Capt. James R. Ewart
Gabriola, British Columbia
» Appointed to a part-time term of four years on November 29, 2017.
Capt. James R. Ewart is the Senior Marine Consultant at SILA Management Services Inc., a Nunavut-headquartered company, and has held this position since 2014. He is responsible for providing port infrastructure maritime support, ice navigation expertise, technical writing and seafaring advice to northern clients. Prior to joining SILA, he held command on icebreakers, enforcement patrol, search & rescue and science vessels over a 38-year career with the Canadian Coast Guard. Capt. Ewart is a Master Mariner and an active National Board member of the Master Mariners of Canada. He possesses significant experience in a broad range of program evaluation, legislative review, maritime curriculum development and classroom course delivery. He is a graduate of the Canadian Coast Guard College and was previously a part-time lecturer at the Centre for Marine Training and Research (Georgian College).