Board of Directors

With membership that includes one of the founders of our school, past and current parents, and long-time CA advocates, our Board of Directors are passionately committed to providing exemplary governance while advancing Calgary Academy.

Gary Purcell

Board Chair

Gary has over 30 years of experience in the energy industry, holding executive positions at Journey Energy, Outrider Energy, Deer Creek Energy, and Rio Alto Exploration and has served as a director of public and private corporations.

Read Bio

Douglas May

Vice Chair

Doug is Senior Vice President at Colliers international, a Global Real Estate organization where he has worked for 28 years.

Read Bio

Jim Gray

Past Chair

As a Founder and former Chairman of Calgary Academy, Mr. Gray is also Honourary Chair of the Canada West Foundation and Honorary Life Director of the Calgary YMCA.

Read Bio

Marion Burnyeat

Board Member

Marion Burnyeat has over 20 years of experience in the Canadian Energy industry. She is currently a member of the board of Surge Energy Inc.

Read Bio

Scott Fawcett

Board Member

Scott Fawcett has over 20 years of experience working in global leadership positions at technology companies in Canada and the U.S.

Read Bio

Lawrence Lee

Board Member

Lawrence is a Chartered Accountant, Chartered Financial Analyst and Chartered Business Valuator. He has previously served as Director, CFO, and corporate secretary for Lateral Capital and Elevation Capital.

Read Bio

Dave Robinson

Board Member

Dave is an exploration geologist who started his career working for Canadian Hunter Exploration. He currently serves as VP and Chief Geologist for Cequence Energy.

Read Bio

John Stankiewicz

Board Member

John is a Fellow Chartered Accountant and his career was in public accounting with Ernst & Young LLP, working in Ottawa, Toronto and as a partner for 24 years in Calgary.

Read Bio