Meet Your Chair

David Turner, MBA, PEng, CMSP, CRSP, Chair, 2016-2017

The Board of Canadian Registered Safety Professionals (BCRSP) is pleased to announce the appointment of David Turner, MBA, PEng, CMSP, CRSP, to the position of Board Chair for an eighteen month term beginning January 1, 2016.

Employed as the President & Lead OHS Specialist with Turner Safety Systems Ltd., based in Maple Creek, Saskatchewan, Mr. Turner is the twenty-first Chair of the BCRSP since the certification body’s incorporation in 1976.

Mr. Turner graduated from the University of Nottingham with a B.Sc.(Hons) in Mining Engineering and holds an MBA from City University of Seattle. Mr. Turner resides in Maple Creek Saskatchewan with his wife Tina. He has been a Canadian Registered Safety Professional (CRSP)® since 2001.

In addition to Mr. Turner, the 2016 Governing Board includes executive officers Paul Andre, CRSP (Vice Chair); Dan Lyons, CRSP, CMIOSH, CSP (Past Chair); Paula Campkin, MBA, CRSP (Secretary-Treasurer) and Governors Kevin J. Dawson, MBA, PEng, CRSP, Alireza Golbabai, CRSP, John Hollohan, BSc, BASc, CRSP, Geeta Sharma, CRSP, Peter Sturm, CRSP, CHSC, Andrea Cotroneo (Public Member), and the Executive Director is Nicola J. Wright, BA (Hons), CAE.

The Board of Canadian Registered Safety Professionals (BCRSP) is a self-regulating, self-governing, federally incorporated organization established in 1976. The BCRSP is an ISO 17024 accredited and ISO 9001 certified organisation

The Board governs its certificants in order that the public interest may be served and protected.