TransLink board member and former Teck Cominco Ltd. corporate affairs director Sarah Goodman has joined Tides Canada as its business development and services vice president. In 2007, the organization provided grants to many of the environmental groups best known to British Columbians - including the David Suzuki Foundation, ForestEthics, the Pembina Foundation for Environmental Research and Education, the Sierra Club of BC Foundation and the Western Canada Wilderness Committee. Tides Canada has also recently been mentioned in the media as one of the initiators of Tzeporah Berman's PowerUP Canada. Prior to joining Teck Cominco, Ms. Goodman worked for Weyerhaeuser Company Ltd. in a number of "senior executive roles" including government and public affairs vice president.
April 15, 2009