Executive Director, Terry Fox Centre
Bryan Tisdall spent nineteen years as President & CEO of Science World British Columbia, retiring in 2016. He is currently a part-time Executive Director of the Terry Fox Centre, and serves on the Boards of the Science Fair Foundation of B.C. and the Britannia Mine Museum, as well as chairing the Allocation Committee for NSERC’s PromoScience program and participating on the evaluation committee for the Prime Minister’s Awards for Excellence in Teaching. Previously, Tisdall served as the General Manager of Exhibition Place and the Canadian National Exhibition in Toronto. Before that, he worked as Director of Finance and Administration for the Metropolitan Toronto Police and as Director of Planning and Production Services with TVOntario. In 2017, he was appointed a Member of the Order of Canada. Bryan is enthused to join the Advisory Council to add his perspective on informal education and organizational sustainability to the valuable work of EdCan.