Board of Directors

AIAC’s Board of Directors jointly oversee the activities of the association. AIAC’s current Directors and Officers are:

Johnathon C. (Lee) ObstChairManaging Director Canada,
Mission Systems, Collins Aerospace
Richard FosterVice ChairVice-President
L3Harris Technologies Canada
Keith DonaldsonPast ChairVice President
Apex Industries Inc.
Brad BourneHonorary Treasurer & SecretaryPresident & CEO
Firan Technology Corp.
Jim QuickPresident & CEOAerospace Industries Association of Canada

PeterAdamsFounder & Chief Innovation OfficerBurloak Technologies Inc., a division of Samuel
BryanAkerstreamDirector,
Business Development
KF Aerospace
LorraineBenChief ExecutiveLockheed Martin Canada
SylvainBoisvertGeneral DelegateSafran
BradBournePresident & CEOFiran Technology Corp.
MattBradleyPresident & COOConair Group Inc.
TonyBurgessPrincipalTDM Technical Services
DavidCurtisChairman & CEOLongview Aviation Capital/Viking Air Ltd.
MariaDella PostaPresidentPratt & Whitney Canada Corp.
KeithDonaldsonVice PresidentApex Industries Inc.
RichardFosterVice PresidentL3Harris Technologies Canada
DenisGiangiPresidentRolls-Royce Canada Ltd.
DavidGossenPresidentIMP Aerospace & Defence
SimonJacquesPresidentAirbus Defence & Space Canada
AmandeepKalerChief Executive OfficerAvcorp Industries Inc.
StephenKearnsPresident & CEOAvior Integrated Products
GillesLabbéExecutive ChairmanHéroux-Devtek Inc.
SteeveLavoiePresidentBell Textron Canada
JohnMarisPresidentMarinvent Corporation
HelmutNeuperPresident & CEOMTU Maintenance Canada
FrancescoNorantePresidentLeonardo Canada
Johnathon C. (Lee)ObstManaging Director Canada,
Mission Systems
Collins Aerospace
BrentOstermannVice President, EngineeringStandardAero
MarcParentPresident & CEOCAE Inc.
Pierre SeinPyunVice President, Government AffairsBombardier
KevinRussellVice President & General ManagerAsco Aerospace Ltd.
CaraSalciVice President,
Strategy & Government Relations
Thales Canada Inc.
Charles “Duff”SullivanManaging DirectorBoeing Canada
DanielVerreaultDirector for Canada, Military Systems OperationGE Aviation
JanetWardlePresident & CEOMHI Canada Aerospace Inc.
DanZanattaCorporate Advisor, Canadian Government & Global AffairsMagellan Aerospace Corporation