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Cathy Granert

National Chair

Kate Dickson

Vice Chair National Board National Chair of Education

Lana McIver

National Vice Chair of Education

Jeanne Grier

Director, Chair of Development

Linda Rendulich

Director, Chair of Ambassador Program

Andria Cowan

National Chair of Accredited/Student Membership

Mina Zeighami

Director, Vice Chair of Accredited/Student Membership

Glen Peloso

Director, Chair of Ethics

Wes McCallum

Director, Treasurer

Emily Grundy

Director, Chair of Affiliates

Laurence Verkuyl

Director, Vice Chair of Affiliates

Deborah-Lynn Vitale

Director, Chair of Marketing & Communications

Cary Pepper

Vice Chair of Marketing & Communications

Daniela Caporilli

Director, Chair of Awards Gala

DDA Regions

Regional Directors are responsible for overseeing all regional activities. Regions are also supported by a Regional Coordinator, who manages virtual events and provides administrative support for the local in-person events. Local Liaisons organize and run local in-person events in their communities.

Atlantic Region:

Deborah Soulier, Director

Irene Strang, Event Coordinator

Ontario Region:

Alaa Yassin, Director

BC Region:

Lucila Diaz, Director

Jessica Savarese, Regional Coordinator

For all other Regional inquiries, please contact our national Director of Regional Development,