Skate Canada Sections

To make organization and administration easier, Skate Canada is divided into 10 Sections equivalent to the Canadian provinces. Yukon Territory is administered by the British Columbia Section and Nunavut and Northwest Territories are administered by the Alberta Section.

Section Telephone Email Chair
British Columbia/Yukon 1.888.752.8322 Hilary Quick
Alberta/NWT/Nunavut 1.866.294.0663 Donna Moses
Saskatchewan 306.780.9245 Margaret Auringer
Manitoba 204.925.5707 Donna Yee
Skate Ontario 905.212.9991 Karen Butcher
Quebec 514.252.3073 Jocelyn Proulx
New Brunswick 506-855-1751 Marc Robichaud
Nova Scotia 902.425.5450 Sheila Beard
Prince Edward Island 902.368.4994 Amy MacMillan
Newfoundland/Labrador 709.576.0509 Bev Power

Skate Canada Board of Directors 2018-19

Skate Canada’s Board of Directors is made up of 13 elected and appointed volunteers from across Canada. The Chief Executive Officer will act as the ex-officio taking the board total to 14. Policy and direction are established by the board of directors and communicated to the sections from the National Service Centre. The board meets throughout the year and major policy decisions are taken to the wider membership of the association through Skate Canada’s Annual General Meeting.

Position Name Term Residence
President Leanna Caron 2015-2019 Switzerland
Director at Large Kristy Balkwill 2018-2020 Toronto, ON
Director at Large Rod Garossino 2018-2020 Calgary, AB
Director Appointed Jacqueline Gauthier 2018-2019 Gatineau, QC
Director Quebec Sylvain Guibord 2018-2020 Brossard, QC
Director West Janice Hunter 2018-2020 West Vancouver, BC
Director Ontario Darlene Joseph 2017-2019 Navan, ON
Director Atlantic Nicole LeBlanc-Richard 2017-2019 Dieppe, NB
Director At Large Rock Lemay 2018-2020 Orleans, ON
Director Coach Paul MacIntosh 2018-2020 Kitchener, ON
Director at Large Sally Rehorick 2017-2019 Vancouver, BC
Director at Large Regan Taylor 2017-2019 Langley, BC
Director at Large Shae Zukiwsky 2018-2020 Westmount, QC

CEO Operational Review Committee

Leanna Caron, Chair
Kristy Balkwill
Rock Lemay
Paul MacIntosh
Regan Taylor
Shae Zukiwsky

External Relations Committee

Shae Zukiwsky, Chair
Debra Armstrong
Kristy Balkwill
Leanna Caron
Cathy Dalton
Benoit Lavoie
Paul MacIntosh
Sally Rehorick

Finance & Risk Management Committee

Kristy Balkwill, Chair
Paul Cotter
Rod Garossino
Jacqueline Gauthier
Rock Lemay
Elizabeth MacKay

Governance Committee

Darlene Joseph, Chair
Gloria Brighten
Rod Garossino
Janice Hunter
Nicole LeBlanc-Richard
Paul Mallet
Sally Rehorick
Regan Taylor

Membership Policy Committee

Paul MacIntosh, Chair
Jacqueline Gauthier
Janice Hunter
Darlene Joseph
Nicole LeBlanc-Richard
Hilary Quick
Patrick Roch

Alumni Committee

Debbi Wilkes, Chair
Denise Benning
Emery Leger
Fran McLellan
Sheri Moir
Ann Shaw
Barry Soper
Nick Young

Coaching Development Committee

Chris Stokes, Chair
Lindsay Hillier
Raoul LeBlanc
Paul MacIntosh
John Mattatall
Allie Hann-McCurdy
Regan Taylor
Ravi Walia
Mary-Liz Wiley

Fund Development Committee

Rod Garossino, Chair
Lenny Faustino
Debbie Islam
Christine Morgan

Hall of Fame & Heritage Committee

Ann Shaw, Chair
Bill Boland
Joyce Hisey
Diane Imrie
Benoit Lavoie
Dorothy Leamen
Manon Perron
Sally Rehorick
Signe Ronka

High Performance Development Committee

Andrea Derby, Chair
Lee Barkell
Ted Barton
Jennifer Beauchamp
Patrice Lauzon
Jeff Lukasik
Joanne McLeod
Manon Perron
Scott Radchuk
Cynthia Ullmark

Officials Assignment & Promotion Committee

Karen Howard, Chair
Susan Blatz
Marie Bowness
Andrea Derby
Benoit Lavoie
Nicole LeBlanc-Richard
Debbie MacMurdo
Jayson Peace
Karen Robertson
Jean Senft

Officials Development Committee

Sabrina Wong, Chair
Deidre Coburn
Amie Garras
Marisa Gravino
Limin Jao
Patty Klein
Sarah Miles
Julia Mullins
Alyson Senecal

Program Development Committee

Brett Hines, Chair
Lori Brett
Maeve Giffin
Joanne Godin
Melissa Houle
Sharon Maki
Hilary Quick
Megan Raffetty
Mario Richard

Sections Coordinating Committee

Patrick Roch, Chair
Ross Ashbourne
Margaret Auringer
Karen Butcher
Leanna Caron
Amy MacMillan
Donna Moses
Bev Power
Hilary Quick
Marc Robichaud
Donna Yee

Technical Coordinating Committee

Reaghan Fawcett, Chair
Andrew Bosco
Ron Conacher
Yvan Desjardins
Cody Hay
Nancy Lemaire
Keegan Murphy
Genevieve Rosa
David Schultz
Shawn Winter

Skate Canada Committee Chairs can be contacted at:

2018 Annual Report

To view a copy of our 2018 Annual Report, please click here

Final audited Financial statements for Skate Canada by year