Meet the Team

Brian Parton

Brian Parton

President

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Bryan Kereluke

Bryan Kereluke

Corporate Controller

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Kim Green

Kim Green

Director of Office Operations

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Brian Parton – President

Brian began his career at ISSL in 2006 as Operations Manager and was appointed President in 2018. With over 30 years of scaffold experience, and taking an ownership stake in the business from the beginning, he has been an integral partner in ISSL’s development. He has helped expand and guide the business into one of the most trusted scaffold providers in Western Canada.

With decades of experience in both Field Work and Leadership, Brian continues to play a key role in growing the business, solidifying a trusted supply chain, customer relations and sales leadership. Brian continually strives to build a reputation as an exceptional and trustworthy professional.

Ladysmith, British Columbia, is where Brian and his wife Patti call home. Their two daughters have both left the nest and they are the proud grandparents to their first grandchild who resides in England; they make sure to never miss their family facetime call every Sunday. When Brian is not working, he enjoys riding his bike, golfing, and playing tennis. Brian and his family also share a big passion for camping.

Bryan Kereluke – Corporate Controller

Joining our team in the fall of 2017, Bryan is our Corporate Controller and operates out of our head office in Nanaimo, B.C.

Bryan obtained his Bachelor of Administration degree from the University of Regina, Saskatchewan, and began his professional career in Edmonton, Alberta where he practiced full-cycle accounting and tax for a broad range of clients across several industries. As a Chartered Professional Accountant (CPA, CGA) with over 19 years of experience in accounting, finance and tax management, Bryan’s resume speaks for itself. He has worked with teams across Western Canada and was an integral part of the operational management teams which focused on creating value through acquisitions and strategic initiatives. Advancing his career, Bryan joined a high-growth publicly traded private equity company where he served as the corporate controller. Bryan has extensive experience working with management teams to grow and improve businesses as well as complying with financial reporting requirements.

Bryan moved from Calgary, Alberta to Nanaimo, BC in the fall of 2017. He lives in Nanaimo together with his wife, two children and two cats. In his spare time, Bryan enjoys the great outdoors and loves exploring the island together with his family.

Kim Green – Director of Office Operations

Since the summer of 2006, Kim has been an integral part of ISSL and is currently our Director of Office Operations, based out of our Head Office in Nanaimo, B.C.

Kim started as our bookkeeper and was promoted to Office Manager in 2013. In 2017 she took on the role of Director of Office Operations. On a daily basis, Kim ensures the operations and administrative functions of Head Office runs fluently and coordinates business and communications between all of our offices. Kim plays a crucial role in establishing and keeping great working relationships with our clients, built on transparency, accountability, and trust.

Kim was born and raised in nearby Duncan, British Columbia, where she still resides together with her husband and two children. In her spare time, Kim supports her children in their local and competitive sports. She is also keeping up her competitive involvement in Ten-Pin Bowling. A keen gardener and camper, Kim loves staying active and spending time with friends and family. She is often involved in event fundraisings throughout Vancouver Island.

Aaron Olsen

Aaron Olsen

Director of Environmental, Health and Safety

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Curt Brown

Curt Brown

Director of Operations

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Gillan Jacques

Gillan Jacques

Director of Operations

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Aaron Olsen – Director of Environmental, Health and Safety

With 30 years of experience in the construction industry and 10 years at ISSL, Aaron is a passionate Safety Professional by trade.

As ISSL’s Director of Environmental, Health and Safety operating out of our Head Office in Nanaimo, B.C., Aaron is responsible for developing ISSL’s formidable reputation for safety and manages our day to day workplace safety and safety services, company-wide. He focuses on increasing management and worker safety, through education and mentoring on a daily basis and works to support accountability-based safety culture throughout our business.

Aaron lives with his wife Margaret in Saltair, B.C. In his spare time, Aaron enjoys visiting with his two grandchildren, playing rugby and cheering on the All Blacks.

Curt Brown – Director of Operations

As a second-generation scaffolder, and after 14 years, Curt continues to maintain his role as a fundamental contributor to the ISSL team. Curt completed his Journeyman certification in 2010 through the United Brotherhood of Carpenters and holds a degree in Criminology from Simon Fraser University. In his current role as Director of Operations for Vancouver Island, Lower Mainland & the Yukon, he operates out of Head Office in Nanaimo, British Columbia.
 
