Staff and Board

Eda Holmes

Artistic and Executive Director

Charles Childs

General Manager


Jennifer Bisson

Development Assistant

Henry Brisson


Barbara Ford

Communications & Web Writer

Vanessa Gomory

Box Office Manager

Victoria Hall

Assistant Box Office Manager

Charlie McKendy


Haleema Mini

Director of Development

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Liana Mundy

Interim Development Assistant

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

Luciana Burcheri

Production Associate

Peter Cerone

Audio & Video Engineer

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 | Management Consulting , 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