Committees | Royal Architectural Institute of Canada

Committees

 
 
Standing Committees
 
 
RAIC Awards Advisory Committee
 
Board Liasion: Chancellor 
 
Staff Support: Chantal Charbonneau
 
 
Membership
Terms of Office
Carl Blanchaer, FRAIC
Ends May 2024
Brian Carter, Hon. FRAIC Ends May 2024
Samuel Dubois, MIRAC Ends May 2024
Elsa Lam, FRAIC Ends May 2024
Susan Ruptash, FRAIC (Co-Chair) Ends June 30, 2023
   
   
   
 
 
 
Practice Support Committee (operational committee)
 
Staff Support: Gregory MacNeil, MRAIC (Vice President of Practice)
 
 
Membership
Terms of Office
 
 
John Peterson, FRAIC (Chair)
To December 31, 2023
Brian Oakley, FRAIC
To December 31, 2022
Paul Blaser, MRAIC (Board liaison)
To June 30, 2024
Francois Hogue, FIRAC
To December 31, 2022
Justin Saly, MRAIC
To December 31, 2022
David Cook, MRAIC
To December 31, 2023
Rick MacEwen, FRAIC
To December 31, 2022
Ted DuArte, MRAIC
To December 31, 2023
Cory Stechyshyn, MRAIC
To December 31, 2023
Andrea Lee
To December 31, 2023
Paul Gogan, MRAIC
To December 31, 2023
 
Next call for volunteers, Fall 2022. Email practicedirector@raic.org for more information.
 
 
 
 
Membership
 
 
 
Maia Low, MRAIC (Co-Chair) 
 
Kourosh Mahvash, MRAIC (Co-Chair)
 
Graeme Bristol, MRAIC
 
Allison Gonsalves, MRAIC
 
Olivia Keung, MRAIC 
 
Johnnie Kuo, MRAIC
 
Maya Mahgoub-Desai, MRAIC
 
Camille Mitchell, MRAIC
 
Giovanna Boniface, Chief Implementation Officer (staff support)
 
Kristen Harrison, Sr. Implementation Specialist (staff support)
 
 
 
 
RAIC Syllabus National Advisory Council
 
Membership
 
 
 
Brian Oakley, Edmonton
 
Frances Martin-DiGuiseppe, Toronto (Syllabus alumnus)
 
Vincent Alcaide, Ottawa (Syllabus alumnus)
 
Anna Batebe, Calgary
 
Gord Richards, Vancouver, Chair
 
 
 
Executive Commitee
 
 
Membership
Terms of Office
 
 
John Brown, FRAIC (Chair)
Ends June 30, 2024
Jason Robbins, MRAIC
Ends June 30, 2026
Jonathan Bisson, MIRAC
Ends June 30, 2022
Michael Cox, PP/FRAIC
Ends June 30, 2022
Mike Brennan, CEO (ex-officio)
N/A
 
 
Finance, Audit, and Risk Committee
 
 
Membership
Terms of Office
 
 
Jonathan Bisson, MIRAC (Chair)
Ends June 30, 2022
Michael Cox, PP/FRAIC
Ends June 30, 2022
Cynthia Dovell, FRAIC
Ends June 30, 2024
Emmanuelle van Rutten, FRAIC
Ends June 30, 2022
Grace Zhou
Ends June 30, 2023
 
 
Membership Committee
 
 
Membership
Terms of Office
 
 
Sean Ruthen, FRAIC (Co-Chair)
Ends June 30, 2022
Dr. Henry Tsang, MRAIC (Co-Chair)
Ends June 30, 2023
Jennifer Kinnunen, MRAIC
Ends June 30, 2024
Drew Hauser, FRAIC
Ends June 30, 2023
Brigitte Ng, MRAIC
Ends June 30, 2024
 
 
Governance Committee
 
 
Membership
Terms of Office
 
 
Emmanuelle van Rutten, FRAIC (Co-Chair)
Ends June 30, 2022
Gerrie Doyle, FRAIC (Co-Chair)
Ends June 30, 2023
Michael Cox, PP/FRAIC
Ends June 30, 2022
Johanna Hurme, FRAIC
Ends June 30, 2023
Mike Brennan, CEO (ex-officio)
N/A
 
