Chief Operating Officer, Ontario Road Builders’ Association (ORBA)
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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.
Executive Director, Ontario Asphalt Pavement Council (OAPC)
Email: firstname.lastname@example.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.
Director, Policy and Stakeholder Relations
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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.
Manager, Events and Education
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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
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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.
Manager, Finance and Administration
Email: firstname.lastname@example.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.
Membership & Education Coordinator
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Stacey-Lee Wright assists in the development of member recruitment and retention programs and campaigns. Stacey is instrumental in supporting ORBA members through organizing the Road Building Academy continuing education portfolio, consisting of course research, instructor sourcing, job grant information, registration, enrollment and administration.
Email: firstname.lastname@example.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.
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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.