Candidate Information for APEGA Election 2020

Incoming President (President-Elect) Candidates

Please note: All candidates are organized alphabetically according to last name.
*recommended by the APEGA Nominating Committee

Councillor Candidates

Please note: All candidates are organized alphabetically according to last name.
*recommended by the APEGA Nominating Committee

Your 2020 President (Elected in 2019)

John Van der Put, P.Eng., FEC, FGC (Hon.)


  • Energy industry executive with 35-plus years of experience, whose accomplishments span the Americas in upstream oil and gas, and pipeline development
  • Extensive knowledge of process engineering and project executive leadership
  • Experience on APEGA Council, 2007 to 2010 and 2012 to 2015, including service on Act, Regulations, and Bylaws Committee, Audit Committee, and Finance committee, plus further APEGA volunteer experience on Discipline Committee and Professional Development, and in mentoring and student outreach

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