Our Board of Directors is comprised of animal lovers from
around the Georgian Triangle Area.
We are currently recruiting for Board members to join our team.
Read more here.
A recently retired executive with 35 years experience in the employee benefit field. A values based CEO with proven experience in setting strategy, building implementation plans, leading and transforming teams and organizations. A strong history of active involvement in Board work both in business and supporting education and social causes.
Barb had a professional career with Xerox until 2003 and has been involved with fundraising since then!
Ashley is the Supervisor for Children and Teen Services at the Collingwood Public Library. Ashley has a deep understanding of the non-profit environment and a wide array of skills that are well aligned with the GTHS such as fiscal responsibility, project management and a commitment to service excellence. Ashley is a proud dog owner and in her own words “I have the passion, dedication and commitment that is necessary to be a board member and I want to make a lasting impact and difference in my community.
Derrick is currently a senior Vice President of Business Development at Canada Life, having spent his entire career in the financial services industry. Derrick and his family are avid animal lovers, benefiting daily from the unconditional love of their four dogs and two cats. He and his family have volunteered with the GTHS for many years, providing love and care for animals until they are ready for adoption. As an active member of his community, Derrick is incredibly proud to serve on the Board of the GTHS and to support projects that enhance community wellness.
Nadine is a local lawyer with a keen interest in contributing to and being involved in her community. Having adopted family pets from the GTHS (including her beloved dog, Ethel), Nadine is very excited to join the Board of Directors for the GTHS. Nadine sees the value and importance of the GTHS and hopes to make a valuable contribution to its growth and success.