Facilities and Operations Safety Committee


The role of the Facilities and Operations Safety Committee (FOSC) is to promote and support the continuous improvement of health and safety practices in all McGill University facilities, with the aim of providing excellent infrastructure services, by placing the highest importance on protecting the well-being of all University community members. From a health and safety standpoint, the goal is to develop a safety culture whereby both union and management representatives are proactive and participate collaboratively in the prevention, reporting, recording, and correction of hazards. (Quebec Act & Regulation Respecting Occupational Health & Safety)


  • To develop the policies, procedures, and activities required to manage the health and safety of all aspects of facilities and operations to ensure a safe working environment for all employees.
  • To oversee health and safety issues related to the management of buildings and grounds on the University campuses in order to protect students, staff and visitors in University operated facilities.


Name Title/Department
Mr. Luc Roy (Chair) Director, Building Operations
Ms. Chantal Montreuil (Secretary) Occupational Health Administrator, EHS
Ms. Emma Conway Director, Environmental Health and Safety
Mr. Joseph Vincelli Associate Director, Environmental Health and Safety
Ms. Gabriela Pinto Assistant Manager, Buildings, Grounds and Special Events
Mr. Pierre Barbarie Director, Campus Public Safety
Mr. Marius Dospinoiu Supervisor, Security Services
Mr. Martin Duval Manager, Security Services Gault Estate
Mr. Allen Neil Union Representative, Trades
Mr. Kenneth Moore Union Representative, Building Services
Mr. Franco Nardi Supervisor, Property Management, Macdonald Campus Safety Committee Representative
Mr. Jonathan Rousham Residences Management Representative
Mr. Fred Osman Technician Representative, Hazardous Waste Management
Mr. David Rother  Fire Prevention Officer
Mr. Kevin Gauthier Manager, Utilities and Energy Management
Ms. Janice Tracy Pierson Farm Manager, MacDonald Farm
Mr. Angelo Battista Manager, Facilities Operations, Athletics and Recreation
Mr. Claude Verreault Trades Representative, Macdonald Campus
Mr. Amadou Diallo Union Representative, Building Operator
Mr. Lee Sukhdeo Union Representative, Athletics

Mr. Marc Samoisette

Mr. Shane Lenhane

Union Representative, Macdonald campus (farm)

 Supervisor, Macdonald Campus Operations


Minutes, Agendas & Schedule

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If you are having trouble accessing this page, please ehs [at] mcgill.ca (email Environmental Health & Safety) or phone (514) 398-4563.



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