Board of Directors

ACA Board of Directors meets quarterly and consists of nine member group representatives, one Provincial Government representative, two appointed Public at Large representatives, and the chairholder of the ACA/University of Alberta Chair in Fisheries and Wildlife.


Bill Abercrombie, Chairman - Alberta Trappers' Association
Robert Gruszecki​, Vice Chair - Alberta Hunter Education Instructors’ Association
Sandra Mellon, Treasurer - Public At Large, Northwest Region
Greg Shyba, Secretary - Public At Large, Central Region


Ken Ambrock - Northern Board Liaison
Tom Bateman - Director Emeritus
Vacant - Public At Large, Business Representative
Dr. Mark Boyce - ACA / University of Alberta Chair in Fisheries and Wildlife
Fred Calverley - Trout Unlimited Canada
Randy Collins - Alberta Fish & Game Association
Vacant - Public At Large, Academic Representative
Robert Grandjambe - Public At Large, Indigenous Board Liaison
Dr. Brian Joubert - Nature Alberta
Neil Keown - Backcountry Hunters & Anglers - Alberta Chapter
Patrick Long - Director Emeritus
Richard Mellon - Wild Sheep Foundation Alberta
Perry McCormick - Pheasants Forever
Chuck Priestley - Public At Large, Northeast Region
Travis Ripley - Minister’s Representative
Jeana Schuurman - Alberta Professional Outfitters Society
Richard Stamp - Public At Large, Southern Region
Brent Watson - Alberta Bowhunters Association
Vacant - Treaty 8

Board Committees & Taskforces

Executive Committee
Finance & Audit Committee
Communications Committee
The ACA Program Grants Committee
Operations Standards Committee
Recruitment Committee
Governance Committee
PAL Member Committee