The Board's staff is led by a Chief Executive Officer who reports to the Board. The CEO is responsible for the day-to-day operations of the Board and a staff of thirty-eight professional and support personnel. The Board maintains its administrative office in Halifax, Nova Scotia and its Geoscience Research Centre in Dartmouth, Nova Scotia.
To enhance transparency and remain accountable to Canadians and Nova Scotians, the Canada-Nova Scotia Offshore Petroleum Board (CNSOPB) has implemented public disclosure of financial information pertaining to corporate expenses.
For expenses incurred from April 1, 2017 forth, the CNSOPB will post the travel and hospitality expenses of the Board Chair and of the Chief Executive Officer (CEO).
Public disclosure of these expenses represents an important level of transparency and responsibility that is key to the organization’s mission and values.
Expense statements will be posted quarterly and will contain total amounts for travel (including transportation, accommodation, meals, and related incidental(s), as well as for hospitality.
Questions with regards to these expenses should be directed to email.
Keith MacLeod, Chair of the Board
Stuart Pinks, CEO