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
Fanny GuertinMember (Board Representative)01/07/20209
Franklin ReynoldsMember01/07/20199
Claude FergusonMember (Board Representative)01/07/20199
Martin RoyMember01/09/20189
Stephanie GreerMember27/03/20199
Yeh Ching SetoMember01/09/20189
Will (Chen) DuMember27/03/20199
Carl LussierMember27/03/20199
Zhouliang (Joel) LiMember09/11/20189
Michael McDermidMember01/01/20229
Denis DupontAGC Liaison10/12/201922
Hélène PouliotEx-officio participant01/07/202122
Jason VaryPAC Liaison01/07/202022
Michel SimardEx-officio participant01/09/201822
Azmina JiwaniASB Liaison23/06/202023
Paul BurnellObserver01/07/202252