Fern Cyr is currently on the Board of the Institute of Internal Audit Canada (IIAC), the Calgary Philharmonic Orchestra (CPO) and is Advisor to the Audit and Risk Committee of the Mount Royal University (MRU) Board of Governors. She Chairs the LeaderImpact Calgary City Team, an NFP organization focusing on the integration of Leadership and faith. She has a Management Consulting Company LIVE Solutions Ltd and provides services in Leadership, Risk Management and Strategic direction.
Fern served as the Chief Audit Executive of a large integrated energy company, Imperial Oil, from 2011 to 2015, reporting to the Board Audit Committee. She also worked for ExxonMobil, which involved extensive international scope. As Finance Director of Mobil North Sea in Aberdeen, and then Operations Accounting Manager of ExxonMobil International in London, she oversaw significant changes during the merger of Exxon and Mobil. This experience, as well as a wide variety of other roles during her 35+ year career in the energy industry, has kept her intellectually curious, results driven and a student of leadership. Fern has an ICD.D, is a CPA, CGA, CIA (Certified Internal Auditor), CFE (Certified Fraud Examiner) and has an executive MBA from Haskayne.