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Accreditation Committee

The Accreditation Committee is responsible for overseeing, reviewing and approving the continuing education providers and courses that brokers, agents, and adjusters must attend each year to maintain their licences. The Committee also approves self-accredited course providers and the allocation of those course credits.

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Classification

  • Regulatory/Adjudicative

Mandate and Roles

Code of Conduct

 

Establishing Legislation

  • Government Organization Act, section 7

 

Compensation

Member-Honoraria—Committee Remuneration Order, Schedule 1, Part A (OC 466/2007)

Board
Position
Name Appointment
Date
Expiry Appointment
Method
Life Insurance Rep Donald Der Mar 21, 2017 Mar 31, 2020 Ministerial Order
Public Member Lillian Patricia Hull Mar 21, 2017 Mar 31, 2020 Ministerial Order
Public Member Terry Cooper Mar 21, 2017 Mar 31, 2020 Ministerial Order

Advisory Council on Alberta-Ukraine Relations

The mandate of the Advisory Council on Alberta-Ukraine Relations is to consider opportunities for cooperation and provide advice to the Minister on Alberta-Ukraine initiatives.

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Establishing Legislation

  • Government Organization Act, section 7

 

Compensation

Member—Expenses Only

MLA Member—No Remuneration

Board
Position
Name Appointment
Date
Expiry Appointment
Method
Chair & Member Jessica Littlewood Dec 13, 2016 Dec 12, 2019 Ministerial Order
Member Alla Nedashkivska Jul 15, 2017 Jul 14, 2019 Ministerial Order
Member Bohdan Harasymiw Jul 15, 2017 Jul 14, 2018 Ministerial Order
Member Eva Himka Jul 15, 2017 Jul 14, 2020 Ministerial Order
Member Ivor Bernatsky Jul 15, 2017 Jul 14, 2020 Ministerial Order
Member Jaroslaw (Jars) Balan Jul 15, 2017 Jul 14, 2019 Ministerial Order
Member Olesia Luciw-Andryjowycz Jul 15, 2017 Jul 14, 2019 Ministerial Order
Member Ruby Swanson Jul 15, 2017 Jul 14, 2020 Ministerial Order
Member Stephania Romaniuk Jul 15, 2017 Jul 14, 2019 Ministerial Order
Member Vitaliy Milentyev Jul 15, 2017 Jul 14, 2018 Ministerial Order
Member William (Bill) Shostak Jul 15, 2017 Jul 14, 2018 Ministerial Order

Agriculture Financial Services Corporation

The Agriculture Financial Services Corporation provides lending and insurance services as well as compensation programs. The Corporation's core programs and services include loans to beginning farmers, commercial lending, crop insurance, hail insurance and agricultural income stabilization payments.

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Classification

  • Corporate Enterprise

Mandate and Roles

Code of Conduct

 

Establishing Legislation

  • Agriculture Financial Services Act, section 2

 

Compensation

Member-Honoraria—Committee Remuneration Order, Schedule 1, Part A (OC 466/2007)

Chair-Honoraria—Committee Remuneration Order, Schedule 1, Part A (OC 466/2007)

Board
Position
Name Appointment
Date
Expiry Appointment
Method
Chair & Member Jennifer Wood Apr 27, 2017 Apr 27, 2020 Ministerial Order
Member Anna Harder Apr 27, 2017 Apr 27, 2019 Ministerial Order
Member Gerald (Jerry) Bouma Apr 27, 2017 Apr 27, 2019 Ministerial Order
Member Gordon Cove Apr 27, 2017 Apr 27, 2020 Ministerial Order
Member Harvey Hagman Apr 27, 2017 Apr 27, 2020 Ministerial Order
Member Jo-Ann Hall Apr 27, 2017 Apr 27, 2020 Ministerial Order
Member Kiren Singh Apr 27, 2017 Apr 27, 2020 Ministerial Order
Member Peter Galloway Apr 27, 2017 Apr 27, 2019 Ministerial Order

Alberta Agricultural Products Marketing Council

The Agricultural Products Marketing Council provides regulatory oversight and facilitates the effective governance and leadership of 21 agricultural marketing boards and commissions. The Council also provides advice to the Minister on matters related to the establishment, operation and control of the boards and commissions established under the Marketing of Agricultural Products Act.

