CRSB Council

The CRSB Council is appointed by the CRSB membership to provide guidance and final decisions on the activities of the CRSB. The Council consists of the 11 elected directors below.

As with members, the Council includes representation from the following stakeholder groups: producer organizations; processors; retail and food service providers; non-governmental organizations; and food and agriculture businesses. They are leaders in sustainable food systems committed to a common vision and mission.

Cherie Copithorne-Barnes

CRSB Chair

Bryan Walton

National Cattle Feeders’ Association

Supply Chain Stakeholder - Producer Organization

Bob Lowe

Canadian Cattlemen's Association/Alberta Beef Producers

Supply Chain Stakeholder - Producer Organization

Greg Bowie

Alberta Beef Producers

Supply Chain Stakeholder - Producer Organization

Cameron Bruett

JBS

Supply Chain Stakeholder - Processor

Ryan Clisdell

Cargill

Supply Chain Stakeholder - Processor

Chris Tindall

Costco

Supply Chain Stakeholder - Retail and Food Service

Jeff Fitzpatrick-Stilwell

McDonald’s

Supply Chain Stakeholder - Retail and Food Service

Timothy Hardman

World Wildlife Fund

Associate Member - NGO

Ian Barnett

Nature Conservancy of Canada

Associate Member - NGO

Trevor MacLean

Scotiabank

Associate Member - Food and Agriculture Business

Page Stuart

Alberta Cattle Feeders’ Association

Members at Large

Sean Royer

Alberta Agriculture and Forestry

Ex-Officio

Julie Dawson

Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada

Ex-Officio

Grant Zalinko

Saskatchewan Ministry of Agriculture

Ex-Officio

Photo Courtesy of Canada Beef Inc.