Daniel Smythe is an Assistant Professor, Electrical Instruction at the University of the Fraser Valley and is actively involved with Advisory Groups and Committees within the University.
He has been in the electrical contracting industry since 2007, both as a past owner and operator of Zimcan Electrical Contracting, and as a licensed Red Seal Construction Electrician. He also holds a Field Safety Representative certification. As an active member of the BC Electrical Instructors Articulation Committee and past Chair of the Curriculum Sub-committee, he supported collaboration among training providers related to apprenticeship training programs across BC. He is actively involved with Skills Canada BC sitting as a BC Technical Chair and is also a BC Representative on the National Technical Committee (Electrical Installations). Daniel brings with him a wealth of knowledge of safety and technical issues within the safety system which Technical Safety BC regulates.