President and Executive Director
Better known as Andy, Andrew Roy was named President and Executive Director of The Beechwood Cemetery Company and The Beechwood Cemetery Foundation on July, 1st 2018. Prior to assuming his new position, Andy joined Beechwood in May 2013 and brought with him thirty-plus years of experience in the cemetery industry.
Andy started his career at Mount Royal Cemetery in Montréal, where he was latterly the Director of Funeral & Cremation Operations, and then moved to Riverside Cemetery, in Lindsay, Ontario, as General Manager. Andy is a two-time Past President of the Ontario Association of Cemetery and Funeral Professionals (OACFP), and has served as Chairman of the Funeral Profession Coalition Council of Canada (FPCCC) two times. Andy is honoured to be part of Canada’s National Cemetery, and to be able to continue the “Beechwood Way.”
Andy has been married to Beverly for more than thirty years, and is a proud father to Michael and Sarah, both graduated and out on their own.