The results are in for the elections to the COPA Board of Directors. From west to east, the newly elected Directors are:

Alberta and Northwest Territories

Henry Vos

Ken Zachkewich


Candace Pardo

Northern Ontario

Lloyd Richards


Debbie Brekelmans

Brian Pinsent

Jim Bell, representing Manitoba and Nunavut, and Bill Mahoney, representing Newfoundland and Labrador, continue in office by acclamation as there were no contenders for their positions.

“On behalf of the entire Board, I’d like to welcome the newly elected Directors,” said Interim Chairman Bill Mahoney in a statement to eFlight. “And I want to thank everyone who ran in the election for their sense of volunteerism, whether or not they were successful.”

The Nominating Committee of the Board of Directors would like to thank election scrutineers Cameron Boekhoff, James Cooper and Bill Verellen for volunteering to ensure the integrity of the election process.