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Classification

  • Regulatory/Adjudicative

Mandate and Roles

Code of Conduct

 

Establishing Legislation

  • Marketing of Agricultural Products Act, section 3

 

Compensation

Member-Honoraria—Committee Remuneration Order, Schedule 1, Part A (OC 466/2007)

Chair and Vice-Chair-Honoraria—Committee Remuneration Order, Schedule 1, Part A (OC 466/2007)

Board
Position
Name Appointment
Date
Expiry Appointment
Method
Chair Designate Norine Moore Apr 17, 2017 May 5, 2020 Order in Council
GoA Member Rep Wendy McCormick Mar 21, 2017 Mar 20, 2020 Order in Council
Member Ben Campbell Mar 21, 2017 Mar 20, 2019 Order in Council
Member David Hyink Mar 21, 2017 Mar 20, 2020 Order in Council
Member Doug Sawyer Mar 21, 2017 Mar 20, 2019 Order in Council
Member Kimberly Shipley Mar 21, 2017 Mar 20, 2020 Order in Council
Member Lynn Jacobson Mar 21, 2017 Mar 20, 2019 Order in Council
Member Malorie Aube Mar 21, 2017 Mar 20, 2019 Order in Council
Member Norine Moore Sep 6, 2016 May 5, 2020 Order in Council
Vice-Chair Designate David Hyink Apr 17, 2017 Mar 20, 2020 Order in Council

Alberta Apprenticeship and Industry Training Board

The Alberta Apprenticeship and Industry Training Board is responsible for the establishment of standards and requirements for training and certification of programs under the Apprenticeship and Industry Training Act. The Board also makes recommendations to the Minister on Alberta’s labour market needs for skilled trades people and the designation of trades and occupations.

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Classification

  • Advisory

Mandate and Roles

Code of Conduct

 

Establishing Legislation

  • Apprenticeship and Industry Training Act, section 2

 

Compensation

Member-Honoraria—Committee Remuneration Order, Schedule 1, Part A (OC 466/2007)

Chair-Honoraria—Committee Remuneration Order, Schedule 1, Part A (OC 466/2007)

Board
Position
Name Appointment
Date
Expiry Appointment
Method
Chair j'Amey Bevan May 27, 2016 May 26, 2019 Order in Council
Employee - Industry Other Freeman Willerton Feb 7, 2018 Feb 6, 2021 Order in Council
Employee Designated Trades Brian Dort Feb 7, 2018 Feb 6, 2021 Order in Council
Employees - Designated Trades Delaine Coleman May 9, 2017 May 8, 2020 Order in Council
Employees - Designated Trades Gursewak Mann May 9, 2017 May 8, 2020 Order in Council
Employees - Industry Other Kenneth Bird May 9, 2017 May 8, 2018 Order in Council
Employees- Designated Trades Blaine Boutin May 27, 2016 May 26, 2019 Order in Council
Employer - Industry Other Tyrone John Feb 7, 2018 Feb 6, 2021 Order in Council
Employers - Designated Trades Craig Mathes May 28, 2017 May 27, 2020 Order in Council
Employers - Designated Trades Mike Yorke May 9, 2017 May 8, 2020 Order in Council
Employers - Designated Trades Richard Daley May 28, 2017 May 27, 2020 Order in Council
Employers - Designated Trades Shawna Boreen Jun 12, 2016 Jun 11, 2019 Order in Council
Employers - Industry Other Shannon Eitzen May 28, 2017 May 27, 2020 Order in Council

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