Andrew Wiswell Chair, Calgary Arts Academy Foundation

Andrew Wiswell is an independent consultant and corporate director who graduated with BA and Law (LLB) degrees from the University of Manitoba and an MBA from University of Western Ontario.  He recently completed the ICD Director Certification Program.

During his  more than 30 years in Calgary, his experience includes being President,CEO and senior executive of public and private companies in the energy industry, including Gulf Canada, ICG Propane,Parkland Fuels and, most recently, NAL Energy. Andrew has served on the Board or Cabinet of a number of corporate, industry and volunteer organizations, including Total Energy Services Inc, Mancal Corporation, the United Way and the Canadian Association of Petroleum Producers(CAPP.)

In the Arts, Education and Youth areas, Andrew has Board experience with the Ivey School of Business, Red Deer College, ATP, Young Canadians of the Calgary Stampede, Calgary Boys Choir and Bonavista Players Theatre Company.

In 2005, he received an Alberta Centennial medal for community service, and in 2011, he received the Outstanding Alumni Leadership Award,Calgary chapter Ivey School of Business.

His family members have been actively involved in CAA since inception.