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Standing Committees

RAIC Awards Advisory Committee

Membership

Terms of Office

Susan Ruptash, FRAIC (Co-Chair) Ends June 30, 2023
Edward Hercun, FIRAC (Co-Chair) Ends March 1, 2022
Jean-Pierre Chupin, MIRAC Ends March 1, 2022
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

 


Practice Support Committee (operational committee)

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.


 

Promoting Equity and Justice Advisory Committee (operational committee)
>  Terms of Reference

Membership

Maia Low, MRAIC (Co-Chair) 

Kourosh Mahvash, MRAIC (Co-Chair)
Giovanna Boniface, Vice President of Corporate Affairs (staff support)
Kristen Harrison, Advocacy and Engagement Manager (staff support)

 

RAIC Syllabus National Advisory Council

Brian Oakley, Edmonton
Frances Martin-DiGuiseppe, Toronto (Syllabus alumnus)
Vincent Alcaide, Ottawa (Syllabus alumnus)
Anna Batebe, Calgary
Gord Richards, Vancouver, Chair
 

Executive Committee

>  Terms of Reference

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

>  Terms of Reference

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

>  Terms of Reference

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

>  Terms of Reference

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


Board Committees and Task Forces

Committee on Regenerative Environments

>  Terms of Reference

    Membership:

Mona Lemoine, MRAIC
Chair 

  Emmanuelle van Rutten, FRAIC
Board Liaison 
 

Giovanna Boniface
Vice President of Corporate Affairs
(staff support)
 

Kristen Harrison
Advocacy and Engagement Manager
(staff support)

Email

 

Indigenous Task Force 

>  Terms of Reference

    Membership:

Patrick Stewart, MRAIC
Chair

  Paul Blaser
Board Liaison 
 

Giovanna Boniface
Vice President of Corporate Affairs
(staff support)
 

Kristen Harrison
Advovacy and Engagement Manager
(staff support)
 

Email

 

Truth and Reconciliation Task Force

>  Terms of Reference

 Membership:
Patrick Stewart, MRAIC
Co-Chair
 
Alfred Waugh, MRAIC
Co-Chair
 
Paul Blaser
Board Liaison
 
Jennifer Kinnunen
Board Liaison 
 

Giovanna Boniface
Vice President of Corporate Affairs (staff support)  

Kristen Harrison
Advocacy and Engagement Manager (staff support)

Email

 
 

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.  
Email

Appointments

Canadian Construction Documents Committee

 

     Membership:

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:                                       RAIC President
                                                               John Brown, FRAIC

                                                               Gregory MacNeil, MRAIC
                                                              Vice President of Practice
                                                               

 

Institute for Building Information Modeling

    Membership:

Claudia Cozzitorto, MRAIC

N/A

 

Emmanuelle van Rutten, MRAIC
Board liaison

N/A
 

Canada Green Building Council (CaGBC)

    Membership:

Mike Brennan

N/A

     

 

Federal / Industry Real Property Advisory Council (FIRPAC)

>  Terms of Reference

    Membership:

Peter Rankin, MRAIC
Committee Member

Ends June 1, 2020

 

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