Daphne Arnason

    Daphne Arnason

    Elected by the Senate


      Daphne Arnason recently retired from PotashCorp in December 2014. Ms.Arnason served in the new position of Vice-president Global Risk Management from July 1, 2013 to December 31, 2014, heading a team directing the strategic risk management program. Ms. Arnason joined PotashCorp in 1998 and held various positions in the tax department, rising to Senior Director, Taxation, then Vice-president, Internal Audit, with responsibility for developing, coordinating and delivering the company's worldwide internal audit program.

      Ms. Arnason earned a bachelor of Commerce at the University of Saskatchewan and is a Fellow Chartered Accountant (FCA) of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Saskatchewan. She has served on several of its committees. Ms. Arnason also serves on the board of directors of the United Way of Saskatoon and area, and served on the board of directors of the Saskatoon Airport Authority from 2005-2014. Ms. Arnason currently serves on the Audit and the Human Resources committees at the university.