As Assistant General Counsel for the last 12 years, George provides legal counsel to Canada’s Air Navigation Service provider. NAV CANADA is the private sector, non-share capital corporation that owns and operates Canada’s civil air navigation service. The company co-ordinates the safe and efficient movement of aircraft in Canadian domestic airspace and international airspace assigned to Canadian control.
NAV CANADA implemented a peer support program for its employees and, in preparation, George provided advice and support to the company’s Human Resources Department. As a strong and passionate supporter of the program, George recognizes the valuable role peer support can provide to individuals both within and outside of the workplace. George attended the peer support training held at the company’s training facility and he continues to provide support to NAV CANADA’s peer support program as required.
Prior to joining NAV CANADA on January 1st, 2001 George was General Counsel and an Executive with a security printing and technology company where he gained extensive experience in international commercial transactions and negotiations, working primarily in Eastern Europe and the Middle East.
George is a Graduate of Dalhousie Law School, Halifax Nova Scotia. He has been called to the Bar in Ontario (1988) and Newfoundland (1987). He is a member of the Canadian Bar Association and the Law Society of Upper Canada.
George enjoys spending quality time with his family; cooking; travel; and working out at Greco’s Lean and Fit.