Canadian Nuclear Association Elects New Board of Directors

June 11, 2015

TORONTO (June 11, 2015) The Canadian Nuclear Association (CNA) announced today that its Annual General Meeting elected a Board of Directors to oversee the association’s strategy and overall direction.

Dr. John Barrett, CNA President and CEO, said: “My team and I look forward to working with these industry leaders to advance the nuclear industry in Canada.”

The 2015-16 board comprises:

  • Duncan Hawthorne, President and Chief Executive Officer, Bruce Power (Mr. Hawthorne is Chair of the CNA)
  • Glenn Jager, President of OPG Nuclear and Chief Nuclear Officer, Ontario Power Generation (Mr. Jager is Vice-Chair of the CNA)
  • John MacQuarrie, President, Babcock & Wilcox Canada
  • David Campbell, Vice President (Marketing and Business Development), Bechtel Management Canada GP, Inc.
  • Alice Wong, Senior Vice President and Chief Corporate Officer, Cameco Corporation
  • Preston Swafford, Executive Vice President and Chief Nuclear Officer, SNC-Lavalin
  • Sean Granville, Site Vice President, NB Power
  • Mike Marsh, President and Chief Executive Officer, SaskPower
  • Joe Scarfutti, Vice President (Americas), Westinghouse
  • Hany Michael, Global Director (Power), Hatch Ltd.
  • Spencer Fox, President, E.S. Fox
  • Sanjay Krishnan, Vice-President Nuclear, Tetra Tech
  • Ron Barsi, Principal, Global Nuclear Services, Golder Associates Ltd.
  • John MacKinnon, President, Amec Foster Wheeler
  • Katherine Moshonas Cole, General Manager (Candesco), Kinetrics Inc.
  • Robert Walker, President and Chief Executive Officer, Canadian Nuclear Laboratories
  • Vik Tathe, Director of Business Development, EnergySolutions
  • Darren Davidson, Vice President (Energy Service), Siemens Canada Ltd.
  • Edward Veckie, Vice President, Unified Engineering
  • Howard Shearer, Chief Executive Officer, Hitachi Canada
  • Jeremy Rasmussen, President, Industrial Audit Corporation
  • Nick Aroutzidis, Managing Partner, NA Engineering Associates Inc.
  • Jordan Chou, President and Chief Executive Officer, Canadian Power Utility Services Ltd.
  • Nigel Fonseca, Chief Executive Officer, Systemware Innovation Corp.
  • Scott Travers, President, Society of Energy Professionals
  • Bob Walker, President, Power Workers’ Union
  • Paul Thompson, President, Canadian Nuclear Society

About the CNA

The Canadian Nuclear Association (CNA) is a non-profit organization established in 1960 to represent the nuclear industry in Canada and promote the development and growth of nuclear technologies for peaceful purposes.

The CNA works to:

  • Create and foster a political environment and reasonable regulatory framework for advancing the nuclear industry in Canada.
  • Encourage cooperation among various industries, utilities, educational institutions, government departments and agencies, and other authoritative bodies that have a common interest in the development of economic uses for nuclear power and radioisotopes.
  • Provide a forum for the discussion and resolution of issues of concern to members, to industry, or to the Canadian public.
  • Encourage cooperation with other associations that have similar objectives and purposes.


For more information:

Malcolm Bernard
Director of Communications
613-237-4262 #110

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