Drawing from experience in the Marine, Pulp & Paper and Cement Industries, he is responsible for managing major projects throughout British Columbia, Alberta and the Yukon, as well as overseeing all aspects of day to day site operations. Curt leads by collaborating with front line supervisors assisting them in performing their roles in the safest, most efficient and effective manner possible.
 
Curt resides in Nanaimo, British Columbia with his wife Elena and dog Charlie. In his time outside of work, he enjoys traveling, golfing and spending time with family. To give back to the community, Curt and ISSL have actively participated in CIBC’s run for the cure, sponsored local sports organizations and donated to groups such as the United Way and our local union training centers.

Gillan Jacques – Director of Operations

Gillan has been an essential member of the ISSL team for over 10 years. As our Director of Operations for Northern B.C. and The Peace Region, operating out of the Fort St. John office, he has been instrumental in driving business growth in Northern BC and Alberta.

With over 20 years of field experience in Oil and Gas, Pulp & Paper and Mining industries, Gillan is passionate about building a trusted reputation as a high-quality partner for our clients. He is keenly focused on creating a safe workplace and superior scaffolding products. In his role he is responsible for overseeing the day to day operations, customer relations, business development and cost management of the Northern BC & Alberta regions.

Residing in Fort St. John with his wife and daughter, Gillan enjoys a traditional lifestyle including small scale farming for self-reliance, music, and a multitude of outdoor activities. Making the Peace Region home since 2010, Gillan, his family and ISSL plan on staying in the north for years to come.

Neil Doherty

Neil Doherty

Director of Operations

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Neil Doherty – Director of Operations

For over 17 years, Neil has been a key component of the ISSL team. Starting his career as scaffolder, Neil quickly advanced to a Regional Manager, operating out of Kamloops, B.C, and has since grown into his current role as the Director of Operations for Central B.C., Alberta, Saskatchewan, and Manitoba. Neil has excelled in helping develop the reputation for safe, quality service in the interior and prairie regions over the past year.

Neil has a wealth of experience managing projects across the Pulp and Paper, Mining, and Oil and Gas industries and is responsible for leading the day to day operations within his region. His passion for safety and customer service is a key factor in our success.

Together with his wife and two kids, Neil resides in Kamloops, British Columbia. In his spare time, Neil enjoys sharing his passion for hockey with his son, playing golf, and spending time with his family.

Brian Parton

Brian Parton

President

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Brian began his career at ISSL in 2006 as Operations Manager and was appointed President in 2018. With over 30 years of scaffold experience, and taking an ownership stake in the business from the beginning, he has been an integral partner in ISSL’s development. He has helped expand and guide the business into one of the most trusted scaffold providers in Western Canada.

With decades of experience in both Field Work and Leadership, Brian continues to play a key role in growing the business, solidifying a trusted supply chain, customer relations and sales leadership. Brian continually strives to build a reputation as an exceptional and trustworthy professional.

Ladysmith, British Columbia, is where Brian and his wife Patti call home. Their two daughters have both left the nest and they are the proud grandparents to their first grandchild who resides in England; they make sure to never miss their family facetime call every Sunday. When Brian is not working, he enjoys riding his bike, golfing, and playing tennis. Brian and his family also share a big passion for camping.

Bryan Kereluke

Bryan Kereluke

Corporate Controller

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Joining our team in the fall of 2017, Bryan is our Corporate Controller and operates out of our head office in Nanaimo, B.C.

Bryan obtained his Bachelor of Administration degree from the University of Regina, Saskatchewan, and began his professional career in Edmonton, Alberta where he practiced full-cycle accounting and tax for a broad range of clients across several industries. As a Chartered Professional Accountant (CPA, CGA) with over 19 years of experience in accounting, finance and tax management, Bryan’s resume speaks for itself. He has worked with teams across Western Canada and was an integral part of the operational management teams which focused on creating value through acquisitions and strategic initiatives. Advancing his career, Bryan joined a high-growth publicly traded private equity company where he served as the corporate controller. Bryan has extensive experience working with management teams to grow and improve businesses as well as complying with financial reporting requirements.

Bryan moved from Calgary, Alberta to Nanaimo, BC in the fall of 2017. He lives in Nanaimo together with his wife, two children and two cats. In his spare time, Bryan enjoys the great outdoors and loves exploring the island together with his family.

