Colleen Fiske

Advisor, Communications


  • Our Communications Advisor is responsible for leading the implementation of the CNSOPB’s communications strategy and helping with the transition to become the Canada-Nova Scotia Offshore Energy Regulator. This includes stakeholder engagement, media and government relations, and internal and external communications strategies.


  • Lead the development and execution of communication activities.
  • Lead the implementation of communication strategies.
  • Maintain effective relationships with media, respond to / coordinate all media calls and requests for interviews, and organize other events.
  • Prepare news releases, holding statements, speeches, presentations, etc.
  • Oversee, maintain, and maximize effectiveness of website, intranet, and social media content, in collaboration with the Management Team.
  • Support the Director, Operations/Health, Safety & Environment in the coordination of the Indigenous engagement process.

Biographical Snapshot:

  • Colleen joined the CNSOPB in October 2023
  • Colleen began her communications career in 2009 at Ovintiv (formerly Encana)

Professional Affiliations, Degrees, and Distinctions:

  • Bachelor of Arts Degree, Major in History, Mount Saint Vincent University
  • Advanced Diploma in Public Relations, Nova Scotia Community College
  • Member of the International Association of Business Communicators

More About Me:

  • Colleen enjoys spending time with her friends and family, especially her husband, young daughter, and cat.
  • Colleen has a passion for reading, yoga, travelling, and spending time outside.