Alberta Utilities Commission
Carolyn Dahl Rees was most recently appointed to the Alberta Utilities Commission on March 25, 2020 and became chair on June 24, 2020. Ms. Dahl Rees had been a Commission member, an acting chair, and later vice-chair, between 2007 and 2012.
Along with her substantial regulatory history at the AUC and other tribunals, Ms. Dahl Rees, a lawyer, worked most recently in multiple senior legal roles for TransAlta Corporation. She also has experience drafting legislation and regulations and played a role in the development of the regulatory framework and foundational legislation to restructure Alberta’s electricity system in the 1990s. She has completed degrees in law, English and medieval studies.