Staff

Gurpreet Lail, President and CEO

Gurpreet is a proven executive with a track record of leadership success building alliances, developing value added programs, growing revenues, fund raising and achieving positive policy outcomes that benefit Canadians broadly. A lawyer by education and strategic leader by experience, her leadership career includes more than 20 years in policy accomplishments and government advocacy across Western Canada and at national levels from progressive roles at the Fraser Institute; Manning Center; as Executive Director of Shock Trauma Air Rescue Society (STARS); and most recently as President and CEO of Big Brothers Big Sisters Calgary.

Elizabeth Aquin, CAE, Senior Vice President

Elizabeth promotes and serves the interest of members by contributing to Strategic Plan development and execution, board discussion, governance and public affairs activities. She advocates and represents member interests to government, their customers and the public, and oversees labour initiatives.

Andrea Hardie, P.Eng., Director, Health and Safety

Andrea maintains oversight of the following PSAC Committees: Health and Safety; Oilwell Perforators’ Safety Training and Advisory; Snubbing; Transportation Issues; and Production Testing.  She represents PSAC member interests in negotiations with federal and provincial governments on health, safety and transportation issues. Andrea holds an engineering degree from the University of Saskatchewan and has over 18 years of experience in the energy industry including working with the Alberta Energy Regulator (AER), National Energy Board (NEB), Syncrude Canada Ltd., and Energy Efficiency Alberta (EEA).

Doug Journeay, Executive Assistant

Doug provides the day-to-day administrative support to PSAC’s senior management as well as provide support to the Board of Directors and related committees. He also administers PSAC’s Total Compensation Survey.

Aadil Edoo, Manager, Finance