Chapter President, Ottawa
Business Development Manager – Defence – 3M Canada. Christopher has served for over 26 years as an infantry officer in the Canadian Army Reserves. He has worked at 3M Canada for the past 6 years on developing innovative solutions to support military equipment and soldier protection.
Chapter Vice President, Ottawa
Beyond his military experience including command and staff appointments in the Canadian and British armed forces, Richard was a former senior defence advisor to the Canadian Minister of National Defence and is currently the president of RSC Strategic Connections in Ottawa.
Events Director, Ottawa
Tristan served in the Canadian Armed Forces from 2007 to 2016 including multiple operational deployments. Now a Realtor with Re/Max Hallmark in Ottawa, Tristan specializes in military relocations and investment properties.
Francis Bleeker is principal of Malmaison Advisers & Company. He was also chairman of the International Committee and member of the Government Relations Committee of CADSI. Before moving to Canada in 1998, Francis worked in European police co-operation and concurrently was a commissioned infantry officer in the Dutch Army (reserve) for 17-years.
Director Communications, Ottawa
David has served in the Canadian Army Reserves since 2004. In his civilian employment, he is an associate at Scotia McLeod.
Membership Director, Ottawa
Ryan currently manages the Terrorist Financing Unit within FINTRAC’s Intelligence Sector. He is also a serving Infantry Officer with the Canadian Army Reserve, and has deployed on several overseas operations.