Corporation Staff

PSPP Corporation staff provide strategic and administrative support to the Board of Directors and Sponsor Board. Staff also carry out the responsibilities of the PSPP Corporation, and oversee the provision of Plan administration services by Alberta Pensions Services Corporation, and investment management services by Alberta Investment Management Corporation.

Lynette Martin

Chief Executive Officer, PSPP Corporation

Lynette was appointed Chief Executive Officer of PSPP Corporation in January 2019. She previously led the staff team that provided support to the outgoing board of the Public Service Pension Plan. Lynette provides strategic, executive-level oversight of all corporate and board functions and fosters board effectiveness, good governance and compliance with fiduciary responsibilities.

Lynette holds Bachelor of Commerce and Bachelor of Laws degrees from the University of Alberta and is an active member of the Alberta Law Society and Chartered Professional Accountants. Prior to joining the Board staff, she practiced law at an Edmonton law firm, with a focus on commercial real estate and corporate law.

Lynette holds an ICD.D director designation from the Institute of Corporate Directors, an Accredited Director (Acc.Dir) designation through the Institute of Chartered Secretaries and Administrators (ICSA), and the Pension Plan Administration Certificate (PPAC) through the Humber Business School. She draws on her diverse background in business, accounting, law, and board management to provide strategic leadership of the Corporation.

Kathleen Rivest-Muir

Pension Policy Director

Kathleen leads the development and implementation of pension policies. With twenty years of pension experience across many pension plans in Canada, Kathleen has worked as an employer, as an administrator, and now with PSPP Corporation. She brings a wealth of knowledge in industry best practice. Kathleen is extremely passionate about offering the best services to all plan members as well as supporting the PSPP Board.

Kathleen sits on the CPBI Alberta North Council and loves being involved in all matters relating to the pension industry.

Craig Warnock

Finance & Risk Director

Craig leads the Finance and Risk Management functions of PSPP Corporation and is responsible for developing and implementing financial reporting and controls. Craig is passionate about pensions, and with his diverse finance experience, he provides strategic support and advice to the CEO, the Corporation and the Board of Directors.

Craig is a seasoned financial executive with extensive experience that includes the financial services industry, municipal finance, a multinational foreign exchange company, a publicly traded financial services provider and a large private investment firm.

Craig holds fellowships in the Canadian Securities Institute (FCSI), Society of Management Accountants of Canada (FCMA), a CPA, CMA designation and a Bachelor of Commerce degree from the University of Alberta.

Monica Yang

Operations Manager

Monica joined PSPP Corporation in March 2019. She supports the CEO in ensuring the Corporation, and the Board of Directors meet their responsibilities as Administrator and Trustee. Monica is responsible for overseeing the administration and corporate secretarial functions of the two boards, communications, and other corporate administrative functions.

With over eight years of pension board and administration experience, Monica was involved in PSPP’s transition to a jointly sponsored pension plan. She also supported the outgoing board of the PSPP as well as the boards and committees of other Alberta public sector plans.

Monica holds a Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of Alberta. She has completed the Pension Plan Administration Certificate (PPAC) through Humber College, the Canadian Securities Course (CSC) and various programs in corporate governance and trust management standards.

Mary McGillivray

Board Specialist

Mary provides specialized board governance and research support for the Corporation. As a Board Specialist, she is responsible for providing timely, accurate analysis and information to support critical decisions by the Corporation, the Board of Directors and the PSPP Sponsor Board.

Mary has over 27 years of pension administration and board experience, including working with employers, plan members and other key stakeholders in union and non-union environments. Prior to joining PSPP Corporation, Mary provided board and governance support to the outgoing board of PSPP.

Mary graduated with honors from NAIT’s Office Administration program. She also holds the Pension Plan Administration Certificate (PPAC) through Humber College and Advance Trust Management Standards (ATMS) certificates. She is currently working towards the Certified Employee Benefits Specialist (CEBS) designation.

Debby Dusza

Administrative Assistant

Debby joined PSPP Corporation in May 2019. She provides administrative support to PSPP Corporation, the corporate Board of Directors, committee members, and the Sponsor Board.

Debby has over 20 years of experience as an administration professional. She has worked in a variety of sectors, such as health, post-secondary education and social. Prior to joining the Corporation, Debby spent the last 10 years providing support to various public sector employers, including PSPP-participating employers.