Alliance members are a non-voting governance body who volunteer their time to support the TECHNATION Cybersecurity Skills Initiative.

Members contribute to the success of the initiative by providing informed guidance and input on the draft deliverables, as well as offer outreach and support on program activities across the Members’ organization and professional network. CTA members represent a wide array of organizations that benefit or work in partnership to achieve the CTA goals.


Ty Curran

Director, Policy and Issues Management , National Cyber Security Directorate, Public Safety Canada

Sashya D’Souza

Senior Vice President, Talent Initiatives, Toronto Finance International (TFI)

Charles Finlay

Executive Director, Rogers Cybersecure Catalyst at Ryerson University

Robert Haldane

Director of Operations, Digital Nova Scotia

Valérie Goodhue

Senior Policy Analyst, Employment & Social Development Canada

Fuad Iddrisu

Executive Director/Chief Information Security Officer, Government of Saskatchewan

Tyson Johnson

Chief Executive Officer / Directeur general, CyberNB

Annie Caron

Supervisor - Academic Outreach & Engagement (AO&E), Canadian Centre for Cyber Security (CCCS)

Angela Mondou

President and CEO, TECHNATION

Michele Mosca

Professor, University of Waterloo, Institute for Quantum Computing (IQC)

Bill Munson

Director, Research and Policy Analysis, Quantum-Safe Canada

Leah Nord

Director, Skills and Immigration Policy, Canadian Chamber of Commerce

François Perron

Directeur du CCTT en cybersécurité, Cybersecurity Technology Transfer Center, Cyber Quebec

Randy Purse

Special Advisor, Rogers Cybersecure Catalyst

Olivier Quirion

Director, Skills and Talent Policy, Economic Strategy Tables and Skills Branch, Innovation, Science and Economic Development Canada

Heather Ricciuto

Academic Outreach Leader, IBM Security, IBM Canada Ltd.

Dave Trask

Principal Engineer, Canadian Nuclear Laboratories

Richard Tremblay

Director, Cyber Monitoring and Response, Bank of Canada