MEOPAR’s Board and Committees

Board of Directors

Dr. Pierre Baril

Ministère du Développement durable, sous-ministre

Mr. Glenn Blackwood

Vice President, Marine Institute, Memorial University

Ms. Amanda Dean

Vice President, Atlantic, Insurance Bureau of Canada

Dr. Karen Dodds

Former Assistant Deputy Minister, Science and Technology Branch

Ms. Angie Gillis

Senior Director, The Confederacy of Mainland Mi'kmaw, Mi'kmaw Conservation Group

Mr. Darrell Hasiuk

Managing Director, Ulnooweg Financial Education Centre

Dr. Ariane Plourde

Director, l’Institut des sciences de la mer (ISMER)

Dr. Rachael Scarth

Associate Vice-President, University of Victoria

Dr. Laird Shutt

Director General, Environment & Climate Change Canada

Mr. Scott Tessier

Chair & CEO, Canada-Newfoundland and Labrador Offshore Petroleum Board

Dr. Bernard Vigneault

Director General, Ecosystem Sciences Directorate

Dr. Anya Waite

Scientific Director, Ocean Frontier Institute, Dalhousie University

Dr. Doug Wallace

Scientific Director, MEOPAR

Dr. Wendy Watson-Wright

CEO, Ocean Frontier Institute

Research Management Committee

Mr. Paul Adlakha

Managing Director, LookNorth

Dr. Susan Allen

University of British Columbia

Dr. Natalie Ban

University of Victoria

Dr. Stephanie Chang

University of British Columbia

Dr. Ashlee Cunsolo

Labrador Institute of Memorial University

Dr. Jackie Dawson

University of Ottawa

Dr. Brad deYoung

Memorial University

Dr. Christiane Dufresne

HQP – Université du Québec à Rimouski

Dr. Dany Dumont

Université du Québec à Rimouski

Ms. Kimberly Dunn

Manager, National Oceans Governance World Wildlife Fund Canada

Dr. Brent Else

University of Calgary

Dr. Stewart Fast

Senior Program Manager, NCE

Ms. Helen Joseph

HCJ Consulting

Dr. Denis Lefaivre

Fisheries and Oceans Canada

Dr. Phil Loring

University of Saskatchewan

Mr. Rodrigo Menafra

Managing Director, MEOPAR

Dr. Bill Merryfield

University of Victoria and Environment and Climate Change Canada

Dr. Rich Pawlowicz

University of British Columbia

Mr. Pierre Pellerin

Environment and Climate Change Canada

Dr. Ronald Pelot

Associate Scientific Director, MEOPAR

Mr. Brian Penz

HQP – University of Toronto

Ms. Oksana Schimnowski

Marine Science Officer, Fisheries and Oceans Canada

Mr. Jamal Shirley

Manager, Research Design, Nunavut Research Institute

Dr. S. Martin Taylor

University of Victoria

Dr. Jason Thistlethwaite

University of Waterloo

Dr. Isabelle Tremblay

Research Program Manager, MEOPAR

Dr. Doug Wallace

Scientific Director, MEOPAR
Board and Committees
Board and Committees
Cores and Theme Leads
Cores and Theme Leads
Member Universities
Member Universities