Al Cormier

Electric Mobility Board


Al Cormier is the founding President and CEO of Electric Mobility Canada – Mobilité électrique Canada a Canadian organization dedicated to the promotion of electric mobility in Canada. He retired from this position in December 2011, although he is still involved in a reduced capacity.

During his long career in transportation, Mr. Cormier has been the President and CEO of the Centre for Sustainable Transportation for 6 years, and the President and CEO of the Canadian Urban Transit Association for 18 years. He also worked in the Ontario Ministry of Transportation as a Manager of urban transit programs. He has extensive contacts across Canada and internationally and has advocated for sustainable transportation programs for many years.

Mr. Cormier is a member of several advisory committees to various levels of government in Canada as well as to several not for profit organizations.

2004 ‐ Named by a panel of industry and trade journal editors as one of 50 most influential
individuals who left indelible impressions on public transit in North America.
2004 ‐ was awarded the Centennial Award by the Canadian Urban Transit Association.
2010 ‐ Outstanding Achievement Award – Electric Mobility Canada
2012 ‐ Lifetime Achievement Award – Canadian Urban Transit Association ‐ 2012