MISSION AND VALUES
The primary goal of the TransCanada Credit Union is to continue to provide basic financial services, at competitive rates and reasonable cost, to the extended TC Energy community, with a personal touch.
Our Mission: To be our members' preferred and competitive alternative for select banking services.
Our Values: Personal service
Return for members through profit sharing
No service fees
BOARD OF DIRECTORS
The Board of Directors represents the members of TransCanada Credit Union.
They are responsible for providing direction and ensuring that all significant issues affecting the Credit Union are given careful consideration.
They have ultimate accountability for the governance of the Credit Union, pursuant to governing legislation and by-laws. The Board sets policies and governs activities according to the Credit Union Act and TransCanada Credit Union Bylaws.
The Board is responsible for formulating policy and ensure our Credit Union is effectively staffed and managed. The diverse background of the Board provides a strategic direction that is aligned with your best interests.
TransCanada Credit Union's Board of Directors currently consists of nine members, elected by the membership.
Your TransCanada Credit Union Board of Directors:
Jaquelyn Chong - President Jacquelyn has been with TC Energy for 20 years in numerous areas within the Company. She is currently in the Energy group, responsible for Cost and Capital reporting and analysis. She has also worked in Corporate Finance and Treasury for 10 years and in the Western Power commercial group for 5 years. Previous Board positions include: Director – Calgary Family Connections Society (now Families Matter) – approx. 2 years Director – Treasury Management Association of Canada – Calgary Chapter (now AFP Canada) – approx. 3 years Director and Treasurer – South Calgary Colts Football Association – approx. 8 years
Robert Nowakowsky - Rob has been an employee with Nova/TC Energy since 1992, and a TransCanada Credit Union member since 2003. As part of TC Energy IS team, Rob has held numerous positions and is currently an Analyst within the Business Relationship Management department of IS. He joined the TransCanada Credit Union Board of Directors in 2010 and has previously acted as President. He also has been a member of the Credit Union's Credit Committee, as well as actively working on the annual reviews of the Credit Union's policies. Rob has earned his Bachelor of Arts from the U of C, majoring in economics and minoring in business.
Claudiu Nandrea - Claudiu has been a Financial Analyst with TC Energy for the past five years. He has worked in Canadian Natural Gas Pipelines on the Rates and Services — East team dealing with all things tolling related for the Mainline. He has a Bachelor of Business Administration majoring in Finance as well as a Bachelor of Arts majoring in Economics, both from the University of Regina. He moved to Calgary five years ago, and loved it so much that he never looked back! In his spare time he enjoy cycling, tennis, and any sport that will keep him moving, he also spends most of his winter weekends on the ski slopes.
Al Moosa - Al has been an employee at TC Energy since 2014. He is currently working in the Liquids Leak Detection Engineering team as a project manager. Prior to working at TC Energy Al worked in the Defense sector and the Technology sector. He has a Bachelors degree in Electrical Engineering from the University of Calgary and a Masters degree in Business Administration from Edinburgh Business School. Al’s board and committee experience includes being a current interim director of the TransCanada Credit Union, serving on the board of a local Toastmasters club, and being on TC Energy’s JHSEC committee.
Riz Mirza - Riz has been with TC Energy for over five years. He has held progressively increasing roles in the International Treasury group. Currently, he is the Manager, Mexico Internal Finance, overseeing the treasury and finance requirements for Mexico and other International Finance groups. Riz also, has eight years of extensive experience at a Schedule 1 Bank in Corporate Treasury where he helped manage mortgage backed debt securities for market and private sales in excesses of CAD $2 Billion, and was a voting member of the deposit pricing committee which determined Guarantee Investment Certificate rates offered to customers via the broker network. He joined the credit union Board in March 2019.
Professionally Jennifer an electrical engineer and currently manage a team within TCE. The bulk of her career has been within power development where she navigated through provincial & federal regulations, supported technical bids/valuations and led negotiations on commercial contracts (valued at over $500M).
Outside of this she has volunteered for one of Calgary’s largest condominiums for 10 years, serving in several board roles & as president for the last five. She had a great board to work with as they navigated through a $16M capital project and revitalized the condominium’s operations and finances. She also volunteers with the City of Calgary and enjoy contributing to organizations that build community & give back.
Andrew works as a Market Intelligence Analyst in Supply Chain. He has been at TC Energy for 8 years and a member of the Credit Union since 2014. Previously, he worked at Canadian Pacific Railway and served as an army officer. Andrew holds a Bachelor of Business Administration and a Master of Business Administration, both from the Royal Military College of Canada.
Arnoldo Soto, P. Eng.
Born in Venezuela, where he studied Engineering, graduating as a Mechanical Engineer, Arnoldo immigrated to Canada in 2006, working for both EPC’s and Canadian oil & gas operators before joining TC Energy in February 2009. For TC Energy he has had the opportunity to work in different roles, supporting major Mega-projects (both gas and liquids), supporting operations and maintenance of different assets on the pipeline, pumping stations and tank terminals. He also supported the power BU, as a reliability engineer assigned to a wide variety of facilities (gas compression/dew-dewpoint control/gas storage, etc.). Arnoldo started volunteering for a variety of Calgary NGO’s, helping other immigrants to adapt to the Canadian working environment, actively participating as a mentor for CRIEC (Calgary Region Immigrant Employment Council), ISC (immigrant Services Calgary), and Bow Valley College. He is a firm believer in giving back to Canadian society, helping better the province and the city where he lives, Calgary. He would like to offer my time, my enthusiasm and willing to help to the Credit Union. I am sure I will be able to bring the Union both my technical skills from my profession and the soft skills he is cultivating as Mentor and individual contributor.
Brad Walman, CFA, MBA, B.Eng
With over 10 years’ experience in corporate finance, joint ventures, M&A, and asset management, Brad brings a wealth of business and technical expertise to the table. In his current role as the Commercial Asset Manager for TC Energy’s Keystone and Marketlink Pipelines, he is responsible for maximizing the value of critical energy infrastructure assets. His strong communication, relationship management, analytic and decision making skills allow him to develop actionable business strategies, deliver impactful results and lead teams to achieve successful results. Prior to TC Energy, Brad spent six years at HSBC Bank Canada in roles in Treasury, Corporate Banking and M&A. Brad is eager to get involved with the TransCanada Credit Union and make enduring contributions to support the success of the organization.