Board of Directors

The Gulf of Georgia Cannery Society is a non-profit charitable organization contracted by Parks Canada to operate the Gulf of Georgia Cannery National Historic Site. The Society is lead by a volunteer Board of Directors elected annually at the AGM each spring.

Our current Board of Directors includes:
Dave Semple, Chair
Kit Grauer, 1st Vice Chair
Geoff Matheson, 2nd Vice Chair
Jim Kojima, Treasurer
Nora Medenwaldt, Secretary
Ralph Turner, Past Chair
Eileen Carefoot – Member at Large
Ryan Garnett – Member at Large
Everett Pierce – Member at Large
Jim van der Tas – Member at Large
Ed Zyblut – Member at Large

These board members also chair a number of operational committees including the Exhibits and Public Programs Committee, Fundraising Committee, Collections Committee, Health and Safety Committee, Maintenance Committee and Membership Committee.

If you would like more information on volunteering for one of the Society’s Committees or Board of Directors, please contact Rebecca Clarke, our Executive Director.

You can find more information on becoming a member of the Gulf of Georgia Cannery, including online registration here.