As a registered charity and a national arts service organization, Canadian Authors is governed by a volunteer board of directors. Board members are elected by the membership at an Annual General Meeting for a period of two years.
Following our AGM in June 2018, our Board members are:
|Margaret Hume||National Chair|
|Matthew Bin||Past National Chair, acting Treasurer|
|Scott Overton||2nd Vice-Chair, Regional Director, Ontario|
|Robert Mackay||Secretary, Regional Director, British Columbia & Yukon|
|Ronald Hore||Regional Director, Manitoba & Saskatchewan|
|Arlene Smith||Regional Director, Ontario|
|Les Magyar||Director at Large|
|Karen Gansel||Director at Large|
The day-to-day operations of Canadian Authors are managed by our executive director, Anita Purcell. You can reach her at apurcell @ canadianauthors (dot) org. Until August 30, we also have a YMCA Youth Quest intern, Julia Morris, serving as administrative Assistant. You can reach her at admin @ canadianauthors(dot) org or 705 325 3926, ext. 200.