August Elmer Pokotylo, Canadian Government official. License commercial air pilot. Izaak Walton Killam scholar, 1968, Canada Council fellow, 1969. Lieutenant Royal Canada Navy, 1959-1966.
Pokotylo, August Elmer was born on August 17, 1941 in Dauphin, Manitoba, Canada.
Bachelor of Science, Royal Military College, 1963;
postgraduate, Dalhousie U., 1966-1969.
Economist, Department Finance/Treasury Board, 1970-1971;
executive assistant, Department Finance/Treasury Board, 1971-1972;
economist, Department Finance/Treasury Board, 1972-1973;
director marketing, Dominion-Pegasus Helicopters Ltd., 1973-1975;
senior analyst, Statistics Canada, 1975-1976;
senior policy advisor, Transport Canada, Ottawa, Ontario, 1976-1981;
director rwy. freight, Transport Canada, Ottawa, Ontario, 1981-1985;
director general rwy. passenger, Transport Canada, Ottawa, 1985-1986;
director general air policy and programs, Transport Canada, Ottawa, 1986-1990;
director general research and development, Transport Canada, Ottawa, since 1990. Project leader Asia Pacific Eocn. Cooperation study on implementationsatellite navigation and committee systems in region.
Member Runway Research Advisory Board Canada. Member Executive Committee Canada Strategic Highway Research Program. Member Research and Development county Transportation Association Canada.