As the Director of Operations Brian Staats’ 33-year career in senior management is comprised of extensive experience with Ontario’s First Nations technical portfolios that include housing, infrastructure specialist, operations & maintenance, emergency planning, fire safety, engineering and technical administration services. He has worked with a large number of First Nations communities and organizations and he has provided guidance and oversight in these areas.
He is supported by his professional certifications. His responsibilities include interacting with all of the OFNTSC’s clients performing reviews, providing advice and reporting on a multitude of the OFNTSC’s Capital undertakings. Brian is a member of the Canadian Registered Safety Professional and the Associations of Canadian Registered Safety Professionals and is active voting member of the National Fire Protection Association. As a member of The Six Nations of the Grand River he continues to practice his cultural tradition as an executive member of the Junior A Lacrosse Association and is passionate about educating mentoring First Nation youth in science and technology.