Board of Directors
Wildlife Habitat Canada is governed by a diverse Board of Directors.
The Board is currently comprised of:
- Two Environment Canada electees
- Two representatives of the Provincial and Territorial Wildlife Directors
- Five members selected by the Board (Directors at Large)
The Board has three committees:
- Finance & Audit Committee
- Nominating Committee
- Executive Committee
Current Board of Directors (as of June 2017):
Wm. Michael Phippen
Retired Senior Vice-President and Managing Director, BMO Nesbitt Burns Inc.
Finance and Audit Committee Chair
Retired Regional Director, Eastern Region, Nova Scotia Department of Natural Resources
Retired Director, Biodiversity Branch/Renewable Energy Program, Ontario Ministry of Natural Resources
Nominating Committee Chair
Owner/Operator, Southpaw Outfitters
Executive Director, Fish & Wildlife Policy Branch, Alberta Ministry of Environment & Sustainable Resource Development
Manager, Fish & Wildlife, Forest, Fish and Wildlife Division, PEI Department of Communities, Land & Environment
Susan F Gesner
President, Gesner & Associates Environmental Learning
Co-owner of Capital Waterfowling Inc.
Professional Waterfowl Guide
Director of Conservation Policy, Delta Waterfowl
Director general of Cree Hunters and Trappers Income Security Board
To contact a member of Wildlife Habitat Canada’s Board of Directors, please call us at 1-800-669-7919.