Staff and Consultants
Christine Innocente (she/her)
Chief Financial Officer
Christine brings her financial acumen and years of not-for-profit experience to her role as STC’s Chief Financial Officer.
Her responsibilities encompass all areas of finance including the creation of financial statements for the Board of Directors, liaising with partners, members, government and event delegates as well as financial governance.
Rick Traer (he/him)
Chief Executive Officer Emeritus
A respected sports executive, with an extensive background in Canadian and international sport, Rick Traer served Sport Tourism Canada as CEO from its inception until the spring of 2021. As CEO Emeritus, he will continue to represent Sport Tourism Canada internationally. Rick currently serves as a member of the Board of Directors of the International Association of Event Hosts (IAEH) and will continue to lead Team Canada delegations to promote Canada as a preferred host for international sport events.
Project Manager, Economic Impact
Derek has a long history in supporting STC with research services in both Canada and abroad. Based in Vancouver, Derek conducts EI assessments using all three of STC’s tools and also provides research add-ons for our clients, including measuring social impacts and sponsorship.
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