Board of Governors

Where Leaders Meet to Unlock B.C.'s Full Potential


Ian Anderson
President and CEO
Trans Mountain Corporation

Michael Audain
Polygon Homes Ltd.

Mark Betteridge
Chief Executive Officer
Mark Betteridge & Associates (MBA) Inc.

Don Bird
Partner and the National Practice Group Leader of the Banking and Financial Services Group
Borden Ladner Gervais LLP

Mark Blamey
Kerr Wood Leidal

Mark Blucher
President and Chief Executive Officer
Central 1 Credit Union

Etienne Bruson
Managing Partner, British Columbia
Deloitte British Columbia

Kathy Butler
Managing Director and Head, BC Investment Banking
CIBC World Markets

Frank Butzelaar
Chief Executive Officer
Seaspan ULC

Paul Cassidy
McCarthy Tetrault LLP

Mark Collins
President and CEO
British Columbia Ferry Services Inc.

Don Coulter
President and CEO
Concentra Bank

John Crawford
Acting President and CEO
Pacific Blue Cross

Greg D'Avignon
President and Chief Executive Officer
Business Council of British Columbia

Roger Dall’Antonia
President and CEO

Terry Duggan
President and Chief Executive Officer
British Columbia Maritime Employers Association

Richard Dunn
Vice President, Regulatory and External Relations
Encana Corporation

John Emans
Senior VP Business Banking Pacific District
TD Bank

Rick Eng
Managing Partner
Brookfield Asset Management

Kevin Falcon
Executive Vice President
Anthem Capital

Doug French
Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer

Chris Gardner
Independent Contractors & Business Association of BC

Rick Gateman
President, Coastal GasLink Pipeline Project
TransCanada Pipelines Limited

Byng Giraud
Senior Advisor Business Development
Woodfibre LNG

James Gorman
Vice President, Corporate and Government Relations
West Fraser

Eric Harris
Harris & Company LLP

Alnoor Jiwani
Senior Vice President Business Development & Finance, Dealer Services
Industrial Alliance Insurance & Financial Services Inc.

Kathy Kinloch
British Columbia Institute of Technology

David Labistour
Chief Executive Officer
Mountain Equipment Co-Op

Ted Lau
(NEXT Leaders Council Chair)
Chief Executive Officer
Ballistic Arts Media Studio Inc.

Kevin Layden
Wesbild Holdings

Pierre Lebel
Chairman and Director
Imperial Metals Corporation

Peter Leitch
Motion Picture Production Industry Association

Wendy Lisogar-Cocchia
Chief Executive Officer
Crew Property Ventures Ltd.

Fiona Macfarlane
Managing Partner, British Columbia and Chief Inclusiveness Officer

Valerie Mann
Lawson Lundell LLP

Jim McGuigan
Managing Partner for the BC Region
PwC Management Services LP

Jens Moesker
Regional VP, Pacific Northwest & General Manager, Fairmont Pacific Rim
Fairmont Hotels & Resorts (BC Region)

James Moore
Senior Business Advisor
Dentons Canada LLP

Steven Nielsen
Executive Vice President & CFO
Finning Canada

Michael O'Callaghan
Office Managing Partner
Korn Ferry International

Chris O'Riley
BC Hydro

Santa Ono
President & Vice Chancellor
University of British Columbia

Sue Paish
Digital Technology Supercluster

Walter Pela
Managing Partner, Greater Vancouver Area

Ryan Peterson
CEO & Co-Founder
FingerFood Studios

Andrew Petter
Simon Fraser University

Susannah Pierce
Director, Environment & Regulatory, First Nations and External Relations
Shell Canada Ltd.

David Podmore
Concert Properties Ltd.

Wynne Powell
President and Chief Executive Officer
London Air Services

David Redfern
Vice President and General Manager
Lafarge Canada Inc.

Craig Richmond
President & Chief Executive Officer
Vancouver Airport Authority

Tom Roper
Roper Greyell LLP

Asifa Samji
Senior Vice President, Business Leader, Environmental Services

Jason Scharfe
Managing Director
Marsh Canada Limited

Leigh-Ann Shoji-Lee
Pacific Northern Gas Ltd.

Robin Silvester
President and Chief Executive Officer
Port of Vancouver

Marcia Smith
Senior Vice President, Sustainability and External Affairs
Teck Resources Limited

Darren Sokoloski
Country Director and President

James Speakman
Managing Partner
Clark Wilson LLP

Pascal Spothelfer
President & Chief Executive Officer
Genome BC

Dan Steiner
Norton Rose Fulbright Canada LLP

Sandra Stuart
President and Chief Executive Officer
HSBC Bank Canada

Martin Thibodeau
Regional President BC
RBC Royal Bank

Lane Trotter
President and Chief Executive Officer
Langara College

Tamara Vrooman
President and Chief Executive Officer
Vancity Credit Union

Daniel Weeks
President and Vice Chancellor
University of Northern British Columbia

Cheryl Yaremko
Chief Financial Officer
GCT Global Container Terminals

Susan Yurkovich
President and Chief Executive Officer
Council of Forest Industries

Jeff Zweig
President and Chief Executive Officer
TimberWest Forest Corporation