Agnes is an alumna of the 1998 Canadian Duke of Edinburgh Study Conference and the current President of the Emerging Leaders' Dialogues Canada.

Agnes is an executive who has spent most of her career in the automotive industry assuming increasing levels of leadership responsibility. Agnes has a reputation for adding value to the business and for taking initiative. She was most recently General Counsel, Corporate Secretary and a board director of Mazda Canada Inc. with overall responsibility for legal and corporate governance compliance matters. Prior to joining Mazda Canada Inc., she was with Ford Motor Company of Canada, Limited where she held several executive positions including Vice President Legal, Ford Credit Canada Limited and Vice President Law, Premier Automotive Group (Aston Martin, Jaguar Land Rover Canada and Volvo Canada).

In June 2018, Agnes was appointed a Member of the Order of Canada in recognition of her leadership in the automotive industry and for her commitment to mentoring and supporting Canadian women leaders through her work with the International Women's Forum of Canada, a global organization with a mission to advance women's leadership.