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AIAC's Board of Directors jointly oversee the activities of the association. AIAC's current Directors are:
CHAIR:Barry KohlerPresident, Bell Helicopter Textron Canada
VICE-CHAIR:David CurtisPresident & CEO, Viking Air Ltd.
PRESIDENT & CEO:Jim QuickAIAC
PAST CHAIR:Hélène V. GagnonVice President, Public Affairs, Communications & Corporate Responsibility, Bombardier Aerospace
HONORARY TREASURER:Dave CaddeyExecutive Vice President, MDA Corporation
HONORARY SECRETARY:Patrick B. MannPresident, Patlon Aircraft & Industries
Executive At Large
Gabe BatstonePresident, NGRAIN Corporation
Larry FitzgeraldVice President and General Manager, Precision Castparts Corporation
David GossenPresident, IMP Aerospace & Defence
Marc ParentPresident & CEO, CAE Inc.
John SaabasPresident, Pratt & Whitney Canada
Daniel VerreaultVice President, Government Relations & Business Development, GE Canada
Stewart BainPresident, BCI
Tony BurgessPresident, TDM Technical Services
James S. ButyniecPresident & CEO, Magellan Aerospace Corporation
Jacques ComtoisVice-President & General Manager, L3-MAS
Pierre DelestradePresident and CEO, EADS Canada
Keith DonaldsonDirector Sales & Business Development, Apex Industries
Patrick DrohanISC Director, Toronto Site, Honeywell Canada
Lee FromsonPresident and COO, Rolls Royce Canada Ltd.
Michel GrenierVice President & General Manager, Thales Canada Avionics
Rick JensenDirector, Program Management, Boeing Canada
Gilles LabbéPresident & CEO, Héroux-Devtek Inc.
John MarisPresident, Marinvent Corporation
Jim MillerVice President Business Development, Government & Military, Standard Aero
Lee ObstManaging Director, Rockwell Collins Canada
Kevin RussellVice President & General Manager, Asco Aerospace Ltd.
David SchellenbergChief Executive Officer, Conair Group
Ian ScottExecutive Director, Government & Regulatory Affairs, Telesat
Tim WhittierDirector, Government Relations – Landing Gear, UTC Aerospace Systems
Greg YeldonPresident, Esterline CMC Electronics
Association Board Members
Suzanne M. BenoitPresident, Aero Montreal
Andrew HallCo-Chair, Atlantic Alliance of Aerospace & Defence Associations
Rod JonesExecutive Director, Ontario Aerospace Council
Ken WebbChair, Canada West Aerospace & Defence Industries Association
Honorary Life Members
W. M. Auld (Murray)Winnipeg, Manitoba
L.D. Caplan (David)Longueuil, Quebec
D.G. Newman (Desmond)Whitby, Ontario
R. D. Richmond (Dick)Toronto, Ontario
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