Canada’s Chartered Directors
The Directors College is pleased to present Canada’s Chartered Directors. The graduates listed below have completed The Chartered Director Program, an intensive individual examination, and have met the other requirements to become a Chartered Director (C.Dir.)
The Directors College and the Collège des administrateurs de sociétés (CAS) of Université Laval have a reciprocal agreement, whereby their respective designations – Chartered Director (C.Dir.) and Administrateur de sociétés certifié (ASC) are recognized as equivalent.
To see the ASC Graduates who also hold the Chartered Director designation please click here.
Ms. Kate Bursey, C.Dir.
Partner, Bursey International Ltd.
As a Partner of Bursey International Consultants she has numerous global clients in the automotive parts industry, and the mining and steel sector. Kate's consulting practice focuses on corporate strategies, site relocations, and acquisitions. In the 1980s and 90s she was the only female Associate at Hatch Associates, Canada's second largest engineering firm, building their management consulting practice. In 1985 she was awarded an Industrial Development Scholarship by the Japanese Government. Always interested in giving back to the community, Kate has juggled her volunteer activities with her corporate life. Currently she sits on the Executive Committee of the VON Hamilton Foundation Board, and is Finance Chair of the Salvation Army Citizen Advisory Board of Hamilton-Burlington. Recently she has been appointed to the Ontario Trillium Grant Review Team for Hamilton-Wentworth. Kate helped to establish the Bay Area Leadership Program which develops leaders with vision and commitment to the community. She subsequently became a member of the 2003 class. She currently serves as Recruitment Chair and has established their Speaker's Bureau. She has been Campaign Chair for the Salvation Army Grace Haven Capital Campaign which funded a Young Parent Resource Centre at the facility. As Past President of the Junior League of Hamilton-Burlington she oversaw the creation of the League's Centennial Youth Endowment Fund with the Hamilton Community Foundation and the establishment of the Hamilton Supervised Access Centre. In 2003 Kate was nominated for the Athena Award for professional excellence, community service and actively assisting women in their attainment of professional excellence and leadership skills.
- Module 3: Oversight and Finance in Vancouver, BC (September 12-14, 2019)
- Module 1: Accountability and Change in Niagara-on-the-Lake, ON (September 19-21, 2019)
- Module 2: Leadership and Strategy in Niagara-on-the-Lake, ON (October 3-5, 2019)
- Module 4: Effective Governance Under Complex Circumstances in Vancouver, BC (October 24-26, 2019)
- Module 3: Oversight and Finance in Niagara-on-the-Lake, ON (November 14-16, 2019)