Advisory Panel of Stakeholders

Technical Safety BC's Board has established an Advisory Panel of Stakeholders consisting of 18 - 20 members to provide advice or recommendations to our Board and the Chief Executive Officer on topical strategic issues and proposed policies and strategies.  

These topics relate to the implementation of Technical Safety BC's 10 Year Strategic Plan, and any other matter requested by the Board or the Chief Executive Officer.

The intent of this panel is to create a dialogue with and obtain advice from key industry leaders.

Two meetings per year are hosted and chaired by Technical Safety BC's Chief Executive Officer and consist of current and/or potential strategic issues and policies.

Advisory Panel of Stakeholders – Terms of Reference

Meeting Notes

The following is a list of current panel members as of January 2016:

Name Title Organization
Dr. Greg Anderson Dean, Office of Applied Research & Graduate Studies Justice Institute of British Columbia
Mr. Gianluca Arcari Executive Director, Canadian Standards Association & Vice President CSA Group
Ms. Deborah (Deb) Cahill President Electrical Contractors Association of BC
Ms. Ann English Chief Executive Officer & Registrar Association of Professional Engineers & Geoscientists of BC
Mr. Philip Hochstein President Independent Contractors and Business Association of BC
Ms. Catherine Holt Principal Sage Group Management Consultants
Mr. Paul LaBranche Executive Vice President Building Owners & Managers Association
Mr. Manley McLachlan President & Chief Executive Officer BC Construction Association
Ms. Anne McMullin President & Chief Executive Officer Urban Development Institute
Mr. Robert (Bert) Neish Chief Electrical Maintenance Integrity & Regulatory Compliance Shell Unconventionals
Onshore North America
Calgary Research Centre
Dr. Nancy Olewiler Director, School of Public Policy Simon Fraser University
Mr. Lionel  Railton International Representative International Union of Operating Engineers
Mr. Lorne Richard Director of Operations The Vancouver Trolley Company
Mr. Dana Taylor Executive Vice President Mechanical Contractors Association of BC
Mr. Adam Van Steinburg Assistant Business Manager International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers, Local 213
Mr. Jeff Vasey Assistant Deputy Minister Office of Housing and Construction Standards
Mr. Mitch Weimer Chair, BC Chapter Canadian Healthcare Engineering Society
Mr. Bill Yearwood Regional Manager, Air Investigation Operations, Pacific Region Transportation Safety Board of Canada