Staff-and-Board

Our Team

STAFF


Ruth Burns
Executive Director
ruth.burns@culturedays.ca

 

Lauren Eisen
Researcher & Producer
lauren.eisen@onculturedays.ca

 

Heather Kelly
Director of Marketing & Communications
heather@hkcmarketing.com

 

Meaghan Froh Metcalf
Outreach & Programs Manager
meaghan.frohmetcalf@culturedays.ca

 

Breanne Ritchie
Operations Coordinator
breanne@onculturedays.ca

 

Kevin Valbonesi
Marketing & Tourism Lead
kevin.valbonesi@culturedays.ca

 

 

BOARD OF DIRECTORS


John Rider (Chair)
Senior Vice President Retail and Commercial | Chicago Title Insurance Company of Canada

Andrea Boyd (Vice-Chair)
Director of Partnerships & Sponsorships | The Walrus

Gary Filan (Treasurer)
Canadian Data and AI Lead | Avanade

Maria Jurewicz (Secretary)
Strategic Planner | 6Degrees Integrated Communications Corp.

Warren Garrett (Past Chair)
Executive Director | Ontario Presents

Gallant Law
Director | Sponsorship Marketing Strategy & Planning, Scotiabank

Kelly Symes
General Manager, Local Program Manager | Ontario Festival of Small Halls, Ottawa

Marnie Lapierre, CTIS

Coordinator of Festivals, Events & Special Projects | City of Timmins – Tourism Department

Camilo Montoya-Guevara

Research & Evaluation Officer | Culinary Tourism Alliance