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Connecting with people is Kelsy’s primary responsibility as Steel River Group’s Vice President & Chief Relationship Officer. His role ensures that partnerships with alliances, clients, and Indigenous communities are a strategic fit—taking into account all parties’ needs—and then aligns with Steel River Group’s corporate vision.
Before Steel River Group, Kelsy was the Aboriginal and Community Engagement Manager on the TransMountain Expansion Project for one of the general construction contractors. This role had a number of responsibilities including planning and executing strategic initiatives related to maximizing employment and procurement opportunities throughout the pipeline corridor. Prior to this, he held senior executive roles in the modular construction industry. His ability to learn and collaborate with Indigenous communities is one of the key driver that keeps him connected to a diverse number of groups.
Kelsy uses his innovative leadership skills in unison with strategic thinking and creativity. Combined, his talents help Steel River Group’s business development, marketing, strategic direction, and community initiatives.