About Us

Executive Committee

2020-2021 Executive Committee Members

President:                 Rick Harms, Project Engineer, City of Thunder Bay

1st Vice-President:   Dave Burton, Reeve, Municipality of Highlands East

2nd Vice-President:  Paul Schoppmann, Mayor, Municipality of St.-Charles

3rd Vice-President:   John Parsons, Division Manager, Roadside Operations, City of London

Immediate Past President: Rick Kester


The Executive Committee shall review governance, financial and personnel issues and report on same to the Board of Directors.


  • President
  • First, Second and Third Vice-Presidents
  • Immediate Past President 

Committee Chair

The OGRA President is the Committee Chair.

Staff Resources

The Executive Director shall assign staff as required. Contact regarding agenda preparation shall be the Executive Director.

Meeting Schedule

The committee shall normally meet in conjunction with the meetings of the Board of Directors.