Board of Directors

2022-23 Board of Directors


Barbara Frisken
Simon Fraser University

Past President

Manu Paranjape, P.Phys
University of Montreal


Bill Whelan, P.Phys
University of PEI

Martin Williams Headshot Vice-President Elect

Martin Williams
University of Guelph



Christine Kraus
Laurentian University


  Executive Director

Francine Ford
Canadian Association of Physicists

Director – Academic Affairs

Chitra Rangan
University of Windsor

(Term ends June 2024)

Director – Communications

Sandra Ribeiro
Canadian Light Source Inc.

(Term ends June 2023)

Director – International Affairs

Ritu Kanungo, P.Phys
St. Mary’s University

(Term ends June 2023)

Director – Member and Affiliate Services


Director – Private Sector Relations

Ian D’Souza, P.Phys
Honeywell Aerospace

(Term ends June 2023)

Director – Professional Affairs

Daniel Cluff, P.Phys
CanMind Associates

(Term ends June 2023)

Director – Science Policy

Eric Donovan
University of Calgary

(Term ends June 2024)

Director – Student Affairs

Ben Newling, P.Phys
University of New Brunswick

(Term ends June 2023)

Call for Nominations