Executive Director | Neil Squire Society
Gary Birch was appointed Director of R&D at the Neil Squire Society in 1988 and then appointed Executive Director in 1994. Dr. Birch earned his B.A. Sc. in Electrical Engineering in 1983, a Doctorate in Electrical Engineering (Biomedical Signal Processing) in 1988 from the University of British Columbia. His areas of expertise include assistive technologies, human-machine interface and service delivery programs for persons with disabilities. In 2008 he was appointed an Officer of the Order of Canada, and in 2017 he was appointed to the Order of BC.