Board of Directors & Committees

Board Executive

Susan Laurin

Vice-President (External)
Glenn Jensen

Vice-President (Internal)
Heather Cowie

Rob Copeland

Immediate Past President
Mike Roma

Regional Board Members

Region 1 Member - North
Patrick Brothers

Region 2 Member - Central
Ken Luck

Region 3 Member - South
David Ellis


Beverly Beckett
Candace Nykiforuk
Geoff Lynch
Stephen Price
Doug Marter

Post-Secondary Student Representative

CJ Blye

Ex-Officio Board Members

Culture and Tourism
Yvette Ng

Environment and Parks
Steve Donelon

Recreation Facility Personnel
Stuart Ray

Committees & Task Groups

Education & Professional Development Committee
Deb Comfort - Chair

Children & Youth Committee
Heather Wicksted- Chair

Parks & Open Space Committee
Paul Feser - Chair

2017 Conference Hosting Committee
Vacant - Chair

Awards & Scholarships Committee
Vacant - Chair

To reach a board member or committee chair, please contact the ARPA office at or 780-415-1745.