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The Alberta Public Agencies Governance Act (APAGA) requires that all public agencies have a Mandate and Roles Document and a Code of Conduct. Both must be made available to the public. These documents are posted in the list of public agencies for all public agencies subject to the APAGA.

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Accreditation Committee

Treasury Board and Finance
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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 licenses. The Committee also approves self-accredited course providers and the allocation of those course credits.

APAGA Applies

  • Yes

Classification

  • Regulatory/Adjudicative

Mandate and Roles

Code of Conduct

Compensation

Establishing Legislation

  • n/a

 

Board
Position
Name Appointment
Date
Expiry Appointment
Method
Chair & Public Member Patricia Hull Jan 28, 2020 Mar 31, 2023 Ministerial Order
Member, General Insurance Rep Patty Fischer Mar 15, 2021 May 28, 2024 Ministerial Order
Member, Insurance Adjuster Rep Yvette Laviolette Mar 15, 2021 May 28, 2024 Ministerial Order
Member, Life Insurance Rep Donald Der Jan 28, 2020 Mar 31, 2023 Ministerial Order
Public Member Terry Cooper Jan 28, 2020 Mar 31, 2023 Ministerial Order

Advisory Council on Alberta-Ukraine Relations

Jobs, Economy and Innovation
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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.

APAGA Applies

  • No

Classification

  • Advisory

Compensation

  • n/a

Establishing Legislation

 

Board
Position
Name Appointment
Date
Expiry Appointment
Method
Chair & MLA Member Jackie Armstrong-Homeniuk Aug 19, 2019 Aug 18, 2022 Ministerial Order
Member Andrew Boitchenko Aug 19, 2019 Aug 18, 2022 Ministerial Order
Member Orysia Boychuk Feb 17, 2020 Jan 20, 2023 Ministerial Order
Member Gary Kalynchuk Feb 17, 2020 Jan 20, 2023 Ministerial Order
Member David Motiuk Feb 17, 2020 Jan 20, 2023 Ministerial Order
Member Michelle Palsitt Feb 17, 2020 Jan 20, 2023 Ministerial Order
Member Inna Platonova Oct 25, 2021 Oct 24, 2024 Ministerial Order
Member Juliana Volosina Oct 25, 2021 Oct 24, 2024 Ministerial Order

Agriculture Financial Services Corporation

Agriculture, Forestry and Rural Economic Development
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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. It also delivers other programs and services including loans to developing farmers, disaster loans, loan guarantees and business counseling.

APAGA Applies

  • Yes

Classification

  • Corporate Enterprise

Mandate and Roles

Code of Conduct

Compensation

Establishing Legislation

 

Board
Position
Name Appointment
Date
Expiry Appointment
Method
Chair & Member Kelly Smith-Fraser Sep 8, 2021 Apr 12, 2024 Ministerial Order
Member Rodney Bradshaw Apr 12, 2020 Apr 12, 2023 Ministerial Order
Member Chioma Ufodike Feb 10, 2021 Apr 12, 2023 Ministerial Order
Member Andre Harpe Apr 12, 2022 Apr 12, 2025 Ministerial Order
Member Michael Howden Apr 12, 2022 Apr 12, 2025 Ministerial Order
Member Ross Bricker Apr 12, 2022 Apr 12, 2025 Ministerial Order
Member Renata Colic Mar 22, 2022 Apr 12, 2024 Ministerial Order

Alberta Agricultural Products Marketing Council

Agriculture, Forestry and Rural Economic Development
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The Agricultural Products Marketing Council advised the Minister on matters related to the establishment, operation and control of the boards and commissions established under the Marketing of Agricultural Products Act. The Council provides assistance and advice to boards and commissions on board governance, leadership, development and strategic and business planning matters. Council facilitates industry-oriented development through enabling legislation and encourages support to research and value-added opportunities and enhanced value-chain relationships.

APAGA Applies

  • Yes

Classification

  • Regulatory/Adjudicative

Mandate and Roles

Code of Conduct

Compensation

Establishing Legislation

 

Board
Position
Name Appointment
Date
Expiry Appointment
Method
Chair & Member Doug Sawyer May 27, 2020 Mar 20, 2025 Order in Council
Member Susan Novak Nov 4, 2020 Nov 3, 2023 Order in Council
Member Julie Stitt May 27, 2020 May 26, 2023 Order in Council
Vice-Chair & Member Patricia Henderson Jun 15, 2022 May 26, 2023 Order in Council
Member Henricus Bos Jun 15, 2022 Jun 14, 2025 Order in Council
Member John Buckley Jun 15, 2022 Jun 14, 2025 Order in Council
Member John Guelly Jun 15, 2022 Jun 14, 2025 Order in Council
Member Frank Robinson Jun 15, 2022 Jun 14, 2025 Order in Council

Alberta Anti-Racism Advisory Council

Labour and Immigration
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The Alberta Anti-Racism Advisory Council provides advice on how to combat racism and how to best implement and evaluate anti-racism action items.

APAGA Applies

  • Yes

Classification

  • Advisory

Mandate and Roles

  • n/a

Code of Conduct

Compensation

Establishing Legislation

 

Board
Position
Name Appointment
Date
Expiry Appointment
Method
Co-Chair Mohamad Awada Jan 28, 2021 Jan 27, 2023 Ministerial Order
Public Member Ambreen Azim Jun 8, 2022 Jun 7, 2025 Ministerial Order
Public Member Pamela Beebe Jun 8, 2022 Jun 7, 2025 Ministerial Order
Public Member Khaleel Bhatti Jun 8, 2022 Jun 7, 2025 Ministerial Order
Public Member Sania Chaudhry Jun 8, 2022 Jun 7, 2025 Ministerial Order
Public Member Bassam Fares Jun 8, 2022 Jun 7, 2025 Ministerial Order
Public Member Hyder Hassan Jun 8, 2022 Jun 7, 2025 Ministerial Order
Public Member Norman Poon Jun 8, 2022 Jun 7, 2025 Ministerial Order
Public Member Sheetal Walsh Jun 8, 2022 Jun 7, 2025 Ministerial Order

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