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Our Team

Executive Officers & Directors

Meet the people at the helm of the BCMEA. Guided by a Board of Directors, our executive team is here to support members’ needs.

Executive Team

President & CEO


Mike Leonard

Vice President

Training, Safety & Recruitment

John Beckett

Senior Director

Finance & Information Services

Tony Keung

Department Heads


Training, Safety & Recruitment

Peter Edwards


Labour Relations

Jack Vogt



Ian Nicol

Board of Directors

Thank you to the BCMEA Board of Directors for their continual support, service and leadership.

  • *Jeff Scott – Chair
  • Peter Amat
  • *Richard Chappell
  • J. Brock Chrystal
  • Anthony Damron
  • *Brad Eshleman
  • Kerry Lige
  • Maksim Mihic
  • *Don Nonis
  • George Runyon
  • Claus Thornberg
  • Eric Waltz

* Denotes Executive Committee