The ABMI Board of Directors is a broad cross section of industry and government representatives that have an interest in and care about biodiversity management. The Board plays an oversight role and provides direction to the operations of ABMI. Members have a fiduciary responsibility to represent the objects of the Institute as a not-for-profit incorporated entity. The Board has at least seven and as many as fourteen directors who represent the Government of Alberta, environmental non-governmental organizations, the forest, energy and agriculture sectors, and the research community. Board members serve staggered three-year terms with the possibility of renewal.
Farmer, Southern AlbertaREAD BIO
Assistant Deputy Minister
Strategy & Governance Div.
Ministry of Alberta Environment & Parks
Former Vice President, Western Canada Operations, Canadian Association of Petroleum Producers (Retired)READ BIO
Chief Forester, AlbertaREAD BIO
Deputy Executive Director, Pembina InstituteREAD BIO
Past President, Western Stock Growers’ AssociationREAD BIO
Dr. Matina Kalcounis-Ruepell
Interim Dean, Natural and Applied Sciences, University of AlbertaREAD BIO
Business Unit Leader, Integrated Land & Fibre Logistics Alberta-Pacific Forest Industries Inc.READ BIO
Vice President, Finance
Regional Vice President Nature Conservancy of Canada | Alberta RegionREAD BIO
Manager, Oil Sands Canadian Association of Petroleum Producers (CAPP)READ BIO