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Financial and Consumer Affairs Authority of Saskatchewan

FCAA is Saskatchewan’s financial and consumer marketplace regulator.

The Board of Directors

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    Roger Sobotkiewicz – Chairperson

    Roger Sobotkiewicz was appointed Chairperson of the Authority on February 4, 2016. Prior to that, he held the position of acting Chairperson since February 1, 2015. He is also the CEO of the Authority and holds a number of statutory appointments, including Superintendent of Insurance, Superintendent of Pensions, Superintendent of Financial Institutions and Registrar of Credit Unions. Mr. Sobotkiewicz acted as legal counsel for the Authority for more than a decade, during which time he led a number of significant policy initiatives for the Authority. Prior to joining the Authority, he practiced law in private practice and in the Crown sector. He holds a Bachelor of Laws degree from the University of Manitoba.

     

    Roger Sobotkiewicz

    Peter Carton – Member and Vice-Chairperson

    Peter Carton was appointed to the Authority in June 2009 and was appointed Vice-Chairperson August 14, 2019. Mr. Carton retired in 2007 from a career spanning thirty years with the Royal Bank of Canada. He has background in all areas of retail banking; most recently, he was the Regional Vice President for Commercial Banking covering Saskatchewan, Manitoba and NW Ontario. Mr. Carton holds an MBA from Dalhousie.

     

    Peter Carton

    Tracey Bakkeli – Member

    Tracey Bakkeli possesses a unique combination of governance, business and regulatory experience.  Since founding her consulting firm in 1999 she has been a trusted business adviser to private companies, public sector entities, co-operatives, not-for-profits and regulators. Over her career, she has helped many boards and senior executives design and implement strategic plans and operational improvements. She has served as a director and committee chair for Canada Deposit Insurance Corporation (CDIC), Sherwood Co-operative, SaskTel, Life Insurance Council of Saskatchewan and the Regina Economic Development Authority.  Tracey holds an MBA from the Ivey Business School and a B.Admin. from the University of Regina.  She is the recipient of a Queen’s Diamond Jubilee Medal and was included in Saskatchewan Business magazine’s list of women of influence.  As a passionate reader, she is delighted to volunteer as a United Way literacy tutor.

     

    Howard Crofts – Member

    Howard Crofts was appointed to the Authority in December 2015.  He is a Chartered Professional Accountant (FCPA, FCA) and holds a Bachelor of Administration degree from the University of Saskatchewan.  
    He practiced public accounting for 40 years until retiring from MNP LLP where he held various leadership roles in the firm during the last 10 years of his career. He has been involved with health-related charitable organizations as a volunteer with the Canadian Cancer Society, Chair of the Hospitals of Regina Foundation, and served on the Boards of Directors of Group Medical Services, Raven Oil Corporation, the Saskatchewan Auto Fund and SGI and its subsidiaries and as a member of the Investment Review and Pension Committees of TD Greystone Managed Investments Inc.  Howard is also currently active serving as a member of the boards and various committees of the Saskatchewan Cancer Agency and Pro Docs Ltd.

     

    Howard Crofts

    Norm Halldorson - Member

    Norm Halldorson holds a Bachelor of Commerce degree from the University of Saskatchewan (U of S), with Honours and with Distinction, and is a Chartered Professional Accountant. He has extensive private sector experience, having retired in 2008 from forty years in public practice with KPMG, Calgary and Saskatoon, including several senior leadership positions. Norm’s primary focus was service to owner managed business, and provided audit, tax, business advisory and financing services.

    Norm served his profession as a member of Council, chaired several of their committees, and represented them on the U of S Senate. He chaired the Saskatchewan Chamber Awards for Business Excellence [ABEX] and was a Founding Director for the Saskatchewan chapter of the Canadian Association of Family Enterprise [CAFÉ]. In 1995 Norm was awarded an FCA designation for distinguished service.

    Recently, Norm served as a Director on the Board of Management of Canada Revenue Agency, and Chair of their Audit Committee. 

     

    Gordon Hamilton – Member

    Gordon Hamilton was appointed to the Authority in June 2009. Mr. Hamilton is a lawyer in private practice with the Saskatchewan law firm, McDougall Gauley LLP. He has extensive experience in human resources, labour relations and administrative law, having served on both the Saskatchewan Labour Relations Board and the Canada Industrial Relations Board. He has recently completed post-graduate studies in adjudication and arbitration law and procedure. Mr. Hamilton has previously held senior positions with Saskatchewan co-operatives and credit unions.

     

    Gordon Hamilton

    Karen Prisciak, Q.C. – Member

    Karen Prisciak, Q.C, has practiced law in Saskatoon for 37 years primarily as a civil litigator. Her current practice focuses on professional regulation including prosecution of professionals in discipline matters and judicial reviews at the Court of Queen’s Bench and Court of Appeal.  She frequently provides guidance to Investigation Committees involved in professional discipline.  She has presented at legal conferences on topics related to administrative tribunals, their legislation and the common-law principles applicable to the governance of professionals.
     

     

    Dave Tulloch - Member

    Dave Tulloch works for the Ministries of Justice and Attorney General, and Corrections, Policing and Public Safety as Assistant Deputy Minister responsible for Corporate Services. Prior to joining Justice and Attorney General in 2010, he held senior financial positions in the Ministries of Environment and Education. Through most of his career, Mr. Tulloch has worked in the financial management and administrative functions of the provincial government. He holds a Master of Business Administration degree from the University of Saskatchewan, along with undergraduate degrees from the University of Regina in Business and Economics. Mr. Tulloch is a Chartered Professional Accountant. He joined the board as the Ministry of Justice and Attorney General representative in 2017. Mr. Tulloch also sits on the board of the Credit Union Deposit Guarantee Corporation.

     

    Dave Tulloch

     

     

    Financial and Consumer Affairs Authority

    Suite 601, 1919 Saskatchewan Drive

    Regina, Saskatchewan S4P 4H2

    Tel: (306)787-5645

    Fax: (306)787-5899

    Email:fcaa@gov.sk.ca

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