The table below contains the complete history of the Executive of the Alberta Chapter of the Urban and Regional Information Systems Association.

1986/88 1988/89
President Leslie J. Cooke AB Forestry Lands & Wildlife President John Harrower AB Forestry Lands & Wildlife
Vice-President John Harrower AB Forestry Lands & Wildlife VP-North R.G. Madziya Edmonton Metro Planning
Secretary Dennis Thompson AB Forestry Lands & Wildlife VP-South Don Evans The City of Calgary
Treasurer Harvey Popik City of Edmonton Secretary Neville Ferguson AB Forestry Lands & Wildlife
Chairman Pat Drake The City of Calgary Treasurer Harvey Popik City of Edmonton
Vice-Chairman R.G. Madziya Edmonton Metro Planning Program Chair Dennis Thompson AB Forestry Lands & Wildlife
Past-President Leslie J. Cooke AB Forestry Lands & Wildlife
1989/90 1990/91
President Don Evans The City of Calgary President (W.M.) Liam Barry AB Dept. of Energy
VP-North (W.M.) Liam Barry AB Dept. of Energy VP-North James B.K. Guthrie City of Edmonton
VP-South Dr. Walter Jamieson University of Calgary VP-South Dr. Ian Crain University of Calgary
Secretary Gail Sokolan Calgary Regional Planning Secretary Gail Sokolan Calgary Regional Planning
Treasurer Dianne Haley The City of Calgary Treasurer Dianne Haley The City of Calgary
Program Chair Dr. Ian Crain University of Calgary Program Chair Pat McIlhargy Alberta Agriculture
Past-President John Harrower AB Forestry Lands & Wildlife Past-President Don Evans The City of Calgary
1991/92 1992/93
President Dr. Ian Crain University of Calgary President James B.K. Guthrie City of Edmonton
VP-North James B.K. Guthrie City of Edmonton VP-North Nancye Patenaude Alberta Registries
VP-South Pat McIlhargy Alberta Agriculture VP-South Pat McIlhargy Alberta Agriculture
Secretary Tim Toth AB Forestry Lands & Wildlife Secretary Claudia Kreplin The City of Calgary
Treasurer Dianne Haley The City of Calgary Treasurer Dianne Haley The City of Calgary
Program Chair Brian Gregg Gellman Hayward & Partners Program Chair Vacant
Publicity Chair Gail Sokolan Calgary Regional Planning Publicity Chair Vincent Delonge Nova Corporation
Past-President (W.M.) Liam Barry AB Dept. of Energy Past-President Dr. Ian Crain University of Calgary
1993/94 1994/95
President Pat McIlhargy Alberta Agriculture President Nancye Patenaude Alberta Registries
VP-North Nancye Patenaude Alberta Registries VP-North Denis Johnson University of Alberta
VP-South Dianne Haley The City of Calgary VP-South Dianne Haley The City of Calgary
Secretary Wanda Allison The City of Calgary Secretary Wanda Allison The City of Calgary
Treasurer Laraine Lawson Alberta 1 Call Treasurer Vincent Delonge Nova Corporation
Program Chair Linda Hawrelko Land Information Alberta Program Chair Linda Hawrelko Land Information Alberta
Publicity Chair Vincent Delonge Nova Corporation Publicity Chair Steve (S.E.) Taylor Canadian Geomatic Solutions
Past-President James B.K. Guthrie City of Edmonton Past-President Pat McIlhargy Alberta Agriculture
1995/96 1996/97
President Dianne Haley The City of Calgary President Dave Day The City of Calgary
VP-North Duane Kotun Telus VP-North David Dubauskas Strathcona County
VP-South Dave Day The City of Calgary VP-South Dianne Haley The City of Calgary
Secretary Tony Woods City of Red Deer Secretary Tony Woods City of Red Deer
Treasurer Vincent Delonge Nova Corporation Treasurer Roger Gauvin Itres Research Ltd.
