The Executive Team
Meet the team that oversees the operation and management of YVR.
Craig RichmondPresident and Chief Executive Officer
Craig Richmond is the driving force behind YVR. His diverse background includes a decade as a pilot with the Royal Canadian Air Force, pivotal roles at YVR and CEO positions with Vantage Airport Group at six airports in three countries. He is the 2016 recipient of Airports Council International – North America’s Excellence in Visionary Leadership Award. Airport Revenue News recognized him as Director of the Year in the large airports category in 2017. And in 2019 he was awarded BC CEO of the Year (not-for-profit category) in Business in Vancouver's annual BC CEO Awards.
Gerry BrunoVice President, Federal Government Affairs
Gerry Bruno re-joined YVR in January 2013 and is responsible for the Airport Authority's advocacy program for federal government policy issues. From 1992 to 1997, Gerry served as Vice President, Marketing and Strategic Planning for the Airport Authority.
Lynette DuJohnVice President, Innovation and Chief Technology Officer
Lynette DuJohn joined the Vancouver Airport Authority in April 2016 as Vice President, Information Technology and Chief Digital Officer. Lynette is responsible for all aspects of Information Technology at Vancouver International Airport (YVR).
Don EhrenholzVice President, Engineering
Don Ehrenholz oversees long-term planning of the airport and implementation of YVR’s capital program including terminal expansion, airside construction and infrastructure upgrades. Don joined the Airport Authority in 1994.
Argiro KotsalisVice President, Legal and Chief Governance Officer
Argiro Kotsalis joined the Airport Authority in October 2015 and is responsible for the legal compliance and insurance portfolios. Argiro also acts as a conflict of interest officer, privacy officer and Corporate Secretary to the Board of Directors. Argiro is a member of the Bar in British Columbia.
Michele MawhinneyVice President, People and Sustainability
Michele Mawhinney joined YVR in 1992 as a human resources consultant. In 2003, she was appointed Vice President, Human Resources. Michele is responsible for employee and industrial relations, health and safety, employee training, environment and supply management.
Robyn McVickerVice President, Operations and Maintenance
Robyn McVicker joined the Airport Authority in 2013 as the Director, Marketing and Communications. As Vice President, Operations and Maintenance, responsibilities include groundside, terminal and airside operations, security, baggage, emergency planning, customer care and facility maintenance.
Anne MurrayVice President, Airline Business Development and Public Affairs
Anne Murray is responsible for air service development, marketing and communications, as well as community, government and Indigenous relations. Since joining the Airport Authority in 1992, Anne has held Director and Vice President roles in Community and Environmental Affairs.
Scott NorrisVice President, Commercial Development
Scott Norris joined the Airport Authority in September 2016 and is responsible for Commercial Services, Land and Cargo Development. Scott brings with him extensive experience in business development at airports in Australia and New Zealand.
Diana VuongVice President, Finance and Chief Financial Officer
Diana Vuong joined the Airport Authority in 2007 as Director, Finance and Controller. As Vice President, Finance and CFO, Diana is responsible for finance and accounting, enterprise risk management and the project management office.