Board of Directors

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Officers of the CDA Institute

Les agents de l’Institut de la CAD

Chair of the Board Président Major-​General Daniel Gosselin (Ret’d)
Chief Executive Officer Président-​directeur général Tony Battista
Secretary-​Treasurer Secrétaire-​trésorier Pierre Désautels
Honorary Counsel Conseil Honoraire Mr. Robert Booth, QC

Members of the Board of Directors

Les membres du conseil d’administration

Mr. Jamie Carroll
Mr. David Collins
M. Ferry de Kerckhove
Major-​General David Fraser (Ret’d)
Lieutenant-​General Michel Gauthier (Ret’d)
Major General Daniel Gosselin
Honorary Colonel Paul Hindo
Mme Louise Mercier
Honorary Colonel H. Chiko Nanji
Colonel George Petrolekas (Ret’d)
The Honourable David Pratt
Vice-​Admiral Drew Robertson (Ret’d)
Tony Battista, CDA Institute CEO (non-​voting)
Vice-​Admiral Denis Rouleau (Ret’d), Chair, CDA

Members of the Council of Advisors

Les membres du conseil d’aviseurs

Major-​General John Adams (Ret’d)
Colonel Brett Boudreau (Ret’d)
Honorary Colonel Darrell Bricker
Mr. Richard Cohen
Mr. Terry Colfer
Dr. John Scott Cowan
Lieutenant-​général Richard Evraire (Ret’d)
Mr. Dick Fadden
Honorary Lieutenant-​Colonel Justin Fogarty
Brigadier-​General Bernd A. Goetze (Ret’d)
Honorary Colonel Blake C. Goldring
General Ray Henault (Ret’d)
Honorary Colonel Tim Hogarth
Dr. George A. Lampropoulos
Lieutenant-​général Marc Lessard (Ret’d)
Mr. Pierre Lortie
Lieutenant-​General George Macdonald (Ret’d)
Brigadier-​General Don Macnamara (Ret’d)
Vice-​Admiral Dean McFadden (Ret’d)
General Paul Manson (Ret’d)
Mr. Sean P. Murray
Colonel Alain Pellerin (Ret’d)
Honorary Captain (N) Colin Robertson
Mr. Jeffrey Simpson

M. André Sincennes
Dr. Bob Walker
Commodore Kelly Williams (Ret’d)

Fundraising Committee

Comité du développement

Chair of the Fundraising Campaign Président de la campagne Mme Louise Mercier

Members of the Committee
Membres du comité

Tony Battista (non-​voting/​sans droit de
Pierre Désautels (non-​voting/​sans droit de vote)

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