2021 Annual General Meeting: New faces, bittersweet farewells and exciting times ahead

On May 27, we held our Annual General Meeting (AGM) virtually . Volunteers, staff members and donors were in attendance to review 2020’s successes and discuss the exciting future ahead for the organization.

Following GTHS Board Member Ashley Kulchycki’s Call to Order, Sonya Reichel, Executive Director, presented an overview of the successes and financials of 2020.

2020 Annual Report
2020 Financial Statements

The impacts made in 2020 were all thanks to supporters of the GTHS. You helped people, like Samantha, when they had nowhere else to turn:

We welcomed five new members to our Board of Directors who were voted in unanimously. We are excited to announce the appointments of:

Susan Brooke
Elizabeth Comuzzi
Kelly Glass
Garnet Pratt
Kevin Swanborough

To view their biographies, click here

In addition, we bid farewell to four of our longstanding Board Members: Vice-Chair John Worts, Monika Gibson, Karen Schilcher and Tim Weichel.  We want to thank them for their tireless efforts in supporting our mission and wish them luck in their future endeavours.

The following volunteers were recognized for their commitment and dedication to the organization – this year, they celebrate their 10th anniversary with the GTHS:

Jeannine Holden
Ruby Neil
Janet Tipold

We are extremely grateful for their outstanding service that spans a full decade!

Stay informed on GTHS events, initiatives and programs. Learn how the GTHS team is serving the pets and people of the South Georgian Bay Area. Read heart-warming Happy Tails about GTHS Alumni. See a lot of really cute pictures of dogs and cats!