Board of Directors

Current Board

President and Chair of the Board – Lukas Arenson, BGC Engineering, Vancouver, president@canadianpermafrostassociation.ca

President-Elect and Vice-Chair of the Board - Kumari Karunaratne, Northwest Territories Geological Survey, presidentelect@canadianpermafrostassociation.ca

Secretary – Peter Morse, Geological Survey of Canada, Ottawa, secretary@canadianpermafrostassociation.ca

Treasurer – Barbara Fortin, Tetra Tech, Yellowknife, treasurer@canadianpermafrostassociation.ca

Communications Director – Jennifer Humphries, Carleton University, Whitehorse, communications@canadianpermafrostassociation.ca

Early Career Representative – Xiangbing Kong, Université Laval, Quebec, earlycareerrep@canadianpermafrostassociation.ca

Member-at-large – Pooneh Maghoul, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, memberatlarge1@canadianpermafrostassociation.ca

Member-at-large – Jason Smith, Canadrill, Iqaluit, memberatlarge2@canadianpermafrostassociation.ca

Ex-officio member (non-officer) – Chris Burn, Carleton University, Ottawa, exofficio@canadianpermafrostassociation.ca


Past Board Members

Antoni Lewkowicz, University of Ottawa, President

Carolyn Gibson, University of Guelph, Early Career Representative

Wayne Pollard, McGill University, Member-at-large 

Panya Lipovsky, Yukon Geological Survey, Member-at-large

Ashley Rudy, Northwest Territories Geological Survey, Communications Director