Program Chair Vacant Program Chair Vacant
Publicity Chair Denis Johnson 9510 – 100A St, Publicity Chair Duane Kotun Telus
Past-President Nancye Patenaude Alberta Registries Past-President Dianne Haley The City of Calgary
1997/98 1998/99
President David Dubauskas Strathcona County President Dianne Haley The City of Calgary
VP-North Karen Lauritsen City of Grande Prairie VP-North Karen Lauritsen City of Grande Prairie
VP-South Dianne Haley The City of Calgary VP-South Audrey Stamm The City of Calgary
Secretary Tony Woods City of Red Deer Secretary Ron Cook Telus Geomatics
Treasurer Roger Gauvin Itres Research Ltd. Treasurer Darren Young City of Medicine Hat
Program Chair Vacant Program Chair Vacant
Publicity Chair Dave Day The City of Calgary Publicity Chair David Dubauskas Strathcona County
Past-President Dave Day The City of Calgary Past-President David Dubauskas Strathcona County
1999/00 2000/01
President Karen Lauritsen City of Grande Prairie President Audrey Stamm The City of Calgary
VP-North Brent Gannon Telus VP-North Brent Gannon Telus
VP-South Audrey Stamm The City of Calgary VP-South Reg Letourneau SAIT Polytechnic
Secretary Mike Horsfal Worklplace Wisdom Inc. Secretary Julie Wadia The City of Calgary
Treasurer Darren Young City of Medicine Hat Treasurer Nathan Ogden County of 40 Mile
Program Chair Rob Thomas Telus Geomatics Program Chair Bob Parkinson Agriculture Canada (PFRA)
Publicity Chair Dave Day The City of Calgary Publicity Chair Bob Hoffos Applied Geoprocessing Inc.
Past-President Dianne Haley The City of Calgary Past-President Karen Lauritsen City of Grande Prairie
2001/02 2002/03
President Brent Gannon Telus President Mark Sombach ESRI Canada
VP-South Mark Sombach ESRI Canada VP-North Randy Williamson City of Leduc
VP-North Randy Williamson City of Leduc VP-South Johanna Kortenschyl-Allan MD of Rockyview
Secretary Johanna Kortenschyl-Allan MD of Rockyview Secretary Dean Pickering ESRI Canada
Treasurer Derek Webber
Nathan Ogden
Tow County of 40 Mile n of Brooks Treasurer Nathan Ogden County of 40 Mile
Program Chair Bob Parkinson Agriculture Canada (PFRA) Program Chair Ann Hollifield Sierra Systems
Publicity Chair Karen Lauritsen City of Grande Prairie Publicity Chair Karen Lauritsen City of Grande Prairie
Past-President Audrey Stamm The City of Calgary Past-President Brent Gannon Telus
2003/04 2004/05
President Randy Williamson Strathcona County President Randy Williamson Strathcona County
VP-South Jean Francois Dionne Town of Banff VP-North Cindy Post GISMo Solutions Ltd.
VP-North Cindy Post GISMo Solutions Ltd. VP-South Nigel Forster City of Medicine Hat
Secretary Dennis Chao AB Geological Survey Secretary Dennis Chao AB Geological Survey
Treasurer Nathan Ogden County of 40 Mile Treasurer Nathan Ogden County of 40 Mile
Program Chair Ann Hollifield Sierra Systems Publicity Chair Audrey Stamm The City of Calgary
Publicity Chair Audrey Stamm The City of Calgary Program Chair Ann Hollifield Sierra Systems
Past-President Mark Sombach ESRI Canada Academic Liaison Not Filled
Member at Large Not Filled
Past-President Mark Sombach ESRI Canada
2005/06 2006/07
President Cindy Post GISMo Solutions Ltd. President Nigel Forster City of Medicine Hat
VP-South Nigel Forster City of Medicine Hat VP-North Stuart Gerber ESRI Canada
VP-North Stuart Gerber ESRI Canada VP-North Gido Langen Timberland
VP-North Gido Langen Timberland VP-South Richard Andrews City of Medicine Hat
Secretary Dennis Chao AB Geological Survey Secretary Dennis Chao AB Geological Survey
Treasurer Randy Williamson Strathcona County Treasurer Randy Williamson Strathcona County
Publicity Chair Audrey Stamm The City of Calgary Publicity Chair Dianne Haley ERCB. BIS-ISS
Program Chair Ann Hollifield Sierra Systems Program Chair Ann Hollifield Sierra Systems
Academic Liaison Not Filled Academic Liaison Emily Herd University of Alberta
Member at Large Gido Langen Timberland Member at Large Gido Langen Timberland
Past-President Randy Williamson Strathcona County Past-President Cindy Post GISMo Solutions Ltd.
