hospital. She was named
Canada’s top woman CEO for 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006 and 2007 by Profit Magazine. She was also named Ontario
Entrepreneur of the Year by Ernst and Young in 2003. On April 3, 2009 she received the International Horatio
Alger Award — Canada.
Kenneth Hartwick, C.A. is Chief Executive Officer, President, Director of Just Energy Group Inc. Mr. Hartwick has been a director of Just Energy since 2008. Mr. Hartwick serves as President and Chief Executive Officer of Just Energy and its affiliated entities in Canada and the United States, and was previously Just Energy’s Chief Financial Officer. Before joining Just Energy he served as Chief Financial Officer of Hydro One from October 2001 to April 2004. Prior to joining Hydro One, Mr. Hartwick was Vice-President, Cap Gemini Ernst & Young (consulting business) (May to October 2000) and a partner of Ernst & Young LLP (auditors) from July 1994 to April 2000. Mr. Hartwick is also a director of another Canadian public company, where he serves as Chair of the Audit Committee and Chair of the Compensation Committee. He is also a member of the Ontario Energy Association.
James Lewis is Chief Operating Officer of Just Energy Group Inc. He was appointed to his current role in June 2011 and previously held the position of Senior Vice President and General Manager, Eastern U.S. Prior to this, Mr. Lewis was Senior Vice President for North American Operations for Just Energy.
Darren Pritchett is Executive Vice President - Consumer Sales of Just Energy Group Inc. Mr. Pritchett joined Just Energy as Executive Vice President, Consumer Sales, in April 2008. Prior to this, Mr. Pritchett ran a direct marketing organization, contracted by Just Energy.
Beth Summers, C.A. is Chief Financial Officer of Just Energy Group Inc. She joined Just Energy in February 2009 as Chief Financial Officer. Prior to this, Ms. Summers was Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of Hydro One Inc.
Jonah Davids joined the company in December 2007 and currently holds the position of Senior Vice President, Legal & Regulatory and General Counsel. Prior to this, Mr. Davids held the positions of Senior Counsel & Vice President and General Counsel. Before joining Just Energy, Mr. Davids practiced corporate and commercial law at McMillan LLP.
Deborah Merril was appointed to her current role of Executive Vice-President, Commercial Sales, in April 2010, and prior to this held the position of Senior Vice-President, Commercial Sales and Marketing. Before April 2010, Ms. Merril was Vice-President of Just Energy Texas LP.