Ontario Road Builders’ Association
The Road House
365 Brunel Road, Unit #1
Mississauga, Ontario L4Z 1Z5
Telephone: 905-507-1107
Fax: 905-890-8122
Email: info@orba.org
Website: www.orba.org 

David Caplan
Chief Operating Officer, Ontario Road Builders’ Association (ORBA)
Email: david@orba.org | Telephone: (905) 507-1107 ext. 224

David Caplan is responsible for the association’s operations, establishing policies to promote growth and providing strategic leadership to achieve ORBA’s goal of becoming the voice of infrastructure in Ontario. David has held variety of pivotal roles, including Minister of Public Infrastructure (2003 – 2008), Minister of Health and Long-term Care from (2008 – 2009), a member of provincial Parliament in the Legislative Assembly of Ontario (1997 – 2011) and more recently as a Vice Chairman at Global Public Affairs. He is ex-officio on the ORBA Board of Directors and sits on various ORBA committees and other working groups.

Vince Aurilio
Executive Director, Ontario Asphalt Pavement Council (OAPC)
Email: vince@onasphalt.org | Telephone: (905) 507-1107 ext. 230

Vince Aurilio is responsible for the day-to-day operations of the OAPC as well as working directly with ORBA to develop and help manage operational work plans to meet the goals and objectives of the strategic plan. Vince also provides technical support to members on an as-needed basis. He is ex-officio on the ORBA Board of Directors and sits on the ORBA Hot Mix Committee, OAPC Marketing Committee, OAPC Plant & Paving Committee, OAPC/Ontario Good Road Association (OGRA) Liaison Committee and various other technical working groups.

Andrew Hurd
Director, Policy and Stakeholder Relations
Email: andrew@orba.org | Telephone: (905) 507-1107 ext. 223

Andrew Hurd manages policy and stakeholder relationships for ORBA. As well as working with the provincial government, municipalities and other associations to facilitate road infrastructure policy proposals and development, Andrew will be working to ensure that the association is regarded as a strong advocate for its members.

Sharon Headley
Manager, Events and Education
Email: sharon@orba.org | Telephone: (905) 507-1107 ext. 228

Sharon is responsible for all ORBA events and educational programs.  She oversees the planning and execution of ORBA’s Convention, Golf Tournament, and Holiday Gala to name a few,  including budgeting, securing speakers, logistics and event sponsorships.

Abigail Wright Pereira
Director, Marketing and Communications
Email: abbi@orba.org | Telephone: (905) 507-1107 ext. 227

Abigail is responsible for developing and executing the marketing and communications initiatives for both ORBA and OAPC to meet the strategic goals and objectives of the association. She is staff liaison for the Marketing and Plant & Paving committees. Abigail oversees the production of all print and electronic magazines, websites and newsletters as well as public relations for both OAPC and ORBA.

Princess Buni
Manager, Finance and Administration
Email: princess@orba.org | Telephone: (905) 507-1107 ext. 221

Princess Buni is responsible for coordinating, administrating and executing the day-to-day activities of the Accounting department in accordance with ORBA’s policies and practices. She prepares the financial statements and reports to the Audit Committee. She also oversees the overall maintenance of the office and IT-related projects.

Jessica Gill
Events Coordinator
Email: jessica@orba.org | Telephone: (905) 507-1107 ext. 229

Jessica assists with the organization and execution of all event and exhibit planning. She is responsible for managing all elements of ORBA’s annual events which include but are not limited to: venue sourcing, speaker support, audio visual, signage, catering, décor and staging, registration and overall administration. If members are interested in becoming a sponsor or exhibitor, please contact Jessica at her contact information above.


Aymen Rehman
Communications & Marketing Coordinator
Email: aymen@orba.org | Telephone: (905) 507-1107 ext. 226

Aymen Rehman is responsible for assisting with a variety of communication vehicles at ORBA. Aymen also coordinates the activities of the association’s committees and liaisons with external stakeholders on providing industry feedback on specifications and documents that impact the road building industry.

Abhinav Gupta
Administrative & Finance Assistant
Email: abhinav@orba.org | Telephone: (905) 507-1107 ext. 225

Abhinav Gupta is responsible for providing general administrative and clerical support such as, mailing, scanning, faxing, copying and distribution of incoming mail. Abhinav also assists in resolving any administrative/office problems, and runs company’s errands to the post office and office supply store. Moreover, Abhinav is responsible in assisting the accounts payable and receivable functions such as, processing bills and payments, invoicing, collection and bank deposits.

We are currently in the process of hiring the following positions:

Technical Director – For a detailed job description, please click here.