Sharing Common Ground

Become a Volunteer


Additional volunteers are needed to make the first ever Canadian Beef Industry Conference a success! Roles include:
– Assisting with the golf tournament
– Assisting with the CBIC registration desk
– Greeting delegates at the venue
– and more

If you are willing to lend a hand, please contact Doris Rempel, Volunteer Committee Chair at

Thank you!

Thanks to everyone who is dedicated to advancing the National Beef Strategy and supporting this first-of-its-kind event for all members of the Canadian beef production and supply chain!

2016 Canadian Beef Industry Conference

These are the industry volunteer leaders who are “Putting it Together…”


Rob Smith


Beef producer and Canadian Angus Association Chief Executive Officer

Virgil Lowe


Beef producer and an Associate with Dentons Canada LLP


Working Committees

Program and Promotions Committee Sponsorship Committee Entertainment Committee Volunteer Committee Other
–        Tracy Herbert, Chair

–        Brian Perillat

–        Anne Wasco

–        Aneesha Birk

–        Jolene Noble

–        Katelyn Laverdure

–        LeaAnne Wuermli

–        Michael Latimer

–        Rick Wright

–        Laura Eckland

–        Stina Nagel

–        Karen Schiml


–        Jill Harvie, Chair

–        Deborah Wilson

–        Trish Henderson

–        Emily Ritchie

–        Cecilie Fleming

–        Dan Ferguson

–        Greg Bowie

–        Tayla Fraser, Chair

–        Andrea White

–        Katelyn Laverdure

–        Jolene Noble


–        Doris Rempel, Chair

–        Tom Lynch-Staunton

–        John Crowley

–        Kristina Wantola

–        Paula Jenkins


–        Paula Jenkins

–        Gloria Jewison

–        Kajal Devani

–        Karla Ness

–        Keltey Whelan

Make the connection and join industry stakeholders to learn, socialize and network at the 2nd Annual Canadian Beef Industry Conference August 15-17, at the Calgary Stampede Grounds in Calgary Alberta.