Amanda Eid is the new Provincial Director, Newfoundland and Labrador with ACADA – Atlantic Canada Aerospace & Defence Association, a non-profit member-focused industry organization representing over 170 aerospace (commercial and non-commercial), defence, security and marine firms. She leads conversations with members that get to the heart of what motivates teams and the people they care about. With a focus on achieving business goals, she can step into the shoes of the people she is working with, understand their challenges, and inspire them to work towards meaningful solutions. A strategist and a storyteller, Amanda has helped clients like NL Hydro, NL911, Provident10, and ExxonMobil bring ideas out of the boardroom to boots-on-the-ground. Amanda has proven success in internal communications, public engagement (IAP2 Certified) and content strategy. I-100 and I-200 certified for Incident Command System, she also has experience working in crisis and issues management.
Connect with Amanda here: https://www.linkedin.com/in/amandaeid/
Victoria Belbin is the Chief Executive Officer of Atlantic Canada Aerospace and Defence Association (ACADA). Victoria spent nine years as the CEO of the Canadian Home Builders’ Association Newfoundland and Labrador. She has an extensive strong background in board governance, with over 20 years’ experience in industry, government and both non-profit and for profit boards. She is a member of the Board of Directors of Workplace NL and serves as Chair of its Governance Committee. She also serves on the boards of TaskforceNL and Wonderbolt Productions.
Ms. Belbin received an Institute of Corporate Directors Designation (ICD.D) in 2017 and has a Masters in Marine Studies from Memorial University of Newfoundland and Labrador.
Victoria was appointed to NLC’s Board of Directors in May 2017, and was appointed Vice-Chairperson in July 2020. She also serves on NLC’s Governance and Human Resources Committee.
Connect with Victoria here: https://www.linkedin.com/in/victoria-belbin-m-m-s-icd-d-11a1923b/
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