Kim Green

Kim Green

Director of Office Operations

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Since the summer of 2006, Kim has been an integral part of I. and is currently our Director of Office Operations, based out of our Head Office in Nanaimo, B.C.

Kim started as our bookkeeper and was promoted to Office Manager in 2013. In 2017 she took on the role of Director of Office Operations. On a daily basis, Kim ensures the operations and administrative functions of Head Office runs fluently and coordinates business and communications between all of our offices. Kim plays a crucial role in establishing and keeping great working relationships with our clients, built on transparency, accountability, and trust.

Kim was born and raised in nearby Duncan, British Columbia, where she still resides together with her husband and two children. In her spare time, Kim supports her children in their local and competitive sports. She is also keeping up her competitive involvement in Ten-Pin Bowling. A keen gardener and camper, Kim loves staying active and spending time with friends and family. She is often involved in event fundraisings throughout Vancouver Island.

Aaron Olsen

Aaron Olsen

Director of Environmental, Health and Safety

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With 30 years of experience in the construction industry and 10 years at ISSL, Aaron is a passionate Safety Professional by trade.

As ISSL’s Director of Environmental, Health and Safety operating out of our Head Office in Nanaimo, B.C., Aaron is responsible for developing ISSL’s formidable reputation for safety and manages our day to day workplace safety and safety services, company-wide. He focuses on increasing management and worker safety, through education and mentoring on a daily basis and works to support accountability-based safety culture throughout our business.

Aaron lives with his wife Margaret in Saltair, B.C. In his spare time, Aaron enjoys visiting with his two grandchildren, playing rugby and cheering on the All Blacks.

Curt Brown

Curt Brown

Director of Operations

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As a second-generation scaffolder, and after 14 years, Curt continues to maintain his role as a fundamental contributor to the ISSL team. Curt completed his Journeyman certification in 2010 through the United Brotherhood of Carpenters and holds a degree in Criminology from Simon Fraser University. In his current role as Director of Operations for Vancouver Island, Lower Mainland & the Yukon, he operates out of Head Office in Nanaimo, British Columbia.
 
Drawing from experience in the Marine, Pulp & Paper and Cement Industries, he is responsible for managing major projects throughout British Columbia, Alberta and the Yukon, as well as overseeing all aspects of day to day site operations. Curt leads by collaborating with front line supervisors assisting them in performing their roles in the safest, most efficient and effective manner possible.
 
Curt resides in Nanaimo, British Columbia with his wife Elena and dog Charlie. In his time outside of work, he enjoys traveling, golfing and spending time with family. To give back to the community, Curt and ISSL have actively participated in CIBC’s run for the cure, sponsored local sports organizations and donated to groups such as the United Way and our local union training centers.
Gillan Jacques

Gillan Jacques

Director of Operations

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Gillan has been an essential member of the ISSL team for over 10 years. As our Director of Operations for Northern B.C. and The Peace Region, operating out of the Fort St. John office, he has been instrumental in driving business growth in Northern BC and Alberta.

With over 20 years of field experience in Oil and Gas, Pulp & Paper and Mining industries, Gillan is passionate about building a trusted reputation as a high-quality partner for our clients. He is keenly focused on creating a safe workplace and superior scaffolding products. In his role he is responsible for overseeing the day to day operations, customer relations, business development and cost management of the Northern BC & Alberta regions.

Residing in Fort St. John with his wife and daughter, Gillan enjoys a traditional lifestyle including small scale farming for self-reliance, music, and a multitude of outdoor activities. Making the Peace Region home since 2010, Gillan, his family and ISSL plan on staying in the north for years to come.

Neil Doherty

Neil Doherty

Director of Operations

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For over 17 years, Neil has been a key component of the ISSL team. Starting his career as scaffolder, Neil quickly advanced to a Regional Manager, operating out of Kamloops, B.C, and has since grown into his current role as the Director of Operations for Central B.C., Alberta, Saskatchewan, and Manitoba. Neil has excelled in helping develop the reputation for safe, quality service in the interior and prairie regions over the past year.

Neil has a wealth of experience managing projects across the Pulp and Paper, Mining, and Oil and Gas industries and is responsible for leading the day to day operations within his region. His passion for safety and customer service is a key factor in our success.

Together with his wife and two kids, Neil resides in Kamloops, British Columbia. In his spare time, Neil enjoys sharing his passion for hockey with his son, playing golf, and spending time with his family.