Management & Governance

Management Team  

Chief Officers

Hugh Mitchell
President
Reg Ash
Chief Administrative Officer
Mike Woods
Chief Operating Officer
 

Directors & Managers

Heather Blackwell 
Director of Agriculture
Michelle Scott 
Director of Human Resources
Greg Blanchard 
Director of Racing
Cheryl Curtis 
Director of Sales & Customer Experience
 
Scott McLachlan 
Director of Finance
Rob Lumsden 
Director of Facility Management
Karey Mitchell 
Food & Beverage General Manager (Spectra)
 

Governance

2018-2019 Governors

The authoritative governing body of the Association.

Chair Joe Dales  
Vice Chair Ann Straatman  
  David Ross  
 

Dave Little

Diane McComb
 

John Finan

Bill Boyce
 

John Leitch

Peter Whatmore

City Representative Councillor Josh Morgan  
Past Chair Tim Kelly  
Second Past Chair Don McCallum  
Programming Council President Mary Anne Zwambag  

 

2018-2019 Programming Council (Revised Dec. 14, 2018)

The Programming Council is an advisory committee of the Board. The Programming Council shall be responsible for advising the Board on all matters relating to programming for the Annual Fair and all Association owned and operated shows.

Mary Anne Zwambag, President

   
Carrie Fraleigh de Schutter, Vice President    
Agriculture Melissa Johnson Brian Slaughter
  Betty Anne MacKinnon  
Community Eric Thomson Stacy King
  Rhonda Persichilli Patricia Graham
At Large Tom Baker Warren Hoy
  Sharon Peters  
City Representatives Councillor Arielle Kayabaga  Councillor Mo Salih
Middlesex County Kurtis Smith County Rep Brian Ropp
Board of Governors, Chair  Joe Dales  

 2018-2019 Senate

The Senate acts as advisors to the Board on matters that affect the overall well-being and future of the Association.

Tim Kelly, Chair  

Michelle Campbell

Jan Delaney
Bill Grieve Denny Lang

Ken Levy

Al Marr
Don McCallum Karl Nevin
John White Gary Williams