Dr. David Ross

JOB TITLE: President and CEO


Dr Ross became the 16th President of Southern Alberta Institute of Technology (SAIT) in March of 2013.  Previously he served as President of Langara College and as Vice President Administration and CFO at Kwantlen Polytechnic University.  David brings over 30 years of post-secondary experience across several provinces.

Most recently David launched SAIT’s new strategic plan “New World, New Thinking” as part of the institutions proactive approach to rapidly changing job skill requirements.  Critical to the success of the plan will be the responsiveness of the institution to adapt programming and provide work integrated learning experiences that align with the skills required by employers. He also recently chaired the Alberta Skills to Job Task Force as the region adapts to new economic realities and develops the next generation of talent.