Kevin Savage, P.Eng. assumed leadership of the Association of Consulting Engineering Companies of BC as Chair of the board of directors for the 2018/19 term. Joining Kevin on the executive committee will be Gurjit Sangha, P.Eng., Vice Chair/Treasurer, and Selena Wilson, P.Eng.as Secretary. Jeannine Martin will also be on the executive committee as Immediate Past Chair. Keith Sashaw, President and CEO serves on the executive committee in an ex officio capacity.
Returning Directors include Tim Stanley, P.Eng., Carol Campbell, P.Eng., Richard Bush, P.Eng., Fred Cummings, P.Eng., Iain Ward, MIStructE, C.Eng .and Brian Yates. Newly elected to the board are Mike Chin, P.Eng., P.E., MBA; Derek Drummond; Chris Mealing, P.Eng. and Rodger Welch, P.Eng. The election of new board members took place at the ACEC-BC annual meeting on June 7th, 2018 in Vancouver.
Marc Winer, P.Eng, and David Ellis, P.Eng. were selected by the board to serve as ex officio directors for the 2018/19 term.
Members also approved changes to the by-laws which saw the addition of two new positions on the ACEC-BC board of directors:
- an Associate Member director.
- an External “non-member” director.
These two new board positions are to be appointed from year to year. The External “non-member” director position is intended to be discretionary, and the board would not be required to make an appointment to this position should a vacancy arise.
About the Association of Consulting Engineering Companies, British Columbia (ACEC-BC)
ACEC-BC is British Columbia's provincial association of engineering consulting firms. ACEC-BC represents 85 of BC's consulting engineering companies that provide engineering and other technology-based intellectual services to the public and private sectors, and are integral contributors to major projects in British Columbia. ACEC-BC firms employ more than 9,000 people in British Columbia comprised of a workforce of engineers, geoscientists, technicians, technologists and other support staff.