Leadership Team

Brad Maheu, BMath, MBA


Brad’s expertise lies in the assessment and delivery of enterprise-wide asset management solutions, specializing in the area of asset tracking. He is a founder of Clearpass. With over 25 years of experience, he has led the effort to deliver enterprise asset management solutions for such organizations as Plains Midstream, MEG Energy, EnCana Resources, Ensign Energy Services and Pengrowth Corporation. Brad holds a Bachelor of Mathematics degree from the University of Waterloo and an MBA from the University of Western Ontario.

Brian Ellis

Senior Consultant

Brian has nearly 30 years of combined experience in maintenance and systems in the upstream oil and natural gas, fertilizer manufacturing and mining industries. He has also been a heavy-duty mechanic, planner and business analyst. As a Clearpass consultant, Brian is focused on advising maintenance professionals on system and business process improvements. Brian’s experience and specialties are business case and strategic design documents, business process mapping, procedure and guideline documents and developing and delivering end-user training. Brian is an active member of the Plant Engineering & Maintenance Association of Canada (PEMAC) and instructs Module 7 CMMS systems in the PEMAC-sponsored Maintenance Management Professional (MMP) Certification Program.

Alan Johnson

Senior Consultant (Semi Retired)

Alan has over 35 years of experience in maintenance, operations, and construction in the oil and natural gas, pulp and paper, mining and other processing industries. His focus has been on the effective utilization of various asset management solutions to support work management practices and associated business processes, and the establishment of key performance indicators to monitor the performance of the business processes. Clients he has worked for include: EnCana Resources, Syncrude, BP Gupco, BP Canada, Luscar, Agrium, and Potlatch.