Lisa McGuire



Manufacturing Safety Alliance of BC

Lisa is the founder and CEO of the Manufacturing Safety Alliance of BC, the not-for-profit health and safety association that supports food processors and manufacturers across the province. Under Lisa’s leadership, the organization has more than doubled membership.

Lisa also founded the BC Safety Charter (now an independent society, The Executive Health & Safety Council of BC) which engages senior executives to create a culture of safety and well-being to make our province the safest place to live and work in Canada. She is also currently leading the development of a National Health and Safety Audit Standard and ongoing collaboration to establish a national health and safety professional certification program for manufacturing. Her background includes an Agricultural Science education through the University of Saskatchewan and UBC. Lisa is also a Canadian Registered Safety Professional (CRSP) and a certified Director (ICD.D) through the Institute of Corporate Directors-Rotman, Directors Education Program.

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