2007/08 2008/09
President Cindy Post GISMo Solutions Ltd. President Gido Langen Natural Resources Canada
VP-South Richard Andrews City of Medicine Hat VP-North Cindy Post University of Alberta
VP-North Gido Langen Timberland VP-South Richard Andrews City of Medicine Hat
Secretary Dennis Chao AB Geological Survey Secretary Dennis Chao AB Geological Survey
Treasurer Randy Williamson City of Edmonton Treasurer Randy Williamson City of Edmonton
Publicity Chair Dianne Haley ERCB. BIS-ISS Publicity Chair Dianne Haley ERCB. BIS-ISS
Program Chair Bruce McBride The City of Calgary Program Chair Bruce McBride The City of Calgary
Academic Liaison Emily Herd University of Alberta Academic Liaison Colin Lynch SAIT Polytechnic
Member at Large Gido Langen Timberland Member at Large Bob Hoffos Olds College
Past-President Nigel Forster City of Medicine Hat Past-President Cindy Post University of Alberta
2009/10 2010/11
President Richard Andrews City of Medicine Hat President Cindy Post University of Alberta
VP-North Cindy Post University of Alberta VP-North Randy Williamson City of Edmonton
VP-South Bruce McBride The City of Calgary VP-South Vacant
Secretary Dennis Chao AB Geological Survey Secretary Dennis Chao AB Geological Survey
Treasurer Randy Williamson City of Edmonton Treasurer Carl Stewart City of Ft. Saskatchewan
Publicity Chair Dianne Haley DMH GIS Consulting Publicity Chair Dianne Haley DMH GIS Consulting
Program Chair Vacant Program Chair Vacant
Academic Liaison Colin Lynch SAIT Polytechnic Academic Liaison Colin Lynch SAIT Polytechnic
Member at Large Bob Hoffos Olds College Member at Large Wendy Amy Martin Newby Consulting Ltd.
Past-President Gido Langen Natural Resources Canada Past-President Richard Andrews City of Medicine Hat
2011/12 2012/13
President Cindy Post University of Alberta President Randy Williamson City of Edmonton
VP-North Randy Williamson City of Edmonton VP-North Vacant
VP-South Vacant VP-South Bruce McBride The City of Calgary
Secretary Dennis Chao AB Geological Survey Secretary Dennis Chao AB Geological Survey
Treasurer Carl Stewart City of Ft. Saskatchewan Treasurer Carl Stewart City of Ft. Saskatchewan
Publicity Chair Dianne Haley DMH GIS Consulting Publicity Chair Dianne Haley DMH GIS Consulting
Program Chair Richard Gorecki Consultant Program Chair Teresa Chung Spencer Environmental
Academic Liaison Colin Lynch SAIT Polytechnic Academic Liaison Charlene Nielsen University of Alberta
Member at Large Wendy Amy Martin Newby Consulting Member at Large Wendy Amy Martin Newby Consulting
Past-President Cindy Post University of Alberta Past-President Cindy Post University of Alberta
2013/14 2014/15
President Cindy Post University of Alberta President Bruce McBride The City of Calgary
VP-North Mike Leask Associated Engineering VP-North Mike Leask MRF Geosystems Corp
VP-South Bruce McBride The City of Calgary VP-South OPEN TO NOMINATIONS
Secretary Dennis Chao AB Geological Survey Secretary Dennis Chao AB Geological Survey
Treasurer Carl Stewart City of Ft. Saskatchewan Treasurer Carl Stewart City of Ft. Saskatchewan
Publicity Chair Dianne Haley DMH GIS Consulting Publicity Chair Dianne Haley DMH GIS Consulting
Program Chair Teresa Chung Spencer Environmental Program Chair Teresa Chung Spencer Environmental
Academic Liaison Charlene Nielsen University of Alberta Academic Liaison Charlene Nielsen University of Alberta
Member at Large Aniekan Akpanekong The City of Calgary Member at Large Aniekan Akpanekong The City of Calgary
Past-President Cindy Post University of Alberta Past-President Cindy Post University of Alberta
2015/16  2016/17
President Bruce McBride The City of Calgary  President  Bruce McBride  The City of Calgary
VP North vacant  VP North  vacant
VP South Mike Leask Terra Nova GIS Consulting  VP South  Sylvia Leong ENMAX
Secretary Dennis Chao AB Geological Survey  Secretary  Dennis Chao  AB Geological Survey
Treasurer Carl Stewart City of Fort Saskatchewan  Treasurer  Carl Stewart  City of Fort Saskatchewan
Publicity Chair Dianne Haley DMH GIS Consulting  Publicity Chair  Dianne Haley  DMH GIS Consulting
Program Teresa Chung Spencer Environmental  Program  Teresa Chung  Spencer Environmental
Academic Liaison Charlene Neilsen University of Alberta  Academic Liaison  Charlene Neilsen  University of Alberta
Member at Large  Chaka Zinyemba Alberta Emergency Management Agency  Member at Large  Chaka Zinyemba  Alberta Emergency Management Agency
Past President Cindy Post City of Leduc  Past President  Cindy Post  City of Leduc

 

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