Santiago Gomez

Manager of Information Technology at Williams Engineering Canada.

For more than 17 years Santiago has played a key role in the strategic direction of the organization and the application of I.T. in the construction sector to enhance productivity and collaboration.

Santiago has an exceptional background in business planning and project management. He has developed a professional style based on excellent inter-personal communications and a dedication to superior customer service.

He is a frequent speaker on Building Information Modeling (BIM) and Knowledge Management (KM) trends, issues and success strategies. Santiago serves on the board of directors of the Canadian Cloud Council and the CIO Association of Canada. He is an active member of the Latino Canadian Chamber of Commerce and currently sits in the Technology Committee.

Santiago enjoys giving back to the community in various ways, including his leadership as WECs national campaign manager for the United Way since 2008.

As an LCCC director he says he will be able to work with the board and the members to foster collaboration among teams and continue to build a sense of unity within the organization.

“I will work with other directors to develop a five year strategic plan with a focus on using social media to advance the mission of the LCCC in Alberta, Canada and internationally.”

Santiago was born in Barranquilla, Colombia and came to Canada in 1993.