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Board of Directors

AEDARSA is governed by an eight-person Board of Directors. Board members represent all industrial sectors regulated by AEDARSA and Directors meet regularly to review all aspects of AEDARSA business.

Society Membership & Application

AEDARSA Operates under its own Bylaws as governed by the Societies Act.
Membership Criteria and Membership Application can be found below.

Applications for Society Membership can be provided to the CEO for Board review and approval.

Annual Reports

AEDARSA reports its activities annually to its membership and the Minister of Municipal Affairs.
Our Annual Reports are found in the Publications page of the AEDARSA Website.

Policies & Procedures

AEDARSA Plays a key role in Alberta Safety System and its operations are accountable to the AEDARSA Board of Directors.
Below, you will find the AEDARSA policies and procedures, which address various areas of operations and governance.

Annual Election Information

AEDARSA Election Information & Nomination for Board of Director Positions are posted each year on our website.
2024 AEDARSA Board of Directors Nomination Package

Jamie Tiessen, Chairman

Director representing owners of buildings with elevating devices

Andrew Cross, Vice Chairman

Director representing elevating device industry inspectors, maintainers, fabricators, and installers

Harvey Lawton, Secretary / Treasurer

Director representing the passenger ropeways industry

Ryan Couture

Director representing elevating device industry inspectors, maintainers, fabricators, and installers

Graham Fitzsimmons

Director representing elevating device workers

Brian Mykitiuk

Director representing the amusement rides industry

Doug Slater

Director representing the Minister of Municipal Affairs

Katie Thaller

Director representing owners of buildings with elevators