Committees and Work Groups

Membership in committees of Electric Mobility Canada is open to all ‘Voting Members’ and subject to approval by the Board of Directors. If you are interested in serving on any of the following committees, please let our staff know by emailing Nicolas Coutlée at  Your request will be presented to the board at its next meeting for approval and you will be informed of the results.

Communications & Membership Committee

This committee is responsible for EMC’s communication plan, website, social media and membership strategies. The committee also measures and manages the satisfaction of its current members.


Marie-Andrée Emond, Electric Mobility Canada

Committee members

Charlotte Argue, Fraser Basin Council
France Lampron, Hydro-Québec
Paul Newall, Ontario Power Workers’ Union
Matthew Stevens, FleetCarma


National Government Relations Committee

This committee manages EMC’s advocacy activities on behalf of its members.

Committee members

Raed Abdullah, Hydro Ottawa Limited
Marlene Chamandy, Ford Canada
Suzanne Goldberg, ChargePoint
Ray Hoemsen, Red River College
Ian Jack, CAA National
Ian Klesmer, The Atmospheric Fund
François Lefevre, Nissan Canada
Kevin Miller, ChargePoint
David Murphy, Mitsubishi Motor Sales du Canada
Mark Nantais, Canadian Vehicle Manufacturers’ Association
Phil Petsinis, General Motors of Canada
Wilf Steimle, Electric Vehicle Society
Matt Stevens, FleetCarma
Louis Tremblay, AddÉnergie


Finance Committee

This committee provides financial oversight for EMC including budgeting, financial planning and financial reporting; as well as the creation and monitoring of internal controls and accountability policies.

Committee members

Dan Guatto, Burlington Hydro
Wilf Steimle, Electric Vehicle Society


Annual Conference Committee

This committee is responsible for the organization of the annual Conference and Trade Show.

Committee members

Catherine Kargas, Electric Mobility Canada
François Adam, IVI
Marc-André Varin, ATUQ
Sylvain Castonguay, Nordresa
Isabelle Gattaz,  Québec Government
Kiana Pagé-Lajoie, FLO
Chantale Duguas, Réseau de transport de la Capitale


White Paper Working Group

This committee is responsible for the creation a toolbox of Whitepapers that reference EV credible research.

Charlotte Argue, Fraser Basin Council
Wilf Steimle, EV Society

Committee Members
Andrea Brown, Ontario Power Generation
Rob Campbell, GHEVA
Greg Dennis, Powertech
Terri-Lynn Duque, ENMAX
Suzanne Goldberg, ChargePoint
Dan Guatto, Burlington Hydro
Jean-Yves Huot, CNRC
Ian Jack, CAA
Matthew Klippenstein
Ryan Logtenberg
Stephen Mildenberger
Paul Newall, PWU
Marc Provencher, Supporter
Bruce Sharpe, VEVA
Alec Tsang, BC Hydro
Jeff Turner, Dunsky Consulting