Betinna Pierre-Gilles is Chief Financial Officer, a member of the Board of Directors and the Chair of the newly formed Finance, Risk and Audit Committee of the Alberta CleanTech company Pure Life Carbon Inc. Pure Life Carbon is currently working to close its first major financing agreement, then plans to build a large production plant in Red Deer, Alberta, for production and sales of its revolutionary new grow medium, known as Charged Carbon. The facility is expected to be complete in 2021. Ms. Pierre-Gilles is an experienced Board member and executive with 23+ years of financial, commercial and business development experience at the CFO level. She joined the Pure Life Board of Directors on 24 July 2020. Ms. Pierre-Gilles, born in Haiti, lived in New York City for several years before moving to Canada and earning her Bachelor of Commerce degree at St. Mary’s University, and then her MBA at Queen’s University. Ms. Pierre-Gilles is a Chartered Professional Accountant, a Chartered Management Accountant and completed the Institute of Corporate Directors Field of Study (ICD.d) at the University of Toronto. Ms. Pierre-Gilles now lives and works in Alberta where she has become a key executive and/or board member in several successful ventures. She was Treasurer and Director at Poplar Point Energy and CFO at Muskwa Resources Ltd.; President and CEO at Phasis Consulting, founder and CEO at Luxeum Renewables Group, and has acted as a Chair of the Board of Directors at the Piikani Investment Corporation, an active member of the Bow Valley College Board of Governors, the Queen’s University Venture Network, and previously acted as a Director at Exaltexx Inc.