 
Continuing Education Advisory Committee
 
Membership
Terms of Office
   
Luz Marina Henao Vargas, MRAIC 
To December 31, 2023 
Neo Mahfouz, MRAIC  
To December 31, 2023 
Himanshu Chopra, MRAIC  
To December 31, 2023 
Allan Colpitts, MRAIC
To December 31, 2024
Sam A. Shukor, MRAIC
To December 31, 2024
Naomi de Graaf, MRAIC
To December 31, 2024
 
Email education@raic.org for more information
 
 
Board Committees and Task Forces
 
 
 
 
Membership
 
Mona Lemoine, MRAIC
Chair 
Alain Fournier, FRAIC
Liam Guitard, MRAIC
Ramzi Kawar, MRAIC
Danny Pearl, MRAIC
Joanne Perdue, MRAIC
Keith Robertson, FRAIC
Birgit Siber, FRAIC
Emmanuelle van Rutten, FRAIC
Board Liaison 
Giovanna Boniface,
Chief Implementation Officer
(staff support)
Kristen Harrison
Sr. Implementation Specialist 
(staff support)
 
Contact us at core@raic.org
 
 
 
 
 
Membership
 
 
 
Patrick Stewart, MRAIC, Chair
 
Paul Blaser, Board Liaison 
 
Giovanna Boniface, Chief Implementation Officer (staff support)
 
Kristen Harrison, Sr. Implementation Specialist (staff support)
 
 
 
 
 
Truth and Reconciliation Task Force
 
Membership
 
 
 
Patrick Stewart, MRAIC, Co-Chair
 
Alfred Waugh, MRAIC, Co-Chair
 
Paul Blaser, Board Liaison
 
Jennifer Kinnunen, Board Liason
 
Giovanna Boniface, Chief Implementation Officer (staff support)
 
Kristen Harrison, Sr. Implementation Specialist  (staff support)
 
 
 
 
RAIC Emerging Practitioners Steering Committee
 
As of September 10, 2020, the RAIC transitioned the Emerging Practitioners (EP) Committee from a Board committee structure to one where EP representation is infused throughout RAIC operational activities.  
 
 
 
 
Appointments
 
 
 
Canadian Construction Documents Committee
 
Membership
Terms of Office
 
 
Philip O'Sullivan, MRAIC
Ends Sept. 2018
Elisa Brandts, FRAIC
Ends Sept. 2018
Gregory MacNeil, MRAIC
Vice President of Practice
N/A
 
 
Construction Industry Consultative Committee 
 
Membership
 
 
 
John Brown, FRAIC, RAIC President
 
Gregory MacNeil, MRAIC, Vice President of Practice
 
 
 
Institute for Building Information Modelling
 
Membership
Terms of Office
 
 
Claudia Cozzitorto, MRAIC
N/A
Emmanuelle van Rutten, MRAIC
Board liaison
N/A
 
 
Canada Green Building Council (CaGBC)
 
Membership
Terms of Office
 
 
Mike Brennan
N/A
 
 
Federal / Industry Real Property Advisory Council (FIRPAC)
 
 
Membership
Terms of Office
 
 
Peter Rankin, MRAIC, Committee Member
Ends of June 1, 2020
John Peterson, FRAIC (Chair)
To December 31, 2023
Brian Oakley, FRAIC
To December 31, 2022
Paul Blaser, MRAIC (Board liaison)
To June 30, 2024
Francois Hogue, FIRAC
To December 31, 2022
Justin Saly, MRAIC
To December 31, 2022
David Cook, MRAIC
To December 31, 2023
Rick MacEwen, FRAIC
To December 31. 2022
Ted DuArte, MRAIC
To December 31, 2023
Cory Stechyshyn, MRAIC
To December 31, 2023
Andrea Lee
To December 31, 2023
Paul Gogan, MRAIC
To December 31, 2023
 
 
 
 
 
 

Ends May 2024