Mr. Sami Saad, a father of three children, resides in Edmonton and has spent many years working in Fort McMurray and surrounding areas. Mr. Saad holds an Associate Degree from TSTC and has worked in the Oil and Gas industry for over 28 years.
Mr. Saad brings operational experience from the Project Management, Construction and the Earthwork Industries spanning the last 18 years. Most recently, Mr. Saad was the COO and President of Petrowest Corporation during its restructuring phase. Previous to that Mr. Saad was the Vice President of Construction and Project Management North America, at Civeo (formerly PTI Group) as well as the Vice President of Construction, at North American Construction Group. Mr. Saad brings with him experience within private and public companies with portfolios exceeding 500 million in value and leverages that management experience on value focused activities driving shareholder confidence, employee engagement and team building.
Additionally, Mr. Saad brings executive skills gathered through a combination of formal training, education and on hands experience. Having worked in the trades ranging from positions on drilling rigs, Structural Iron Worker, Project Manager, Director and Vice President of multi million-dollar projects Mr. Saad has the unique ability to engage people on many different levels. Whether managing community expectations or engaging local communities Mr. Saad has the capabilities to develop and foster an environment of fair, inclusive and performance driving culture.
Marguerite MacDonald joined Fort McKay Group of Companies LP in 2010 as Accounting Manager. Marguerite has over 26 years’ experience in finance and construction industries; 15 years in civil construction prior to arriving in Fort McMurray and 10 years’ experience in the Oil and Gas sector.
Marguerite’s persistence and dedication to the finance department resulted in progressive internal promotions, culminating in her current position of Chief Financial Officer. Marguerite received her Bachelor of Marketing and Management from St. Mary’s University in Nova Scotia and is a member of the Alberta Certified General Accountant Association.
Marguerite is a great leader and believes in building today for a better tomorrow.
For the thirteenth year in a row, Fort McKay Group of Companies has hosted a fantastic gold tournament, raising funds for the Fort McKay School and the Fort McKay E-Learning Centre. This year saw 175 people in attendance, including players and volunteers, and raised close to $100,000.