Board of Directors

The Canadian Aquaculture Industry Alliance (CAIA) Board of Directors consists of members across Canada and sectors


president & ceo

Timothy J. Kennedy
Timothy Kennedy brings a wealth of strategic and leadership experience in the non-profit, government and corporate sectors to the role of Executive Director of CAIA. After a period of time working in the non-profit sector and as an Advisor to the Official Opposition in Ottawa, he worked for ten years as a senior government relations consultant in Ottawa, advising clients in the natural resources and sustainability sectors, before being named in 2011 as Vice President, Government and Aboriginal Affairs for Spectra Energy, a Houston-based energy pipeline and delivery company. He served in this position for six years until beginning his role with CAIA in April 2017.


Board of Directors Executive

CHAIR

Cyr Couturier, Marine Institute, Memorial University of Newfoundland

VICE-CHAIR

Sharon DeDominicis, Marine Harvest Canada

TREASURER

John Rose, Icy Waters Ltd.

SECRETARY

Marta Gameiro, Elanco Canada Limited

EXECUTIVE MEMBERS AT LARGE

Jennifer Woodland, Nuu-chah-nulth Seafood Limited Partnership
Brian Yip, Fanny Bay Oysters


Staff

EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR
Timothy J. Kennedy

MARKETING AND COMMUNICATIONS MANAGER
Sheri Beaulieu

POLICY AND REGULATORY MANAGER
Dawid Werminski

EXECUTIVE ASSISTANT
Lori Chamberland

COORDINATOR, FINANCE & HR
Lynn Gingras

Board of Directors

  • Cyr Couturier
    Marine Institute, Memorial University of Newfoundland

  • Terry Drost
    Four Links Marketing

  • Sharon DeDominicis / Diane Morrison
    Marine Harvest Canada

  • Terry Ennis

    Atlantic Aqua Farms Partnership

  • Sue Farquharson
    Atlantic Canada Fish Farmers Association

  • John Paul Fraser
    BC Salmon Farmers Association

  • Marta Gameiro
    Elanco Canada Limited

  • Jamie Gaskill
    Northern Harvest Sea Farms

  • Brad Hicks
    Taplow Feeds

  • Marilyn Hutchinson / Rocky Boschman
    Grieg Seafood BC Ltd.

  • Brian Kingzett
    Coastal Shellfish Limited Partnership

  • Mark Lane
    Newfoundland Aquaculture Industry Association

  • Joanne Liutkus
    Aquaculture Association of Canada

  • Rich Moccia
    Aquaculture Centre, University of Guelph

  • Joel Richardson
    Cooke Aquaculture Ltd.

  • John Rose
    Icy Waters Ltd.

  • Tim Rundle
    Creative Salmon Co. Ltd.

  • Linda Sams / David Kiemele
    Cermaq Canada Ltd.

  • Amédée Savoie
    Maison BeauSoleil

  • Tom Smith
    Aquaculture Association of Nova Scotia

  • Trevor Stanley
    Skretting Canada Inc.

  • RJ Taylor

    Ontario Aquaculture Association

  • Kathryn Unger
    Cargill Canada

  • Jennifer Woodland
    Nuu-chah-nulth Seafood Limited Partnership

  • Brian Yip
    Fanny Bay Oysters