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Don Whitty

Learning

Don is a Certified Training and Development Professional (CTDP) with a passion for learning, technology and innovation. He brings learning industry expertise from national and international markets and has extensive business experience helping clients innovate learning, close competency gaps and achieve and maintain compliance.

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Hal Rivington

Custom Training Solutions

Hal has been with Calian for over 34 years and is very knowledgeable about Calian’s core competencies, corporate history. He has been instrumental in winning many of Calian’s largest Defence contracts in Training and Healthcare. Hal executes much of the competitive analysis work on existing and new business interfacing with his peers in government and industry concentrating on large business opportunities.

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David Pierce

Custom Training Solutions

Before joining Calian Learning in 2019, David was the Director of Willis College and the Willis Cyber Academy. His understanding of curriculum development and delivery using the latest approaches and technologies is supported by close to two decades working in and with the federal government, with areas of expertise in the portfolio’s of Health Canada and the Public Health Agency, Industry Canada, Treasury Board, Veterans Affairs and National Defence. With a pan-Canadian network of learning specialists, content subject matter experts, and a broad range of technology partners, David offers clients a one-stop shop for all their Learning needs.

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Richard Moreau

Emergency Management Solutions

Richard is a bilingual retired Lieutenant Colonel from the Canadian Armed Forces, with over 30 years’ experience in defence, security, and emergency management.

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Ian Becking

Emergency Management Solutions

Ian Becking has had a long career in government service with both military and civilian aspects of Canada’s public safety. Ian has experience with emergency management exercises from counter terrorism live exercises with international partners, to technological trials involving social media and emergency management along with deployable public safety broadband technology in various locations in Canada and the US.

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Vanessa Howard

Emergency Management Solutions

Vanessa Howard is an Emergency Management Representative with Calian Group. She has 13 years of emergency response experience as a first responder, educator and facilitator. Her academic background includes exercise program development, the four pillars of emergency management, critical infrastructure protections, and risk management. She serves on the Professional Development Committee of the International Association of Emergency Managers.

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