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Board and Council Updates

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The following people have been appointed to the committees named below:
  • International Relations: Catherine Robertson, effective immediately; and
  • Professional Conduct: Douglas W. Brooks (Vice-chair), effective July 1, 2013, for a period of two years; Donald L. Ireland (member), effective July 1, 2013.
The following appointments have been approved:
  • Elections Committee: Michael Hale, effective February 6, 2013;
  • Governance Task Force: Sharon Giffen, effective November 28, 2012; and
  • The CIA’s investment management firm for the fiscal year 2013–2014: Fiera Capital Corporation.
The following have been appointed as the CIA representatives to the International Actuarial Association committees named below, all effective May 1, 2013:
  • Insurance Accounting: Simon Curtis;
  • Pension and Benefits: Jason Malone; and
  • Enterprise and Financial Risk: Réjean Besner.
Stephen Bonnar, Robert Stapleford, and Jacques Lafrance have been appointed to redraft the CIA public position on retirement age, and Chris Townsend, Michel Giguère, and Simon Curtis to review and approve the public position prior to release.

Eligibility and Education Council

The following people have been appointed to the task forces and subcommittees named below:
  • Task Force on Canadian Eligibility Requirements: Brad Wallis, retroactive to February 21, 2013;
  • Task Force on Mentoring: Stephen Cheng, Denise Lang, Nancy Nyisztor, and Pierre Parenteau, effective immediately;
  • Life Corporate Subcommittee of the Committee on Continuing Education: Joan Strothard and Brad Wallis, effective immediately; and
  • Pension Subcommittee of the Committee on Continuing Education: Charlene Moriarty, effective immediately. Emily Tryssenaar resigned from the subcommittee, and leaves with its thanks.
Mathieu Boudreault has been appointed as the Accreditation Actuary (AA) at the Université du Québec à Montréal, effective June 1, 2013, and Jeffrey Strong as the AA at the University of Manitoba, effective immediately.

The Task Force to Review the SOA General Insurance Track Syllabus has been formed with Jim Christie as Chair and Angelita Graham, Pierre-Paul Renaud, and one member of the Eligibility Committee as members.


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