Our Board

Empowering a wide range of Canadian business, academia and government organizations to experiment, develop and grow.

Meet Our Board

Board Chair

Nadine Letson

Assistant General Counsel, Microsoft Canada

Board of Directors

Alexa Young

VP Government and Public Affairs, BC Council of Forest Industries

Dr. Alexandra Greenhill

CEO + Chief Medical Officer, Careteam Technologies

Avvey Peters

MJ Chief Strategy Officer, Canadian Digital Media Network

Bridgitte Anderson

President + CEO, Greater Vancouver Board of Trade

Bruce Forde

CEO, Cambian Business Services, Inc.

Carling Dick

Principal, Earnscliffe Strategy Group

Carol Anne Hilton

Founder + CEO, The Indigenomics Institute

Darren Barker

Chief Digital Officer & Senior VP, Global Supply Chain, Canfor

Fiona Dalton

President + CEO, Providence Health Care

Dr. Gail Murphy

VP Research + Innovation and Professor of Computer Science, UBC

Genevieve Pinto

Partner, Renewal Funds

Greg Caws

Advisor, Mentor and Director, GCJE Projects Ltd.

Handol Kim

Co-Founder + CEO, Variational AI

James Hursthouse

Chief Strategy Officer, AMPD Technologies

Jill Tipping

CEO, BC Tech Association

Jock Finlayson

Executive VP + Chief Policy Officer, BC Business Council

John Hitsman

Senior Business Development, Microsoft

Dr. Lasma Sietinsone

Technical Manager, Stateful Systems, Earth Daily Analytics

Mario Mele

VP Corporate Planning + Strategy, TELUS

Marko Gasic

VP Planning + Improvement, Mosaic Forest Management

Max Blouw

President of The Research Universities’ Council of British Columbia, BC Post Secondary Institute

Murray Thom

VP of Software and Cloud Services, D-Wave Systems

Neeti Jessa


Dr. Sadegh Shokatian

Director, Chemistry and Bioinformatics, Terramera

Stewart Beck

Canada-Asia Foreign + Trade Policy Expert

Sue Paish

CEO, Digital Technology Supercluster

Tomer Levy

VP Global R&D, Enterprise Imaging, Change Healthcare

Board Observers

Andrea Johnston

ADM, Innovation, Science and Economic Development Canada, Government of Canada

Corrie Barclay

ADM, Health Sector IMIT Division, Ministry of Health, Province of BC

Legal Counsel