WestGrid's central staff is composed of approximately seven full-time employees (FTEs) who oversee the day-to-day operations and management of WestGrid. This team also works closely with Compute Canada and the other three regions. All central staff report to the Executive Director. WestGrid’s technical central staff are supervised by the Director of Operations.
WestGrid's Senior Management Team (SMT) members are Lindsay Sill, Patrick Mann, Erin Trifunov and Megan Allen. The SMT works closely with the WestGrid Executive on strategic planning, and procedure and policy development. Members of the SMT also represent the needs of Western Canada's research community by participating on national committees, including Compute Canada's Technical Leadership Council, Management Committee, and Communications Steering Committee, as well as other working groups.