Board of Directors

Vancouver Airport Authority’s Board of Directors oversees the business conduct and activities of the management team. Our Board's goal is to ensure that the Airport Authority fulfills its objectives on an ongoing basis and operates in a safe, efficient and reliable manner. Our Board members also provide direction via committees that include Finance and Audit, Governance, Human Resources and Compensation, and Planning and Development.

Nominating entities appoint members to our Board, which also includes Vancouver Airport Authority’s President and CEO and four Directors appointed by the Board from the community at-large. To ensure transparency and accountability, the Directors and their nominating entities agree on a formal communications plan between the Airport Authority and the nominating entity. The Board also approves the Airport Authority’s communication policy, which guides overall communication with the public, annually.

Our nominating entities include:

  • The Association of Professional Engineers and Geoscientists of British Columbia
  • City of Richmond
  • City of Vancouver
  • Government of Canada
  • Institute of Chartered Accountants of British Columbia
  • The Law Society of British Columbia
  • Metro Vancouver
  • The Vancouver Board of Trade

Board of Directors

Mary Jordan

Chair of the Board, Director at Large

Mary Jordan has spent more than 20 years in the airline industry, holding senior positions with American Airlines and Canadian Airlines and has been on the Airport Authority Board of Directors as a Director at Large since 2004... more about Mary Jordan


Craig Richmond

President and Chief Executive Officer

Craig Richmond is President & Chief Executive Officer of Vancouver Airport Authority, a role he assumed on July 1, 2013. Previously, Craig held positions with Vantage Airport Group as CEO of six different airports in three different countries. From 1995-2006, Craig worked in a variety of operational roles for the Airport Authority including Vice President, Operations.

 

  
Brian C. Bentz, C.A.

Nominated by the Institute of Chartered Accountants of BC

Brian Bentz is the proprietor of Brian Bentz Consulting and a Corporate Director...more about Brian C. Bentz

 

George E.H. Cadman, Q.C.

Nominated by Government of Canada

George E.H. Cadman, Q.C., is a shareholder of Boughton Law Corporation, practicing civil litigation with an emphasis on resolution... more about George E. H. Cadman

 


Joseph P. Caron

Director at Large

Joseph Caron is Principal and Founder of Joseph Caron Incorporated ... more about Joseph P. Caron 

 

 

John Currie

Director at Large

John Currie is Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of lululemon athletica Inc... more about John Currie 

 

 


Anna Fung, Q.C.

Nominated by the Law Society of British Columbia

Anna Fung is Vice President, Legal & General Counsel at TimberWest Forest Corp.... more about Anna Fung 

 Ken Goosen

Kenneth Goosen, P. Eng

Nominated by the Association of Professional Engineers and Geoscientists of BC (APEG)

Kenneth Goosen is Senior Aviation Advisor of AeroInfo Systems, a Boeing Company... more about Kenneth Goosen 

 


Grayden Hayward, CPA, FCA

Nominated by the Vancouver Board of Trade

Grayden Hayward is the President and CEO of Grayhawk Management Inc., a Vancouver based company... more about Grayden R. Hayward  

 

 Howard Jampolsky

Howard Jampolsky

Nominated by the City of Richmond

Howard Jampolsky is a Richmond entrepreneur whose business interests include Scadax Printing and Scadax Automation Group... more about Howard Jampolsky

 

 

Wilson Parasiuk

Nominated by Metro Vancouver

Mr. Parasiuk is an entrepreneur with more than 35 years of experience in the private and public sectors. He is founder and CEO of the Paralink Group... more about Wilson Parasiuk

 


Dr. Gerri Sinclair

Director at Large

Dr. Gerri Sinclair's career encompasses more than 20 years' experience in the fields of the internet and new media technology, entrepreneurial business, academic research and education, and government policy... more about Dr. Gerri Sinclair 

 

Tamara Vrooman

Tamara Vrooman

Nominated by the City of Vancouver

As Chief Executive Officer of Canada’s largest credit union, Tamara Vrooman harnesses the strength, breadth and diversity across Vancity to encourage growth and prosperity for the greater good... more about Tamara Vrooman

 


Peter W. Webster

Nominated by the Government of Canada

Peter W. Webster is a business executive with more than 30 years' experience serving as Director of a variety of public and private corporations... more about Peter W. Webster

 

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