The Ally Team
Dave McAllisterSenior Associate
An emergency management, security, and intelligence consultant since 2008, Dave served for over 30 years in the Canadian Armed Forces as an infantry officer and intelligence officer. During his career he was appointed to a number of senior command and staff positions in Canada and Afghanistan. The former Manager of Emergency and Business Continuity at FortisBC, he is a recognized expert in designing and running exercises to validate and improve an organization's capacity for emergency response. He has worked closely with Provincial and Regional emergency departments during both exercises and natural disasters.
In his spare time, Dave is an avid outdoorsman who has scaled Yosemite's El Capitan and crossed part of Baffin Island on foot. He also volunteers for Team Rubicon, a largely veteran-staffed organization dedicated to providing assistance during natural disasters. He lives in Chilliwack, BC, with his wife Jael and a menagerie of cats and a horse.