Curry, Jason

Jason Curry Lieutenant Calgary Fire Department Calgary, Alberta   Jason is a Lieutenant with the Calgary Fire Department, and very active in the International Association of Fire Fighters, previously serving as a Vice President for both the Calgary Firefighters Association IAFF Local 255 and the Alberta Fire Fighters Association. He is currently the Director of…

Chiacchia, Fabrizio (Fab)

Fabrizio (Fab) Chiacchia Senior Manager Business Development Pembina Pipeline Corporation Calgary, Alberta   With over 15 years of leadership experience, Fab has worked for not-for-profit, medical technology and energy infrastructure companies across North America. He is currently the Senior Manager of New Ventures at Pembina Pipeline Corporation; a leading energy infrastructure company. Fab received his…

Carpenter, John

John Carpenter Director of Operations Non Academic Staff Association at the University of Alberta Red Deer, Alberta   John has a keen interest in Labour Relations, spending most of his career working in the Labour movement in various leadership roles, recently becoming the Director of Operations for the Non Academic Staff Association at the University…

Bennett, James

James Bennett Sergeant of Administration Support Blood Tribe Police Service Raymond, Alberta   Sergeant Bennett currently works for the Blood Tribe Police Service. Jim is married to Bailey, and has 4 children. He enjoys spending time with his family, playing hockey, and volunteering. Jim was Officer of the Year in First Nations Policing in Canada…

Beauchesne, Wendy

Wendy Beauchesne Executive Vice President & Chief Brand Officer Shock Trauma Air Rescue Service (STARS) Calgary, Alberta   Wendy has spent most of her career within healthcare. Professionally, she focused on the alignment of strategy, culture and brand. She is motivated by lifting people up and helping them turn intent into meaningful action. In an…

Arcand-Paul, Brooks

Brooks Arcand-Paul Lawyer MLT Aikins LLP Edmonton, Alberta   Brooks grew up on the Alexander First Nation in Treaty Six territory. Brooks recognizes that Treaties are a foundational relationship in the federation and is dedicated to using his legal and traditional knowledge to advocate for First Nations’ Treaty rights. As both a lawyer and a…

Afsar, Erum

Erum Afsar Director, Enforcement Association of Professional Engineers and Geoscientist of Alberta Edmonton, Alberta   Erum is a builder, creator and tree-shaker. She is Director of Enforcement with the Association of Professional Engineers and GeoScientists of Alberta (APEGA). As well, she is Councillor with the Kananaskis Improvement District (KID). Professionally, she is an Engineer with…

Wiet, Nicole

Nicole Wiet Executive Board Officer International Union of Elevator Constructors Local 82 New Westminster, British Columbia   Nicole Wiet is a journey level IUEC elevator constructor and only the fourth woman to achieve this distinction in her local, in which she is serving a second term on the IUEC Executive Board. She is a founding…

VanderKlippe, Nathan

Nathan VanderKlippe Beijing Bureau Chief Correspondent Globe and Mail Vancouver, British Columbia   Nathan is Asia correspondent for the Globe and Mail. Nathan has previously reported from Yellowknife, Vancouver and Calgary, covering a broad array of topics, including climate change, Arctic sovereignty, Canada’s forestry and energy industries, Canada-China relations, political and social developments in China,…

Tsai, David

David Tsai Director of Finance British Columbia Nurses Union Vancouver, British Columbia   Personally, David enjoys playing sport as a means to stay healthy and destress. He is particularly active in badminton, skiing, and ice hockey. He is also passionate about finding the most efficient and effective way to carry out the business process. David…