GFL Environmental appoints Violet Konkle to board of directors
Violet Konkle has joined GFL Environmental 's board of directors as an independent director and a member of the audit committee.
"I am very excited that Vi has agreed to join our Board of Directors," said Patrick Dovigi, founder and CEO of GFL. "Vi brings with her a wealth of experience as an operator, having previously served as the president and chief executive officer of the Brick and holding several executive level positions with Walmart Canada and Loblaws Companies. She currently serves on the board of directors of The Boyd Group Services and The Northwest Company. We welcome Vi to our board and look forward to working with her."
"I am delighted to join the GFL Board of Directors. GFL is a dynamic Canadian company with a very promising future," said Konkle. "I look forward to serving with the other directors, Patrick and GFL's stellar management team."
Dovigi continued, "We are also announcing today the resignation of Shahir Guindi, who served as a director of the Company since 2018 and a member of the Audit Committee since March 2020. I would like to thank Shahir for his valued contributions and his insightful advice during his tenure as a director."