Location: Vernon, BC
Director since: March 31, 2016
Latest date for retirement: March 31, 2021
Appointed by: Board
Member, Finance & Audit Committee
Member, Strategic Advisory Committee
Member, Governance & Human Resources Committee
David Guscott is an experienced and accredited board member having served on eight boards in BC and Ontario. He recently retired as President and Chief Executive Officer of E-Comm911 where he worked with municipalities, fire, police, and ambulance across BC to grow E-Comm to become the largest 9-1-1 emergency call centre in Canada, driven by a strong vision for service and accountability.
David came to BC in 2006 to join VANOC where he was Executive Vice-President for Celebrations and Partnerships for the 2010 Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games. He was Deputy Minister of three ministries in Ontario including Transportation, Labour, and Communications.
He brings to the board extensive experience in developing partnerships with municipalities; a strong technical background in public safety, transportation, and environmental management, as well as broad board experience.
David has a Masters of Public Administration from Queen’s University.