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Committees

TLA committees are made up of TLA board members and others working in BC's coastal forest industry. Committee members bring their knowledge and experience to the table to help the TLA achieve its advocacy goals.


Aboriginal Affairs Committee

Matt Wealick (Chair) 
Probyn Log
Mike Richardson (Alt. Chair) 
Tsibass Construction
Mark Ponting
Ponting Logging & Grade
John McLaughlin
Jaymack Consulting
Rachelle Burt 
MNP LLP
Howie McKamey
The Goat Group 
Victor Godin 
Starting Over BC
Corby Lamb
Capacity Forest Management
Larry Spence
Probyn Log
Ken Houlden
North West Loggers Association
Dan Williams
Copcan Contracting
 


Communications Committee

Matt Wealick (Chair) 
Probyn Log

Don Banasky
Western Canadian Timber Products Ltd.
Jacqui Beban
Nootka Sound Timber Co. Ltd.
Brian Mulvihill
Finning (Canada)
Sig Kemmler
Alternative Forest Operations Ltd.
Jim Girvan
M.D.T. Ltd.
George Lambert
T-MAR Industries Ltd.
Adam Wunderlich
Fall River Logging Ltd.

Editorial Board Committee

Matt Wealick (Chair) 
Probyn Log
Jacqui Beban
Nootka Sound Timber Co. Ltd.
James Byrne
MNP LLP
Wayne Lintott
Interior Logging Association
Brian Mulvihill
Finning (Canada)
Ken Houlden
North West Loggers Association
Graham Lasure
W.D. Moore Logging 
Jim Girvan
M.D.T. Ltd.
Don Banasky
Western Canadian Timber Products Ltd.
 


Education Committee

Dave McNaught (Chair)
Seaspray Log Scaling
Mike Richardson (Alt. Chair)
Tsibass Construction
John Gregson
Copcan Contracting
Bill Nelson
Holbrook Dyson Logging
Sean Heard
Mount Sicker Lumber
Ryan Dvorak
Alberni District Secondary School
Jason Kerluck
Carihi Secondary School
Lawrence Van De Leur
Ritchie Bros. Auctioneers

Events Committee

Mike Richardson (Chair)
Tsibass Construction

Dave McNaught
Seaspray Log Scaling

Brian Mulvihill
Finning (Canada)

Carl Sweet
Inland Group

George Lambert
T-MAR Industries

Lawrence Van De Leur
Ritchie Bros. Auctioneers


Forestry Committee

Doug Sladey (Chair)
Sladey Timber
Clint Parcher (Alt. Chair)
Coastland Wood Industries
Howie McKamey
The Goat Group
Jacqui Beban
Nootka Sound Timber Co. Ltd.
Ted Beutler
Aggressive Timber Falling
Mike Richardson
Tsibass Construction
Adam Wunderlich
Fall River Logging Ltd.
Mark Ponting
Ponting Logging & Grade Ltd.
Wayne Lintott
Interior Logging Association
Lawrence Van De Leur
Ritchie Bros. Auctioneers
Gary Laidlaw
Helifor Canada Corp.
Ken Houlden
North West Loggers Association

Membership & Affinity Committee

Tim Lloyd (Chair)
Forestech Equipment Ltd.
George Lambert (Alt. Chair)
T-MAR Industries Ltd.
David Brandt
Johnstone's Benefits
Ben Fitzpatrick
JLT Canada

Carl Sweet
Inland Group

Peter Pringle
JLT Canada
Sig Kemmler
Alternative Forest Operations
Steve Hicks
JLT Canada

Pricing & Marketing Committee

Barry Simpson (Chair)
Oceanview Forest Products Ltd.
Clint Parcher (Alt. Chair)
Coastland Wood Industries
Mike Greig
Enfor Consultants Ltd.
Duncan Chisholm
A & A Trading Ltd.
Terry Basso
Probyn Log Ltd.
Ryan Stanyer
Westshore Specialties Ltd.
Mike Falkiner
BC Timber Sales
Angus Allison
A.P.A. Enterprises Ltd.

STIR Committee (Safety Training & Industrial Relations)

Ted Beutler (Chair)
Aggressive Timber Falling Ltd.
Adam Wunderlich (Alt. Chair)
Fall River Logging Ltd.
Don Banasky
Western Canadian Timber Falling Ltd.
Mark Ponting
Ponting Logging & Grade Ltd.
Chad Robinson
J.R. Contracting Ltd.
Wayne Lintott
Interior Logging Association
Bjarne Nielson
Bear Safety Services Ltd.
Roger Whittaker
PR Marine Surveyors
Dan Williams
Copcan Contracting Ltd.
Stu Smith
Smith Safety Solutions Inc.
Rob Moonen
BC Forest Safety Council