The Appeals Commission is happy to announce the reappointments of Benjamin Ayorech, Gene Dumont, Derek Vermette, Vivian Kolias Lougheed, and Allan Mah to the Appeals Commission under the Workers' Compensation Act. The reappointments are effective as of November 1st, 2017 for a six-month term that expires on April 30th, 2018. This six-month extension brings their appointments in line with other Commissioners who are up for reappointment next spring.
The Appeals Commission is pleased to announce its recent promotion of Lynn Faulder, who is currently a Hearing Chair. She will start her new position as Vice Chair in the Edmonton office on January 1st, 2018. Lynn Faulder will replace our current Vice Chair, Ted Giraldeau.
In addition to Lynn Faulder's experience with the Appeals Commission, she brings over 20 years of experience as a panel member and chair of various administrative tribunals for the provincial and federal governments.
The Appeals Commission is pleased to announce that we will be sponsoring the Association of Records Managers and Administrators (ARMA) Edmonton's monthly information management seminars. ARMA Edmonton is a Chapter of ARMA International, the authoritative leader on records and information governance around the world. The Chapter provides education, research, and networking opportunities to information management professionals and members. Sheryl Savard, the Appeal Commission's Senior Records and Privacy Officer, is a Director on ARMA's Edmonton Chapter's executive team.
If you have any questions or are interested in attending, please contact Sheryl Savard at firstname.lastname@example.org for more details. All ARMA members and the public are welcome! Lunch will also be provided. The fee per person is $10 for ARMA members and $20 for non-ARMA members. The seminar schedule is as follows:
Wireless access is now available in both the Edmonton and Calgary offices. This includes the waiting rooms, interview rooms and all hearing rooms. Simply see our receptionist when you arrive and he/she will be able to provide you with the instructions on how to access the network.
For media inquiries, please contact (780) 412-8700 and ask to speak to Media Relations.
The Appeals Commission office in Edmonton and Calgary will be closed from December 25th to January 1st. Happy holidays!