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Who Do You Know...on AFP’s Canada Council?

March 19, 2013

It’s never too late to get involved and to make your professional mark in the fundraising profession. Do you believe in the value of professional development and building awareness about working in Canada’s nonprofit sector? Perhaps involvement in the work of the AFP Canada Council is for you! Contact any current committee members to find out more about the council and the AFP Canada Strategic Plan.

The 2013 roster of members of AFP’s Canada Council includes:

Derek D. Fraser, CFRE - Chair
Senior Associate, Ross W. Marsh

Ron Bailey, CFRE
President, Ron Bailey and Associates

Daniel Brunette
Manager, Development and Donor Services
Community Foundation of Ottawa

Karen Dackiw, CFRE
Director of Development
Regina Humane Society 

Scott Decksheimer, CFRE - Ex-officio
President & Principal Consultant\
Nine Lions Devel. Consulting

Chantal Gelinas, CFRE
Director,Corporate & Foundations
Universite de Montreal

Joseph Goepfrich, CFRE - ex-officio
Chief Development Officer
Child & Family Services of SWM 

Jane Potentier, CFRE
Assoc. Director of Development
University of Alberta

Heather Smith, CFRE
Manager, Fund Development
YMCA Belleville

Vivian Ann Smith, CFRE – Past Chair
President, Liberty Quest Enterprises Inc.

Wayne Steer
Director of Fund Development
Fresh Start Recovery Centre

Ellen Townshend
Director of Development
Junior Achievement of Nova Scotia

Andrew Watt, FlnstF
President & CEO, AFP

Karen Willson, CFRE – ex-officio
Senior Vice President
KCI (Ketchum Canada Inc.)


AFP Staff

Lori Gusdorf, CAE
VP Membership & Chapter Services, AFP

Jason Lee
Dir., Government Relations & General Counsel, AFP

Cynthia Quigley
Director, AFP Canada Services