Canadian Commission on Building and Fire Codes (CCBFC) members


Members of the Canadian Commission on Building and Fire Codes (CCBFC) are selected from across Canada for their individual interests and expertise rather than as delegates of any association or group. They are selected with a view to providing broad technical and geographical representation and are appointed by the National Research Council of Canada.


Please direct all media requests about the CCBFC to the Secretary of the CCBFC or phone (613) 993-9960.

Name Organization Location
Douglas Crawford (Chair)
Chair, CCBFC
CCBFC Newmarket, Ontario
Rick Arsenault R M Arsenault Engineering Inc. Grandview, Prince Edward Island
Rob Brooks (non-voting) Canadian Plastics Industry Association (CPIA) Eagle, Idaho
James (Jim) Chauvin   Gatineau, Québec
Mary Cianchetti (non-voting) Standards Development Organization Advisory Committee (SCC) Toronto, Ontario
Tom Cochren Thomas Cochren Homes Waterdown, Ontario
Silvia Garcia Régie du bâtiment du Québec Montréal, Québec
Klaus Gloge PCL Constructors Canada Inc. Mississauga, Ontario
Helen Griffin (non-voting) Canadian Wood Council Ottawa, Ontario
Kevin Griffiths Safety Codes Council Victoria, British Columbia
Tammy Harper Red River College Winnipeg, Manitoba
Linden Holmen   Victoria, British Columbia
Collinda Joseph Office for Disability Issues Stittsville, Ontario
Kathleen Maynard (non-voting) Canadian Home Builders' Association Ottawa, Ontario
Michael McSweeney (non-voting) Cement Association of Canada Ottawa, Ontario
Gaétan Morinville CAF/DND Ottawa, Ontario
James Orr (non-voting) Alberta Municipal Affairs Edmonton, Alberta
Shane Ottens Mattamy Homes (Ottawa) Fitzroy Harbour, Ontario
Randy Richard City of Moncton Dieppe, New Brunswick
Ted Ross   Halifax, Nova Scotia
Robert Rymell CCBFC Innisfil, Ontario
Brian Sim Brian Sim Architect West Vancouver, British Columbia
Diane Sullivan TD Insurance Toronto, Ontario
Antoine Tabet   Montréal, Québec
Ruth Talbot (non-voting) Natural Resources Canada  
Paul Thorkelsson   Saanich, British Columbia
Martin Tovey Minto Properties Inc. Toronto, Ontario
Chris Tye Construction Codes Consulting Edmonton, Alberta
Ed Whalen (non-voting) Canadian Steel Construction Council Markham, Ontario
Gord Yoshida Office of the Fire Marshal and Emergency Management Scarborough, Ontario
Stamatina Chasioti (Key stakeholder, non-voting) Cement Association of Canada Ottawa, Ontario
Michel Dumoulin (Staff) National Research Council Canada Ottawa, Ontario
Anne Gribbon (Staff)
Deputy Chair, CCBFC
National Research Council Canada Ottawa, Ontario
André Laroche (Staff) National Research Council Canada Ottawa, Ontario