Board of Directors

Building safe communities is vital for Alberta’s future. Under the governance, strategic guidance, and policy direction of the Safety Codes Council’s Board of Directors, more than 130 volunteer members and more than 60 Edmonton-based employees work together to make Alberta a safe place to live, work, and play.

Kevin Griffiths
Board Director since 2017
Ministerial Appointment
Safety Codes Council
(Chair)

Amina Deiab
Board Director since 2020
Ex-Officio
Safety Codes Council
(President & CEO)

Owen Edmondson
Board Director since 2015
Independent
Safety Codes Council (Vice-chair)
Audit & Risk Committee (chair)
Governance & Nominating Committee (member)

Marcie Kiziak
Board Director since 2017
Independent
Human Resources & Compensation Committee (chair)

Jill Matthew
Board Director since 2017
Independent
Governance & Nominating Committee (chair)

Charlene Smylie
Board Director since 2018
Alberta Urban Municipalities Association
Governance & Nominating Committee (member)

Tom Burton
Board Director since 2018
Rural Municipalities of Alberta
Audit & Risk Committee (member)

Ulrik Seward
Board Director since 2020
City of Calgary

Mark Gerlitz
Board Director since 2012
Independent
Human Resources & Compensation Committee (member)

Juan Monterrosa
Board Director since 2019
City of Edmonton
Audit & Risk Committee (member)

Safety Codes Council Management

President and CEO: Amina Deiab
Director of Corporate Services: Rob Dean
Director of Alberta Safety Codes Authority: Charles Hallett
Acting Director of Corporate Strategy and Communications: Susan Rossmann
Acting Director of Operations: Kristopher Schmaltz
Administrator of Accreditation: Peter Thomas
Administrator of Certification and Master Electricians: Kristopher Schmaltz