Organizational Structure

Board of Directors

Windsor-Detroit Bridge Authority (WDBA) is governed by a board of directors which is responsible for overseeing the business activities and other affairs of the Crown corporation. The board is comprised of up to nine members, including the President / Chief Executive Officer.

Dwight Duncan
Chairperson

Michael Cautillo
President and Chief Executive Officer

Karla Avis
Director

Marie Campagna
Director

Judi Cohen 
Director

Shelly Cunningham 
Director

Rish Malhotra 
Director

Craig S. Rix
Director

Committees of WDBA

WDBA’s Board of Directors conducts its oversight functions in concert with key Board committees so that WDBA and its Board operates both effectively and in accordance with a high standard of corporate governance and, as well, adheres to the requirements of the Financial Administration Act (FAA). The committee mandates and their members are as follows:

Audit Committee

The Audit Committee is responsible to ensure transparent and accurate reporting of financial information; effective risk management practices; internal control; and the corporation’s standards of integrity and behavior. While the Auditor General of Canada is the corporation’s external auditor, the Audit Committee oversees WDBA’s internal audit function.

Marie Campagna
Committee Chair

Dwight Duncan
Ex-Officio

Craig S. Rix
Committee Member

Governance and Human Resources Committee

The Governance and Human Resources Committee is responsible to develop effective corporate governance practices and to advise WDBA on a range of human resources issues to ensure that that appropriate strategies and plans are in place for the attraction, retention and succession of employees. The committee also will periodically review the corporation’s compensation structure and philosophy and human resource policies.

Craig S. Rix
Committee Chair

Marie Campagna
Committee Member

Dwight Duncan
Ex-Officio