About COPA’s Board of Directors
COPA’s Board of Directors is a national volunteer board comprised of members across the country that help govern Canada’s largest pilot association. COPA’s Board of Directors oversees the organization and helps set its strategic priorities. Members of the board are elected by COPA’s members. Scroll down for a full list of our board members.
COPA's Strategic Priorities
To learn more about COPA’s strategic priorities, please click here.
About COPA’s Working Committees
From standing committees to ad hoc committees to task forces, COPA’s working committees support various COPA operations. See below for the 2023 committees.
|Finance, Audit and Risk
|Insurance Task Force
|Scholarships & Awards
|Events & Programs
Doug Ronan, Chair
Ken Zachkewich, Western Vice-Chair
Ashlynne Dale, Eastern Vice-Chair
Henry Vos, Treasurer
Jim Bell, Secretary
Mark van Berkel, Ex-officio
Board Elections and Nominations
Are you a COPA member interested in helping to influence the direction of General Aviation in Canada? Nominations are now being accepted for seats on the COPA Board of Directors (nominations open until January 2, 2024 at 11:59 p.m. ET.) for the following regions:
- Newfoundland and Labrador (1 position)
- Nova Scotia, Prince Edward Island, New Brunswick (2 positions)
- Northern Ontario (1 position)
- Manitoba and Nunavut (1 position)
- Saskatchewan (1 position)
- Alberta and the Northwest Territories (2 positions)
Annual General Meeting
The 72nd Annual General Meeting of the members of the Canadian Owners and Pilots Association will take place on June 09, 2024. More details are available here.