Co-Chairs

Hon. David Jacobson, Vice Chair, BMO Financial Group; former U.S. Ambassador to Canada

Hugh MacKinnon, Chairman and CEO, Bennett Jones LLP

Hon. Gary Doer, former Canadian Ambassador to the United States

Corporate Circle

Roxanna Benoit, Vice President, Public Government and Aboriginal Affairs, Enbridge

Robert D. Brouwer, Senior Partner for Clients and Markets, KPMG

Gerry Bruno, Vice President, Federal Government Affairs, Vancouver Airport Authority

Lydia S. Budgen, Chief Executive Officer and Managing Partner, Stewart McKelvey

Sandra Dykxhoorn, Director, Provencial Relations, Ontario Power Generation

Kim Furlong, Director, Federal Government Affairs and Policy, Amgen Canada

Paul Genest, Senior Vice-President, Power Corporation of Canada

Victor GomezDirector, Government and Regulatory Affairs, Sun Life Financial 

Paul Hill, Chairman, President, and CEO, Harvard Developments, Inc., Hill Companies

Tom Huffaker, Senior Director, International Government Relations, ExxonMobil Corporation

Sriram H. Iyer, Regional Head, North America, ICICI Bank Limited

Dave Lye, Vice President, External Affairs, Encana Services Company Ltd.

Randy Pettipas, President and CEO, Global Public Affairs

David Slack, Vice President, Governmental Affairs, Bombardier

Alberta Energy Regulator

Dan Ujczo, Of Council, Dickinson Wright

Alex Valderrama, Director, International Government Affairs, Western Hemisphere, Chevron Corporation

Peter Wilkinson, Chairman of the Board, Manulife Financial

Policy Circle

Hon. James Blanchard, Partner, DLA Piper; former Governor of Michigan and former U.S. Ambassador to Canada

Hon. Jean Charest, Partner, McCarthy Tetrault LLP; former Premier of Quebec (2003-2012); Member of the Queen's Privy Council for Canada

Hon. Raymond Chrétien, Strategic Advisor, Fasken Martineau; former Canadian Ambassador to the United States

Drew FaganProfessor, Munk School of Global Affairs and Public Policy, University of Toronto 

Hon. Gordon Giffin, Partner, McKenna Long & Aldridge; former U.S. Ambassador to Canada

Hon. Allan Gotlieb, CC, MA, LLD, Senior Business Advisor, Bennett Jones LLP; former Canadian Ambassador to the United States

Hon. Bruce Heyman, former U.S. Ambassador to Canada

Hon. Michael Kergin, Senior Business Advisor, Bennett Jones LLP; former Canadian Ambassador to the United States

Congressman Bill Owens, Partner, Stafford, Owens, Piller Murnane, Kelleher & Trombley; Senior Strategic Advisor, McKenna Long & Aldridge

Hon. David H. Wilkins, Partner, Nelson Mullins; former U.S. Ambassador to Canada

Hon. Michael Wilson, OC, Chairman, Barclays Capital, Canada; former Canadian Ambassador to the United States