The Ally Team
Cam KowalskiSenior Associate
Cam spent over three decades serving in municipal and federal policing roles throughout the country. During his career, he led some of the largest and most complex security operations in Canadian history, including his role as lead aviation security planner for both the 2010 Olympics as well as the G8/G20 Summits. He served as the airspace security commander for the multi-agency (NORAD, FAA, Transport Canada, NAVCANADA, CBSA, and CATSA), multi-national effort responsible for the execution of both aviation plans. Cam received multiple awards for his leadership of these operations which included a personal letter of thanks from President Barack Obama. Following his retirement from the RCMP in 2018, Cam led the safety and security operations for the Great Canadian Railtour Company, Ltd. (Rocky Mountaineer), which included strategic oversight of all safety, security and emergency management initiatives for the largest private rail company in the world.
Cam has extensive experience in emergency management as well as incident command and is a sessional instructor for the Justice Institute of British Columbia. He instructs organizations in the areas of incident command and emergency operations management. In 2018, Cam received his Master’s degree in Leadership from Royal Roads University and has published his research in the Journal of Business Continuity and Emergency Management. In his spare time Cam sits of the board of directors of Emergency Preparedness for Industry and Commerce Committee (EPICC) as well as the awards committee for the International Association of Women in Policing (IAWP). Cam is an avid reader and painter which are his true passions in life.