Brian Johnston, B.Sc.'85, B.Ed.'85
Brian Johnston B.Sc B.Ed 1985 Memorial University plays a vital role in the development of this Province. As a proud alumnus and father of one daughter who is currently attending Memorial University, Brian would like to bring his wealth of Industry and Board experience to contribute to the future of Memorial. Brian Johnston currently works with Rutter Inc., a Newfoundland & Labrador technology company, as Strategic Business Development Manager with responsibility for the Americas, Africa and the Middle East. From 2003-2008 he worked as the North American Business Development and Operations Manager for Oceans Ltd., an Australian aerospace company delivering aircrew management systems to air force training facilities around the world. Brian has previously served as Software Engineering Manager at PAL Aerospace Ltd., a Newfoundland & Labrador aerospace company and from 1990-2001 he worked at Stratos Global Corporation, one of the world’s largest satellite service providers in both marketing and information technology groups. Brian is currently serving as Vice-Chair of the Board of Directors on the Atlantic Canada Aerospace & Defence Association, as well as the Research & Development Working Group with the Newfoundland & Labrador Oil & Gas Industries Association (NOIA). He has served eight years on the Executive Board and as Treasurer of the Aerospace & Defence Association of Newfoundland & Labrador, and the Board of Directors of the Canadian Manufacturers and Exporters association (NL division). Brian would be honored to have your support to serve on Memorial University’s Board of Regents.