Dr. Joan Haysom wins the WiRE Woman of Distinction Award for Solar 2016


Congratulations to SUNLAB member Dr. Joan Haysom on winning the WiRE Woman of Distinction Award for Solar 2016. This award recognizes women who go “above and beyond business-as-usual, consistently demonstrate outstanding leadership, and have contributed significantly to the expansion and improvement of the power sector”. Dr. Haysom received her award at CanSIA’s Game Changer Awards Gala, held last May 16 in Niagara Falls, Ontario.

Dr. Haysom is a senior renewable energy specialist at Leidos Canada and an adjunct professor at the University of Ottawa. She has been a member of the SUNLAB since 2010.

Joan Haysom