President & CEO

The role of President & CEO of the VSA is becoming available through the planned retirement of the incumbent later this year. The position reports to the 11-member Board of Directors and is the senior executive officer of the organization. The position develops and implements the operational strategies of the VSA and leads the business operations ensuring a sustainable, value-added model that serves the industry and the public.

As President you will oversee the effective and efficient management of the organization’s services and programs, maintaining strong working relationships with the provincial government, and advising the Board and its committees. Working collaboratively with a team of professionals, you will ensure the organization remains innovative and is constantly looking for new ways to provide service to the public and industry stakeholders and their clients.

As the ideal candidate you are recognized as a leader in a customer-oriented organization. Ideally, you bring experience in an entrepreneurial setting as well as exposure to a regulated environment. You will have demonstrated your ability to build the profile of an organization and look for new and sustainable opportunities to add value across a wide array of stakeholders throughout the province. You have a proven track record of working with government to further a mandate and are seen as a credible and reliable professional. You are a seasoned leader with experience running all aspects of an organization. You are also comfortable working closely with a Board to guide strategy development and set priorities.

If you are ready to lead a dynamic not-for-profit business enterprise, visit our website and submit your application to George Madden and Jennifer Madden at