Executive Director | Vancouver International Maritime Centre
Kaity is the Executive Director of the Vancouver International Maritime Centre. A maritime lawyer by profession with a Masters in Maritime Law from Kings College, University of London, Kaity has over 17 years of experience in the global shipping industry. Kaity has worked for various international firms including Gard Protection & Indemnity Club, the National Oil Refineries of Greece, Teekay Corporation, Seaspan Ship Management and the International Ship Owners Alliance of Canada as the President and Secretary-General.
As an active member of the shipping community, Kaity is a member of the Canadian Maritime Law Association and has been past President and Director of the Vancouver Maritime Arbitrators Association, Trustee of the Insurance Dispute Resolution Services of BC and Trustee of the Vancouver Maritime Museum. Furthermore, Kaity has been an industry advisor and expert to Transport Canada and Environment Canada as well as the House of Commons and the Senate of Canada.
Kaity has received Honourary Membership of the Company of Master Mariners of Canada and has been awarded the Queen Elizabeth II Diamond Jubilee medal by the Governor General of Canada.