Sandy Beug, President.  Mother of four daughters who has practiced in Regina as a dentist for over thirty years


Lois Vanderhooft, Vice President. Previous Manager, Communications (Greystone - 9 yrs). For the past 19 years she has been a stay-at-home Mom to 4 teens and I wear a few little hats in the community...Track and Volleyball Coach, Player & Coach Development Coordinator for the REZYSA Soccer Executive Board, and is the Sponsorship Coordinator for the Regina Run for the Cure.  


Lisa Peters, Secretary.  President/CEO of Eye Inspire Events, and talk show host of “Talk of the Town” on Access 7 TV.  


Kerry Avery, Treasurer.  Partner with Chalupiak & Associates where I have been employed for the past 20 years. Served as a board member for several non profit organizations for the past 10 years. 


Lisa Danyluk - Governmental Consultant. brings decades of experience in government at both the federal and provincial levels as well as years of experience as a board member and board chair of child and family serving community based organizations. 


Mikolay Cupial, Lawyer.  Founding partner of Sequitur Law LLP, established to serve Saskatchewan’s business community and its growing energy sector.  SQL is a boutique law firm focused on energy, corporate finance, securities and commercial law.  


Karl Fix, Events Director.   Owner of a construction business in Regina, who also has had extensive involvement with the sport of rugby, along with numerous local , national and international fundraising endeavors​


Board members


PL Bastian is an entrepreneur and business owner with a passion for helping people.  She is an active volunteer in a wide range of charitable causes that make a difference in the lives of many people;  in particular new immigrants to Canada. 

Tara Semple is a musician, who plays Flute and Piccolo with the Regina Symphony Orchestra.  Artistic director of Per Sonatori baroque ensemble.  Tara has worked with breastfeeding woman for many years as a Leader with La leche league.  

Jocelyn Souliere is a retired senior public servant, skilled in policy development and strategic management, who also has significant volunteer and fund-raising experience in sport, Special Olympics and the arts.

Dr. Lesley Sawa is an award-winning veterinarian in Regina. She is well known for her work promoting and providing veterinary services to remote areas of northern Saskatchewan. 

Donna Ziegler is the Director of Cancer Control for the Canadian Cancer Society Saskatchewan Division and the current Chair of the Regina Catholic School Board. She is a sessional lecturer at the University of Regina and a Certified Facilitator for the EXPEDITION Coaching Program™. Her focus is on building relationships that motivate growth, inspire change and empower that inner potential that can ignite personal and organizational success.

Joanne Cornish has been married to Dick Cornish for 25 years. They have 3 children Julianna, Cyandra, and William.  She is a self-employed hairstylist of 32 years. A volunteer educator for various youth and adult faith-based programs in their Church community. Also, currently working with adolescents in Health Care at Notre Dame College. 

Kim Sutherland  For the first 15 years of professional life, Kim Sutherland worked in hotel management.  In 1997, Kim left the corporate world and founded the Regina based, non-profit charity 'Street Culture Kidz Project Inc.'.  The Street Culture Project helps transition street involved youth into education and ultimately, to employment.

Mark Docherty has worked with First Nations communities, at-risk youth and newcomers, taught at the post-secondary level, was a founding board member of Street Culture Kidz, and has proudly served as the Member of the Legislative Assembly for Regina Coronation Park since 2011

Laura Beatch is currently completing a degree in education at the University of Regina.  She has experience working with children as an Instructional Assistant, and gives back to the arts community by advocating for the inclusion of differently-abled people.  Laura lives in Regina with her husband and their twin daughters.

Domenic Scuglia is the Director of Education Regina Catholic Schools who also has had extensive involvement with the sport of rugby, and is willing to support causes that enhance social justice in our world 

Michelle Bellegarde is a First Nation Social Worker who works for the FHQTC.  Michelle enjoys working for the betterment of people.  Michelle enjoys watching sports and being her children's #1Fan.

Nkem Iroh, PharmD is a Clinical Pharmacist, on the cardiology team at the Regina General Hospital. She has practiced in the United States and now in Canada. She is a mother of 2 beautiful daughters.

Elisabeth Fogarty is a retired high school teacher with extensive experience in the areas of drug and alcohol awareness education, and adolescent sexual health education.  Currently sshe is working for Mother Teresa Middle School as the College and Career Coach.

Dr. Vaughan Nicholls is a family physician in La Loche, Saskatchewan

Richelle Bourgoin is the Executive Director of Programs at the Ministry of Agriculture. She spent her career in private sector marketing and communications before joining the public service in 2010. 

Kaitlin Sherven is an Enrollment Coordinator at Athol Murray College of Notre Dame, Educator, Coach, U of R Women's Ice-Hockey alumna, International volunteer/coach with HELP Inc.   

Tracy Fahlman is the CEO of industry/business associations for more than 15 years with extensive experience in assisting with the acquisition, start-up and hosting of major events that positively contributes to the community and economy.

Nicole Sarauer  NDP MLA for Douglas Park , Regina constituency . She is also Deputy House Leader, Critic for Justice, Corrections and Policing, Women, the Saskatchewan Liquor and Gaming Authority, and Immigration.


Georgina Jolibois is a Member Of Parliament for Desnethé—Missinippi—Churchill.


Aimee Pascua is a Marketing professional and yoga instructor. She is an active member of the community and volunteers for a variety of organizations including Food Banks of Saskatchewan, CIBC Run for the Cure, and Habitat for Humanity.Executive Committee

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