Board of Directors

 Dr. Neil Fassina

Dr. Fassina is the current Board Chair. He was re-appointed to a second 3-year term on ABSA’s Board effective April 2019 representing the Education sector. Dr. Fassina is President at Athabasca University. Prior to joining Athabasca University, Neil held several leadership roles at the Northern Alberta Institute of Technology (NAIT), including provost and vice president academic.


 Ms. Michelle Colleton

Ms. Colleton was appointed to her first term on ABSA’s Board to represent the Minister and interests of public safety for a 3-year term commencing on October 2017. She has been involved in the Occupational Health & Safety field for the past 20 years and has served on a number of boards relating to workplace safety.


Mr. Alejandro Carvallo

Mr. Carvallo was appointed to his first term on ABSA’s Board as a manufacturing representative for pressure equipment manufacturing for a 3-year term commencing on July 2017. Alejandro is the owner of Braeside Fabricators Inc. in Calgary, Alberta. Prior to acquiring Braeside, he held managerial and executive position with an international engineering and procurement company.


 

 Ms. Pamela McIntyre

Ms. McIntyre was appointed to her first term on ABSA’s board as an industry representative for a 3-year term commencing July, 2018. Pamela is a professional engineer and currently holds the position of Senior Vice-President, Safety, Risk Management and Innovation, with CNRL in Calgary, Alberta.


Mr. Gary Woods

Mr. Woods was appointed to his first term on ABSA’s Board for a 3-year term commencing on July 1, 2019. He was selected by a three-member nominating committee consisting of a current board member, a member-at-large, and the Public Safety Assistant Deputy Minister for Alberta Municipal Affairs. Gary is a first class power engineer and currently holds the position of Vice President/Managing Director, Canadian Gas & Renewable Operations with TransAlta in Calgary, Alberta.

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