Staff and Board

Eda Holmes

Artistic and Executive Director

Charles Childs

General Manager


Camille Bergon

Administrative Assistant

Jennifer Bisson

Development Assistant

Diane Bouchard

Assistant Box Office Manager

Henry Brisson


Barbara Ford

Communications & Web Writer

Vanessa Gomory

Box Office Manager

Kathleen Gudmundsson

Groups, Subscriptions and Outreach

Charlie McKendy


Haleema Mini

Director of Development

Aleksandra Oleszkiewicz

Accounting Manager

Rose Plotek

Associate Artist

Vanessa Rigaux

Digital Media Manager

Eloi Savoie

Communications & Marketing Manager

Layne Shutt

Front of House Manager


Daniel Barkley

Head Scenic Painter

Richard Brown

Properties Master

Peter Cerone

Audio & Video Engineer

Louis-Philippe Gervais

Head Technician C1

Normand Hamel

Head of Properties

Howard Mendelsohn

Production Manager

Elly Tomasson

Assistant Production Manager

Board Members

Michael Baratta, CPA, CA

Partner, KPMG LLP Chairman

Anthony G. Czaharyn, MD CM

Susan Da Sie, CFA

Paola Farnesi, CPA, CA

Vice-President & Treasurer, Domtar Treasurer

Silvia Galeone

AVP, Insurance Services, Manulife

Anna Giampà

Director, Strategy & Operations Advisory Services, BDO Canada

Rimma Grempel, CPA, CA

Director – Corporate Accounting and Controlling Essilor Group Canada Inc.

Martin R. Landry

Chief Commercial Officer, VIA Rail Canada

Marc-André Lefebvre

Director, Corporate Banking Quebec, Scotiabank

Alisa Palmer

Artistic Director, English Section, National Theatre School of Canada

Richard Pan

Vice-President, Power Corporation of Canada

Caitlin Rose

Partner, Fasken

Sofia Ruggiero

Lawyer & Accredited Mediator, Ruggiero Legal

Robert Yalden

Sigurdson Professor in Corporate Law, Queen’s University


Herbert C. Auerbach

Founding Chairman

Maurice Podbrey

Founding Artistic and Executive Director