President & CEO, Helicopter Association of Canada
Fred has been HAC’s President & CEO since the Fall of 2008. Formerly he was the Vice-President Operations & Legal Affairs for the Canadian Airports Council and prior to that he was with the Air Transport Association of Canada (ATAC), most recently as their VP Flight Operations. Fred is a former Transport Canada Inspector, a former TSB Accident Investigator and Safety Analyst, and a current helicopter and fixed-wing Commercial pilot. Fred has a BA in Psychology from Western and a Law Degree from the University of Ottawa and a graduate of Canadore College’s Helicopter Flight Training Program. He was called to the Ontario Bar in 1986and is currently licensed to practice law in the Province of Ontario.