I am a listed arbitrator with the BC Collective Agreement Arbitration Bureau. I am also listed with the Federal Mediation and Conciliation Service for Part I and Part III appointments under the Canada Labour Code. I currently adjudicate grievances for the Yukon Teachers Labour Relations Board. I am a part-time Vice Chairperson with the Canada Industrial Relations Board. I am a former part-time member of the federal Public Service Labour Relations Board (2004 - 2007 and 2009 - 2014) and former adjudicator with the BC Employment Standards Tribunal (1997 - 2004). I have provided independent third party reviewer services to a federal agency. My non-labour/employment practice includes commercial arbitration, and adjudicating sexual and physical abuse claims by former students of Indian Residential Schools (since 2003). I have served on the B.C. Environmental Appeal Board/Forest Appeals Commission.
- Workplace Rights
BSc (1980), LLB (1984), FCIArb, DipICarb
Memberships & Affiliations
Arbitrator's Association of British Columbia, Chartered Institute of Arbitrators (UK); B.C. Arbitration and Mediation Institute; B.C. International Commercial Arbitration Centre (domestic and trial overflow panels); Law Society of British Columbia
Please contact me for information about rates. My labour arbitration rates are published with the Collective Agreement Arbitration Bureau.