ATSB Board Members

Members of the Alberta Transportation Safety Board are appointed by Order in Council on the basis of their competence, experience, knowledge of the quasi-judicial process and knowledge of traffic safety and associated legislation. Board member requirements and selection processes are outlined in the Board Member Appointment Process, Requirements and Qualifications document. Following appointment, Board members are required to complete the Principles of Administrative Justice course through the Foundation of Administrative Justice.
Doreen Poon Phillips (Chair) Chair of the Alberta Transportation Safety Board.
Lawyer who worked as a senior partner in private practice for ten years with a main focus in criminal law and real estate law.
Presiding Justice of the Peace, Provincial Court of Alberta for ten years.
Presiding Officer for the Subdivision and Development Appeal Board and the Assessment Review Board for the City of Edmonton for twelve years.
Tribunal Member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Alberta Discipline and Appeals Tribunal. 
Past President of the Edmonton Chinese Bilingual Education Association. 
Board of Directors of the Confucius Institute Edmonton.
Mark Brown Former RCMP Sergeant with 32 years policing experience in Alberta. Served nine years as Unit Commander and supervisor of both the High River and Foothills Integrated Traffic Units consisting of RCMP Constables and Alberta Sheriffs. Four Year Bachelor of Arts Degree majoring in Psychology.
Edmund Bruton Mr. Bruton holds civil and common law degrees from McGill University and was called to the Alberta Bar in 1982. After several years of civil litigation experience, Mr. Bruton's practice and employment evolved to the oil and gas, energy marketing and power generation sectors . More recently, Mr. Bruton has served as a member of the Calgary Assessment Review Board from 2012 - 2014 and as a presiding officer with the Municipal Government Board since 2015.
Katherine Cherniawsky Lawyer, formerly in private practice concentrating on administrative law and legal research. Significant experience in legal writing. Former instructor of legal courses at the post-secondary level. Member of the City of Edmonton Subdivision and Development Appeal Board.
Carol Dougall Former self- employed Event Specialist. Active community volunteer. Extensive experience serving as Panel Member and Hearing Chair on quasi- judicial appeals, including AISH, Family Support for Children with Disabilities and Child, Youth and Family Enhancement. Former member Youth Justice Committee.
Gibson Glavin Gibson Glavin served with the Royal Canadian Mounted Police for over 31 years. During his policing career, he held senior management positions in the RCMP’s national headquarters in Ottawa and divisional headquarters in Edmonton. He was the developer and commander of the RCMP’S first Special Tactical Operations unit and first manager of the Alberta RCMP’s Behavioural Sciences Group. He has had many years of experience as a tribunal adjudicator, holds a degree in Communications as well as an Advanced Certificate in Police Leadership, and is a Qualified Arbitrator (Q.Arb.). He served as a peacekeeper in Bosnia-Herzegovina in the 1990s.
Wilma Haas Retired career public servant (35 years) with extensive experience in senior executive leadership in large and complex organizations. Former Registrar of Motor Vehicles, Licensing & Registration. Lifelong community volunteer including appointments to the Alberta Attendance Board, Central Lions Seniors Association, and elected to the New Horizons Charter School Board. Degrees in science and business administration. Certified Professional Manager.
Annette Koski Former private practice lawyer with a focus on estate planning and estate administration. Also has education degree and was a substitute teacher with both St. Albert School boards, and an instructor at MacEwan University for the Legal Assistants program and University of Alberta for the bar admission course for law students.
Diane Laird Former Director, Alberta Registries with responsibility for service delivery through the registry agent network throughout Alberta. Extensive knowledge of the Motor Vehicle System and major involvement in the regional implementation of the move of Alberta motor vehicle services to a private business delivery. Former voting representative to the American Association of Motor Vehicle Administrators.
Robert Lamble Former traffic safety research scientist at the Traffic Injury Research Foundation, Saskatchewan Government Insurance and Ontario Ministry of Transportation. Former member of provincial and national committees on traffic safety research and the National Safety Code. Managed a variety of in-house and consultant projects in traffic safety, e.g., drinking and driving statistics, evaluation of an administrative licence suspension program, vision standards in commercial vehicle operators, elderly drivers’ fitness to drive and truck safety evaluations. Previously taught experimental psychology at Mount Allison University. Holds a Ph.D. in biological psychology from York University.
Eugene Maeda Former member of the RCMP. Current instructor MacEwan University, Police and Investigations Program and member of the MacEwan University Police and Investigations Program Advisory Committee.
Melanie McCallum A graduate of the University of Alberta, B.A. Sociology, Melanie worked as a Children’s Aid Worker for the City of Edmonton. She participated extensively in the Volunteer Sector in addressing the social, cultural and economic needs of the larger Edmonton Community. Melanie was a Director in Intergovernmental Relations for the Government of Alberta. She is a current member of the Edmonton Subdivision and Development Appeal Board and Co-Chair of a Syrian Refugee Committee.
Joel Porter Practitioner and driver trainer with Emergency Medical Services/Alberta Health Services. Former City of Calgary employee with responsibilities associated with safety, security and enforcement on the transit system. Former member Assessment Review Committee and Youth Justice Committee, High River.
Eileen Sullivan Former Administrator of Edmonton’s Provincial Court Traffic (retired) has 35 years of experience working for Alberta Justice in several areas of the Provincial Court of Alberta. Extensive knowledge and experience as a non-presiding Justice of the Peace.