Stoney Creek, Ontario
» Appointed to a part-time term of four years on April 15, 2019.
Jason Burk completed a bachelor degree in nursing science from Queen’s University. Following university, he obtained his registration to practice as a nurse (RN), and certification as a paramedic. He worked for several years as a flight nurse/paramedic providing aeromedical repatriations for ill and injured Canadians abroad. He continues to work as a paramedic in Ontario where he has served for over 17 years. Mr. Burk began his aviation career at an early age, pursuing initial flight training at the age of 17. He later completed his Commercial Pilot Licence and Airline Transport Pilot Licence, achieved the rank of Captain, and flew the Boeing 737 for one of Canada’s international airlines. He actively provides training on the Boeing 737 as a Type Rating Instructor and maintains his nursing registration, paramedic certification and Airline Transport Pilot Licence all in good standing.