President & CEO

President & CEO


President and CEO, Dave Grundy

The WSCC President reports to the Governance Council on WSCC operations, programs, and budgets. 

On July 25, 2011, Dave Grundy assumed the duties of President and Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of the WSCC.

Dave and his family moved to Yellowknife in October 1978. Dave joined the WSCC in June 2002 as the Manager of Communications, following a 30-year career in the RCMP. With Dave’s guidance, the function of communications within the WSCC evolved to include a more public face for the Commission.

Dave moved into the role of Director of Communications and Information, and then Vice President, Corporate Communications and Planning Services. In July 2010, Dave took on a new role as Vice President, Prevention Services, until his appointment as President and CEO in July 2011. Dave brings a vast array of management and leadership skills to the WSCC.

Dave knows the value of safety in the North, and understands the importance of working together to create and maintain safe workplaces.