Management & Governance

Management Team  

Chief Officers

Hugh Mitchell
Chief Executive Officer
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)
Tara Nash 
Sports Centre Business Manager
 

 

Governance - Updated Info. Coming Soon!

2017-2018 Governors

The authoritative governing body of the Association.

Chair Joe Dales  
Vice Chair Ann Straatman  
 

Dave Little

David Ross
 

Dianne McComb

Janet Carr
 

Joanne Vanderheyden

Dan McCallum

  John Finan Scott Courtice
 

Tom Cowan

 
City Representative Councillor Josh Morgan  
Past Chair Tim Kelly  
Programming Council President Tom Baker  

 

2017-2018 Programming Council

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.

President

Tom Baker

Vice President

Mary Anne Zwambag

 

Carrie Fraleigh de Schutter

 

Patricia Graham

  Melissa Johnson
 

Stacy King

 

Betty Ann MacKinnon

 

Rhonda Persichilli

 

Sharon Peters

 

Brian Slaughter

 

Eric Thomson

  Warren Hoy
City Representatives

Councillor Virginia Ridley

 

Councillor Mohamed Salih

Middlesex County

Warden Marigay Wilkins (as of December 2017)

 

Councillor Brian Ropp

Board of Governors, Chair Joe Dales

 2017-2018 Senate

Tim Kelly, Chair  

Al Marr

Bill Grieve 
Denny Lang Gary Williams 

Jan Delaney

John White
Kari Nevin  Ken Levy
Michelle Campbell Don McCallum