Program Area Directory

Looking for the right person to contact? Here is a list by program area:

SAFE Companies

Enquiry Contact Person Phone Number Email
General Enquiries   877-741-1060 email
Director, SAFE Companies Cherie Whelan 250-739-5170 email
SAFECo Registration & Training Enquiries Lisa Reitan 250-824-5183 email
Audit Assistance By phone during office hours 877-741-1060 email
Audit Documents & Certificates Michelle Maltesen 250-824-5192 email
Audit Status Clare Craig 250-739-5172 email
Auditor Inquiries Martin Ridgway 877-741-1060 email
COR & SAFE Conversion Inquiries Laurel Laturnus 250-739-5164 email
Safety Advocacy/Support Mike Sexton 877-741-1060 email
MAG-SAFE Audit Support Bill Laturnus 877-741-1060 email
Field Safety Advisors      
Region Contact Person Phone Number Email
Vancouver Island, South Coast & East Kootenays Terry Chow 250-618-1031 email
Cariboo Chilcotin & Peace Region Lisa Banner 250-713-3705 email
Central Interior Mike Pottinger 778-269-1834 email
Okanagan & Kootenays Jerry Kirouac 250-616-0962 email
Northern BC & Peace Region Tyler Bartels 250-327-3046 email

Falling Department

Enquiry Contact Person Phone Number Email
General Enquiries   877-741-1060 email
Faller Audits, FTAC & Project Support Enquiries Falling Department 877-741-1060 email
Faller & Falling Supervisor Certification, Falling Safety Advocacy Enquiries Bridgette McKamey 250-739-5161 email

Manager, Falling Programs

Marla Guldbransen 250-824-5185 email
Falling Safety Advisor David Adshead 877-741-1060 email
Lead Falling Safety Advisor Scott Rushton 250-824-5190 email

Falling Department

Enquiry Contact Person Phone Number Email
General Enquiries   877-741-1060 email
Faller Audits, FTAC & Project Support Enquiries Falling Department 877-741-1060 email
Faller & Falling Supervisor Certification, Falling Safety Advocacy Enquiries Bridgette McKamey 250-739-5161 email

Manager, Falling Programs

Marla Guldbransen 250-824-5185 email
Falling Safety Advisor David Adshead 877-741-1060 email
Lead Falling Safety Advisor Scott Rushton 250-824-5190 email

Training Development

Enquiry Contact PersonPhone NumberEmail
General Enquiries 877-741-1060email
Director, Programs and TrainingRichard King250-739-5176email
Manager, Training and StandardsAllison Thompson250-739-5169email
Manager, Program DevelopmentGerard Messier250-739-5177email
Training RegistrarPatty Bergeron250-739-5166email
Training Logistics CoordinatorGary Banys250-739-5162email
Training Systems and Standards CoordinatorSue Reid250-824-5184email

Transportation and Northern Safety

Enquiry Contact Person Phone Number Email
General Enquiries   877-741-1060 email
Director Dustin Meierhofer 250-562-3215 email
Manager Trish Kohorst 250-562-3215 email
VIN Program   250-562-3215 email

Corporate

Enquiry Contact PersonPhone NumberEmail
General Enquiries  877-741-1060email
Chief Executive OfficerRob Moonen250-739-5163email
Chief Financial OfficerHolly Barker250-739-5174email
Corporate Secretary & Executive AssistantJanet Marks250-824-5181email
Communications Director & Forest Safety News EditorMichele Fry250-824-5186email
Information TechnologyDavid Murchie250-739-5167email
AccountingTeresa Hansen250-824-5191email

BC Forest Safety Ombudsman

Enquiry Contact PersonPhone NumberEmail
Ombudsman EnquiriesRoger Harris877-577-7766email