Jane Sears is the General Manager of Commercial & Residential Fuels at MacEwen Petroleum, a Canadian owned and operated fuel and convenience provider serving communities across Ontario, Quebec and the Northeastern United States for over 35 years. Having joined the firm in 2014, Jane oversees sales operations across 14 locations, including both commercial and residential services for downstream petroleum. Responsible for multiple brands, she serves as strategist and account executive, bringing in new business growth.
After earning a Bachelor of Arts in Political Science from the University of New Brunswick, Jane went on to complete a Master of Arts in Political Science from Dalhousie University. She launched her career as an Air Engineering Mechanic for the Royal navy in the United Kingdom, where she maintained and serviced military helicopters. Prior to joining MacEwan Petroleum, Jane was the Regional Manager for Bluewave Energy Ltd. and Sparlings Propane.
Jane has a strong background in operations, distribution, transportation, coupled with an exceptional educational background with numerous academic awards, making her an exceptionally qualified female professional in traditionally male dominated industries. She has sat on multiple boards, and finds great reward in encouraging young women and emerging female professionals to pursue career options they may have been excluded from in past years. She is a current board member of the Canadian Oil Heat Association, Ontario Chapter.
In her spare time, Jane enjoys the great outdoors.
International Society of Female Professionals Member of the Year Jane Sears, MA can be found on the Association Directory, where she is looking forward to networking with you.