Staff and Board of Directors

Conservation Ontario Staff List

To contact a Conservation Ontario staff, please email or dial 905-895-0716 and the extension.

Kim Gavine
General Manager (Ext. 231)

Jane Dunning
Office Manager (Ext. 221)

Jo-Anne Rzadki
Business Development and Partnerships Coordinator (Ext. 224)

Matthew Millar
Special Projects Coordinator (Ext. 234)

Bonnie Fox
Manager, Policy and Planning (Ext. 223)

Leslie Rich
Policy and Planning Liaison (Ext. 226)

Sarah Nichol 
Policy and Planning Assistant (Ext. 228)

Jane Lewington
Marketing and Communications Specialist (Ext. 222)

Nekeisha Mohammed
Communications Officer (Ext. 233)

Rick Wilson
Information Management Coordinator (Ext. 230)

Aaron Clark
SWP Data Management Specialist

Chitra Gowda
Source Water Protection Lead (Ext. 225)

Kristin Bristow
Source Water Protection Administrative Assistant (Ext. 232)

Joan Patch
Source Water Protection Communications Specialist (Ext. 227)

Conservation Ontario Board of Directors

Conservation Ontario is governed by an elected six-member Board of Directors.

Don MacIver, Chair
Credit Valley Conservation

Mark Burnham, Vice Chair
Mississippi Valley CA

Lin Gibson, Vice Chair
Conservation Sudbury

Geoffrey Dawe, Director
Lake Simcoe Region CA

Linda Laliberte, Director
Ganaraska Region CA

Richard Wyma, Director
Essex Region CA

Conservation Ontario Council

Conservation Ontario is directed by a Council comprised of appointed and/or elected municipal officials from the 36 Conservation Authorities Boards of Directors and Conservation Authorities staff.