Staff and Board

Eda Holmes

Artistic and Executive Director

Charles Childs

General Manager


Vanessa Gomory

Box Office Manager

Victoria Hall

Assistant Box Office Manager

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Scott Leydon

Development Assistant

Charlie McKendy


Haleema Mini

Director of Development

Aleksandra Oleszkiewicz

Accounting Manager

Rose Plotek

Associate Artist

Vanessa Rigaux

Digital Media Manager

Hector Rodriguez Neda

Director of Marketing and Communications

Eloi Savoie

Communications & Marketing Manager

Layne Shutt

Front of House Manager


Daniel Barkley

Head Scenic Painter

Luciana Burcheri

Associate Producer

Peter Cerone

Audio & Video Engineer

Howard Mendelsohn

Production Manager

Michael Tonus

Venue Technician

Board Members

Michael Baratta, CPA, CA

Partner, KPMG LLP *Board Chairman*

Anthony G. Czaharyn, MD CM

Susan Da Sie, CFA

Paola Farnesi, CPA, CA

Vice-President & Treasurer, Domtar *Board Treasurer*

Silvia Galeone

VP, Canadian Insurance Operations, Manulife

Anna Giampà

Vice-President, Strategy | Management Consulting, BDO Canada

Rimma Grempel, CPA, CA

Senior Director – Finance, EssilorLuxottica Canada Inc.

Martin R. Landry

Chief Commercial Officer, VIA Rail Canada

Marc-André Lefebvre

Chief Financial Officer, Kruger Energy Inc. & Real Estate

Alisa Palmer

Executive Artistic Director, National Theatre School of Canada

Richard Pan

Vice-President, Power Corporation of Canada

Sofia Ruggiero

Lawyer & Accredited Mediator, Ruggiero Legal

Guillaume Saliah

Lawyer, Fasken Martineau DuMoulin

Robert Yalden

Sigurdson Professor in Corporate Law, Queen’s University


Herbert C. Auerbach

Founding Chairman

Maurice Podbrey

Founding Artistic and Executive Director