Hope is Growing

2021

Board of Directors

Paul Brydges – Chair 
John Lohuis
– Vice-Chair (Symposium and Awards Committee Chair)
Bill Hardy
– Treasurer 

Susan Ellis – Director (Marketing & Communications Committee Chair)
Darlene Kalawsky – Director (Provincial Liaison Committee Chair)
Bob Lewis – Director (Program and Judging Committee Chair)
Robin Godfrey – Director  
Scott Wentworth – Director  
Ben Cullen – Director

Provincial Liaison

British Columbia: Darlene Kalawsky & Catherine Kennedy
British Columbia Communities in Bloom
Alberta: Steve Allan & Karen Snethun
Alberta Recreation & Parks Association
Saskatchewan: Andrew Exelby
Saskatchewan Parks & Recreation Association
Manitoba: Michelle Ballharry & Cathy Shaluk
Manitoba Communities in Bloom
Ontario: Martin Quinn
Communities in Bloom Ontario
Québec: Annie Champagne
Les Fleurons du Québec
Nova Scotia: Darlene Grant Fiander & Tanice Mundle
Tourism Industry Association of Nova Scotia
Newfoundland and Labrador: Christine Finn
Landscape NL Horticultural Association

National Office Staff

Rebecca Doutre – Executive Director
Victor Santacruz – Finance Director
Sonia Parrino – Program Coordinator
Lauryn Mullan – Administration
Dave Mazur – Communications Specialist
Andrew Dmytrasz – Communications Coordinator
Cheryl Gall – Financial Controller
Linda Wiesner – Accounting