President LePoudre and President-Elect Patrick assume one-year terms in Halifax
Leading CDA for the 2016-2017 year is Chad LePoudre. A Vice President with SNC-Lavalin, Chad is based in Saskatoon. Elected to the position of President-Elect last year, and he took over as President at this year’s Annual General Meeting, held in conjunction with the annual conference. Other officers for 2016-2017 are Vice President and President-Elect Bob Patrick of Tetra Tech EBA (Nanaimo, B.C.) and Past President Tony Bennett. The position of Acting Secretary-Treasurer is temporarily unfilled.
Returning Directors include:
Javid Iqbal, Alberta Environment & Parks;
Doug Kilgour, SaskPower;
Allan Kirkham, recently retired from Ontario Power Generation;
Martin Ferland, CEHQ;
Michael Cyr, Amec Foster Wheeler;
Johanne Bibeau, AECOM; and
Andy Small, Amec Foster Wheeler.
Herb Hawson of Golder was re-appointed by the Board to serve as a special director for membership.
CDA welcomes the following new members to the Board:
Terry Oswell, BC Hydro;
Halina Zbigniewicz, Manitoba Hydro;
Robert Cholock, BGC Engineering; and
Wendy Warford, Stantec.
CDA extends its thanks to the following board members whose terms are now complete:
Greg Friesen, Manitoba Hydro;
Valerie Latour, VBL Consulting;
Julia Hiscock, Nalcor Energy; and
Catrin Bryan, McMillen Jacobs.