IAEM-Canada Partnership Engagement Committee

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Director of IAEM-Canada Partnership Engagement Committee
Eva Cohen
Special Advisor Volunteer Civil Protection,
Founder and Principal, 
Civil Protection Youth Canada

Vice Chair:
Magda Sulzycki

Business Continuity Management Consultant-
Grid Emergency Management
Toronto Hydro
Toronto, ON

Committee Roster:

Serenna Besserer
Serenna Besserer
Assistant Manager – James and Hudson Bay Coast
Canadian Red Cross
Timmins, ON

Grayson Cockett, MADEM, EMT-P
Emergency Management Officer
Alberta Health Services - Emergency Disaster Management
Calgary, AB

David Diabo B.Tech/EM
Special Advisor – Emergency Management
Housing, Infrastructure & Emergency Services
Assembly of First Nations
Ottawa, ON

Jim Montgomery
Program Manager, Office of Emergency Management
City of Ottawa
Ottawa, ON

Jeff Whyte, CEM
Manager of Security and Safety Services
Emergency Management Co-Ordinator
Horizon Health Network
Miramichi, NB

Commission Mission:

The Partnership Engagement Committee’s mandate is to make recommendations to the IAEM Canada Board of Directors on partnership engagement that support IAEM emergency management and planning initiatives at the local, provincial/territorial, indigenous and national levels through a proactive and coordinated approach. Partnerships Include:

  • Champions of Disaster Risk Reduction/Emergency Management
  • Universities and Colleges
  • Professional Associations

Join the Committee:

If interested in the Partnership Engagement Committee, please contact Teresa Burgess-Ogilvie.