Brenda Allen, Executive Assistant

Board of Directors:

President: Mrs. Marilyn Lester

Marilyn has been a member of our board since the late 1990’s. She is a retired guidance counsellor/teacher who enjoys singing and quilting in her spare time.

Vice President: Mr. David Hayward

David was appointed to our board in 1990. He and his partner, Cathy, like to get out and enjoy all the outdoor fitness activities Saint John has to offer. David is a retired business owner and chartered accountant. He is also a skilled carpenter.

Past President: Mr. Blair MacDonald, FCA

Blair and his wife Barbara call Rothesay home. Blair has been a member of our board since 1994. Blair is a retired partner of Grant Thornton, LLP. He enjoys travel, politics, cycling and visiting his cottage in PEI.

Secretary: Ms. Janet Miller

Janet has been on our board since the early 2000’s. She and her spouse, Brad Bustard, call Quispamsis home. Janet is a retired school principal and enjoys golfing, umpiring and other fitness activities.

Asst. Secretary: Mr. James O’Connell, Q.C.

James has been a member of our board since 2007. He and his spouse, Beth Gilbert enjoy cross-country skiing, snowshoeing, golfing, hiking and biking. James is partner at Cox & Palmer and sits on many boards. He is passionate about his volunteer work and his community.

Treasurer: Mr. Jonathan Calabrese

Assistant Treasurer: Mrs. Shelley Scott

Regional Directors:

Region One (Albert, Westmorland, and Kent Counties)

Mr. Michael Ivany
Mr. Arthur Buck

Region Two (Saint John, Kings, Charlotte, and Lower Queens Counties)

Mrs. Shelley Scott
Mrs. Zoe Watson
Mr. Blair MacDonald
Mr. David Hayward
Mr. Jonathan Calabrese
Ms. Janet Miller
Mrs. Marilyn Lester
Mr. James O’Connell
Mrs. Peggy Brittain
Mr. Stephen Smith

Region Three (York, Sunbury, Carleton, Upper Queens, and Lower Victoria)

Mr. Michael Daniels

Region Four (Gloucester and Northumberland Counties)

Mr. John Stevens

Region Five (Madawaska and Restigouche Counties)

Mr. Allan Dickson