New CEO Announcement

March 2022

9 March 2022

The Board of Directors of Actsafe Safety Association is pleased to announce that Trina Pollard has been named as CEO of Actsafe Safety Association. Trina’s employment will commence in early April.

Most recently, Trina served as Manager, Occupational Health & Safety Consultation & Education Services at WorkSafeBC. Prior to that, Trina worked with go2HR as Manager, Business Development & Health & Safety Association & COR Certifying Partner Program. Trina has also worked in the fields of human resources management, non-profit management consulting and compensation & benefits consulting. Trina holds a Bachelor of Arts from the University of British Columbia as well as an Associate Certificate in Non-Profit Management from the BC Institute of Technology. Trina has had a long-standing commitment to the not-for-profit industry, particularly associations, and has served in a volunteer capacity on various Boards of Directors, committees and working groups for the past 20 years.

Trina brings to Actsafe a unique combination of business, regulatory and governance knowledge that we believe will help Actsafe navigate and serve its members’ interests as the entertainment industry evolves in a changing environment. We look forward to seeing, under her leadership, continued stakeholder and employee engagement in service of Actsafe’s mission of advancing health and safety in the production of motion pictures, television, live events and performing arts in British Columbia. Please join me in welcoming Trina to the Actsafe team.

Lynne Charbonneau 
Chair, Board of Directors 
Actsafe Safety Association 

9 March 2022

headshot of Trina Polard

The Board of Directors of Actsafe Safety Association is pleased to announce that Trina Pollard has been named as CEO of Actsafe Safety Association. Trina’s employment will commence in early April.

Most recently, Trina served as Manager, Occupational Health & Safety Consultation & Education Services at WorkSafeBC. Prior to that, Trina worked with go2HR as Manager, Business Development & Health & Safety Association & COR Certifying Partner Program. Trina has also worked in the fields of human resources management, non-profit management consulting and compensation & benefits consulting. Trina holds a Bachelor of Arts from the University of British Columbia as well as an Associate Certificate in Non-Profit Management from the BC Institute of Technology. Trina has had a long-standing commitment to the not-for-profit industry, particularly associations, and has served in a volunteer capacity on various Boards of Directors, committees and working groups for the past 20 years.

Trina brings to Actsafe a unique combination of business, regulatory and governance knowledge that we believe will help Actsafe navigate and serve its members’ interests as the entertainment industry evolves in a changing environment. We look forward to seeing, under her leadership, continued stakeholder and employee engagement in service of Actsafe’s mission of advancing health and safety in the production of motion pictures, television, live events and performing arts in British Columbia. Please join me in welcoming Trina to the Actsafe team.

Lynne Charbonneau 
Chair, Board of Directors 
Actsafe Safety Association