We are connectors, linking products with people, and workers with jobs.

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

Mike Leonard

President & CEO



John Beckett

Vice President



Jack Vogt

Vice President

Labour Relations, Dispatch & Security


Rob Mackay-Dunn

Vice President

Government and Public Affairs


Heather Nairn


Human Resources


Tony Keung

Senior Director

Finance & Information Services


Department Heads

Peter Edwards

Senior Director

Training, Safety & Recruitment


Lindsay Familton


Workforce Operations


Fraser Blair


Labour Relations


Media Inquiries

Grace Sullivan


Communication and Marketing


Board of Directors

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

  • Peter Amat
  • *Richard Chappell – Co-Chair
  • *Brad Eshleman
  • *Maksim Mihic
  • *Don Nonis – Chair
  • George Runyon
  • Claus Thornberg
  • Eric Waltz

* Denotes Executive Committee