Activities and Affiliations
•Member, Law Society of Alberta, Corporate Commercial Advisory Committee
•Chairman, Law Society of Alberta, Business Corporations Act Advisory Committee
•Member, Edmonton Bar Association, Canadian Bar Association
Community Involvement and Pro Bono
•The Shevchenko Foundation - President of The Shevchenko Foundation, a chartered philanthropic institution dedicated to the development of Canadian cultural heritage which funds production of educational and individual materials to promote Ukrainian language, historical literary and publications and supports artistic groups
•North Alberta Alliance on Race Relations - Chairman of the Board for NAARR
•Edmonton Symphony Orchestra - Served on the Board of Directors of the Edmonton Symphony Orchestra for 10 years and for 3 years served as Chairman of the Board of Governors and has held a variety of positions within the organization
•Canadian Race Relations Foundation - Founding Director of the CRRF having been appointed in October 1996 and served as an active Director until March, 2004. He acted as Vice-Chairman and represented the Province of Alberta.
•Christmas Bureau of Edmonton - Master of Ceremonies - Annual FMC Christmas Bureau Breakfast - (12 years) which raises funds in order to provide a festive meal for Edmonton's less fortunate
•Centre for Race and Culture - Board Member and Former Chairman for CRC
•Canadian Race Relations Foundation - Andy acted as counsel on contractual and employment matters for this nationally recognized foundation which fights racism in Canada.
•Edmonton Symphony Orchestra - The ESO is one of the cores arts organization in the Province of Alberta employing approximately 100 fulltime musicians and staff. Andy has assisted them in a variety of contractual negotiations and labour negotiations.