Mandate: To provide executive oversight and lead strategic direction of the organization.
President: Ian Sug
Treasurer: Katia Greco
Vice President: Legal position served by Chair, Strategy Committee
Chairs of Each Committee & Chapter
Mandate: To lead the organization’s strategy development, strategy implementation, advisory board engagement, and technology management.
Chair & Vice President: Sue Duong
Lead, Strategy & Organizational Excellence: Amanda Chan
Membership Growth & Development Committee
Mandate: To grow and develop membership.
Chair: Ryan Stewart
Lead, Outreach: Mady Mojarad
Lead, Mentorship Programs: Jeffery Jen
Lead, Diversity, Equity & Inclusion: Gabriela Urrego
Volunteer, Diversity, Equity & Inclusion: Souvik Neogi
Volunteer & Advisor: Saharsh Shah
External Relations Committee
Mandate: To develop and maintain relationships with external partners including sponsors, industry associations, governments & regulatory bodies, and educational institutions to represent YEIP and young professionals.
Chair: Hannah Koenig
Marketing & Communications Committee
Mandate: To manage our digital communications channels including social media, email, and website to promote YEIP and support dissemination efforts.
Chair: Ishrat Oishee
Lead, Marketing & Social Media: Alan Zhu
Lead, Website & Platform: Ally Clark
Mandate: To attract young energy infrastructure professionals in respective regions, provide input from regional perspective to ‘YEIP Listens’ process, and lead dissemination efforts
Lead, Northern Alberta: Derek McLean
- Volunteers: Itati Fleites Cordova, Amanda Bai
Lead, Southern Alberta: Joel Biftu
- Volunteers: Jennifer Prystupa, Jen Bowie, Danvy Tran
Lead, British Columbia: Graham Pavlik & Jolly Sun
Lead, Saskatchewan: Lincoln Sekkappan
Lead, Ontario: Haley Forth
Lead, Quebec: Mathieu Lambert
Lead, Atlantic: Robert LeBlanc
Mandate: To attract students interested in the energy infrastructure industry, provide input from student perspective to ‘YEIP Listens’ process, and participate in dissemination efforts
University of Calgary
- Yaser Arafath Gulam Dhasthagir (President, YEIP University of Calgary)
- Diya Hossain
- Shannon Wong
Memorial University of Newfoundland
- Khashayar Ahmadi (President, YEIP Memorial University of Newfoundland)
- Fereshteh Yahyayie
- Fatemeh Reisi
- Pouria Yavari
- Bahareh Hashemibeni
- Farzam Farahmand
Indigenous Inclusion Council
Mandate: To respond to the call for inclusion and reconciliation by developing meaningful dialogue and formal programs within YEIP.
Purpose: To create a framework to guide action and accountability for YEIP’s commitment to Indigenous truth and reconciliation.
Want to learn more? The IIC recommends the following materials to get started:
- Indigenous Canada is a free online course from the Faculty of Native Studies at the University of Alberta
- 21 Things you May Not Know About the Indian Act is a guide to understanding the legal repercussions on generations of Indigenous Peoples
- Think Indigenous is a podcast featuring presentations that highlight Indigenous perspectives on education and knowledge
Indigenous Inclusion Co-Chairs: Christa Wheat, Aaron Monti
Advisor: Annie Korver