Education and professional designations:
Master of Public Policy, School of Public Policy, University of Calgary, 2020
Institute of Corporate Directors ICD.D, Haskayne School of Business, Calgary 2012
Fellow of the Institute of Canadian Bankers 1984
MBA, RSM (Rotterdam School Of Management) 1982
BA Economics, Erasmus University, Rotterdam 1979
Vote for me: Member since 1982 with family grocery business experience. Strong community service attitude and 35 years banking and financial experience, including servicing and advising membership-based organizations.
What are the special attributes and experience that make you a strong candidate for Calgary Co-op’s board?
Why do you want to serve on the Calgary Co-op Board of Directors?
Growing up with the co-operative movement in Holland, the Calgary Co-op embodies my values of extraordinary service and products for its members/owners, and contribution towards the greater community. In the fierce grocery retail competition, I can contribute to Calgary Co-op’s long-term sustainability and relevance with my professional financial experience, my community and climate change interests, and a willingness to bring ideas for positive impactful change.
Have your say! Voting is open until 11:59 PM MST March 13, 2024.