Practice Development Council

Duties and purpose:

  1. To proactively encourage and develop actuarial practice in all practice areas;
  2. To make recommendations with respect to marketing the profession, as well as specific areas of practice, through consistent branding, marketing, and communication projects;
  3. To lead the development of emerging areas of practice, and promote and enhance the hiring of actuaries in non-traditional roles; and
  4. To collaborate with and assist other councils and the Actuarial Standards Board in the development and prioritization of standards of practice, guidance material, research projects, public statements, and educational and professional development opportunities for CIA members.


NameRoleStart Date
George WangChair01/07/20206
Carl LussierMember27/03/20199
Zhouliang (Joel) LiMember09/11/20189
Franklin ReynoldsMember01/07/20199
Martin RoyMember01/09/20189
Yeh Ching SetoMember01/09/20189
Will (Chen) DuMember27/03/20199
Michael McDermidVice-Chair06/04/202218
Chunmei ZhengMember01/07/202219
Diana KovacMember06/07/202219
Paul BurnellMember01/07/202219
Michel SimardEx-officio participant01/09/201822
Denis DupontAGC Liaison10/12/201922
Jason VaryPAC Liaison01/07/202022