About the

Jesse Beaudry, A.Sc.T., EP, MBA, President and Chief Executive Officer
President and Chief Executive Officer

Jesse Beaudry

A.Sc.T., EP, MBA

Responsible for leading the development and execution of Candre’s long term strategy and the Responsible Person in Charge as defined by Health Canada.

Brittany Osberg, Director, Human Resources and Corporate Services
Director, Human Resources and Corporate Services

Brittany Osberg

Responsible for building the organizational capability and capacity to deliver upon Candre’s strategy. In her role, she works with teams across the company to provide strategic and operational advice on all people and organizational matters. She is also responsible for communications, social media relations, and overall administrative support.

Trina Burgos, Controller
Controller

Trina Burgos

Responsible for Candre’s financial, purchasing, contract /vendor management, and risk activities ensuring Candre has the financial strength to support its strategy. The core responsibilities of the position touch many aspects of the finance function from cost accounting for manufacturing to the month end close process, financial and management reporting, treasury and cash management, taxation, development and implementation of financial policies and procedures and internal controls.

Manager, Quality Assurance and Quality Control

Marsha Bures

Responsible for activities that have impact on the quality, safety or efficacy of all related products and for ensuring that all contracted services are also verified to meet the quality standards set both by Candre and the regulatory requirements. She also oversees Good Production Practices (GPP), Good Manufacturing Practice (GMP) and quality system requirements including Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs), complaints, recalls, and laboratory testing.

Wade Lefebvre, MBA, Director, Operations and Head of Security
Director, Business Optimization Security and HSE

Wade Lefebvre

MBA

Responsible for measuring the efficiency, productivity and performance of targeted business units and finding ways to improve those measures. He is also responsible for ensuring that all applicable physical security measures set in the Cannabis Act are complied with and oversees all Health, Safety and Environmental requirements of the organization.

Polo Ha, Manager, Information Technology
Manager, Information Technology

Polo Ha

Responsible for project management of various IT infrastructure, application and compliance projects including strategic planning architecture and operations of Information Technology systems and services across Candre assets.

Rachel Klapp, Processing Lead
Manager, Processing

Rachel Klapp

Provides on-site leadership for the harvesting, drying, trimming, packaging, fulfillment, long term storage and extraction of cannabis while working closely with multiple departments to implement an efficient, organized, and consistent processing system.

Ronnie Hulley, Maintenance Superintendent
Manager, Maintenance and Logistics

Ronnie Hulley

Provides on-site leadership for facility maintenance, hygiene, waste management, shipping, receiving and transportation while ensuring the departments are capable of meeting production goals and maintaining a consistent, high-quality cannabis line fully consistent with Standard Operating Procedures.

Tyler Martens, Master Grower
Master Grower

Tyler Martens

Responsible for providing leadership and strategic direction for the development, implementation, and ongoing monitoring of strategies and initiatives necessary to advance priorities in the cannabis production field. He also oversees the selection and development of genetic strains and seeds.

Scott Laurie, Cultivator
Cultivator

Scott Laurie

Scott has a Horticulture Diploma from the Olds College and supports various aspects of the growing process with a focus on overall plant management.
Gerrit Richards, Cultivator
Cultivator

Gerrit Richards

Gerrit has a Horticulture Technician Diploma from Olds College, he has completed the Master Grower Short Course from NPK University and within the next year will have completed the Bachelors of Applied Science Degree (BASc) in Horticulture from Olds College. He supports various aspects of the growing process with a focus on integrated pest management strategies.

Marshall Walton, Cultivator
Cultivator

Marshall Walton

Marshall has a Prairie Horticulture Certificate for Greenhouse Crop Production and supports various aspects of the growing process with a focus on irrigation and fertilization.
Geoff Whittaker, Cultivation Lead
Cultivator

Geoff Whittaker

Geoff has a acquired knowledge in Applied Botany and Greenhouse Structures/Environment and is actively completing the Prairie Horticulture Certificate for Greenhouse Crop Production. He is responsible for leading various aspects of the growing process.

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