College Council, Committees, & Staff

College Council 2017-2018

  • Dr. Vanessa Craig, RPBio, PhD, President, Gabriola Island, BC
  • Brian Clark, RPBio, Executive Vice-President, Maple Ridge, BC
  • Alexandra Tait, RPBio, Vice-President, Whitehorse, YT
  • Jocelyn White, RPBio, Treasurer, Prince George, BC
  • Past President - Vacant 
  • James Bayles, Lay Councillor, Vancouver, BC
  • Tony Fogarassy, Lay Councillor, Vancouver, BC
  • Cairine Green, Lay Councillor, Victoria, BC
  • Steve Henstra, RPBio, Nanaimo, BC
  • Gerry Leering, RPBio, Kelowna, BC
  • Susan Pinkus, RPBio, West Vancouver, BC
  • Sean Sharpe, RPBio, Smithers, BC
  • Warren Warttig, RPBio, Campbell River, BC

Staff

Council Committees

Executive Committee

  • Dr. Vanessa Craig, RPBio, PhD - Chair
  • Brian Clark, RPBio
  • Alexandra Tait, RPBio

Audit and Practice Review Committee

  • Warren Warttig, RPBio - Chair
  • Brian Clark, RPBio
  • Dr. Vanessa Criag, RPBio
  • Dr. Marc d'Entremont, RPBio
  • Guy Gilron, RPBio
  • Steve Gordon, RPBio
  • Cairine Green, Lay Member
  • Jasen Nelson, RPBio
  • Rob Thomson, RPBio
  • Wayne Wall, RPBio
  • Mike Whelen, RPBio

Auditors

  • Michael Engelsjord, RPBio
  • Dave Lindsay, RPBio
  • John Rithaler, RPBio
  • Barbara Wernick, RPBio
  • Pamela Zevit, RPBio

Working Group for In Training & Student Support

  • Dr. Marc d'Entremont, RPBio - Chair
  • Dr. Vanessa Craig, RPBio
  • Cairine Green, Lay Member
  • Maureen McDermid
  • Warren Warttig, RPBio

Discipline Committee

  • Mel Kotyk - RPBio, Chair
  • Dr. Vanessa Craig, RPBio
  • Lee Nikl, RPBio
  • David Ormerod, RPF
  • Rick Page, RPBio
  • Timothy Smith, P.Geo, Eng.L
  • Barbara Thomson, LLB, RPBio

Communications Committee

  • Alexandra Tait, RPBio - Chair
  • Dr. Vanessa Craig, RPBio
  • Cairine Green, Lay Member
  • Gerry Leering, RPBio

Editorial Board

  • Raychl Lukie, RPBio - Co-Chair
  • Cairine Green, Lay Member - Co-Chair
  • Karen Barry, RPBio
  • Dr. Vanessa Craig, RPBio
  • Steve Henstra, RPBio 

Ethics Committee

  • Jocelyn White, RPBio - Chair
  • Dr. Vanessa Craig, RPBio
  • Steve Gordon, RPBio
  • Derek Marcoux, RPBio
  • Linda Michaluk, RPBio
  • Susan Pinkus, RPBio
  • Wayne Wall, RPBio
  • Geoff Wickstrom, RPBio

Strategic Planning Committee

  • Brian Clark, RPBio - Chair
  • Dr. Vanessa Craig, RPBio
  • Sean Sharpe, RPBio
  • Alexandra Tait, RPBio

 

Finance Committee

  • Jocelyn White, RPBio - Chair
  • Jim Bayles, Lay Member
  • Dr. Vanessa Craig, RPBio
  • Steve Henstra, RPBio
  • Gerry Leering, RPBio

Scholarship Committee

  • Jocelyn White, RPBio - Chair
  • Jim Bayles, Lay Member
  • Dr. Vanessa Craig, RPBio
  • Chris Maundrell, RPBio, RPF
  • Warren Warttig, RPBio

​Governance Committee

  • Warren Warttig, RPBio - Chair
  • Dr. Vanessa Craig, RPBio
  • Cairine Green, Lay Member
  • Gerry Leering, RPBio

Nominations Committee

  • Dr. Vanessa Craig, RPBio
  • Susan Pinkus, RPBio

Credentials Committee

  • Dr. Chris Johnson, RPBio - Chair
  • Dr. Joyce Boon, RPBio (Ret) - Vice Chair
  • Dr. Vanessa Craig, RPBio
  • Guy Gilron, RPBio
  • Pierre Johnstone, RPBio
  • Eric Lofroth, RPBio
  • Derek Marcoux, RPBio
  • Miriam Marshall, RPBio
  • Sandra Meidinger, RPBio
  • Gerry Naito, RPBio
  • Brent Phillips, RPBio
  • Dr. Roy Rea, RPBio
  • Sean Sharpe, RPBio
  • Leandro Torrella-Prieto, RPBio
  • Jocelyn White, RPBio

Biologists Canada Committee

  • Sean Sharpe, RPBio - Chair
  • Garry Alexander, RPBio
  • Brian Clark, RPBio
  • Dr. Vanessa Craig, RPBio
  • Mel Kotyk, RPBio
  • Gerry Leering, RPBio
  • Alexandra Tait, RPBio

Professional Accountability Committee

  • Brian Clark, RPBio - Chair
  • Garry Alexander, RPBio
  • Dr. Vanessa Craig, PhD, RPBio
  • Oana Enick, RPBio
  • Steve Henstra, RPBio
  • Hannah Horn, RPBio
  • Dr. Chris Johnson, RPBio
  • Susan Pinkus, RPBio
  • Domenico Iannidinardo, RPBio, RPF, PEng

Conference Planning Committee

  • Alexandra Tait, RPBio - Chair
  • Dr. Vanessa Craig, RPBio
  • Gerry Leering, RPBio
  • Susan Pinkus, RPBio