The RVCF’s is governed by a volunteer Board of Directors Made up of local leaders who are well-respected and believe that the Rideau watershed is worth protecting.
The Board shapes the Foundation's direction by supporting its mission, strategy, and budget; ensures that the leadership, resources, and finances in place match the Foundation's vision; and monitors and improves the performance of the organization.
The Foundation Board meets formally four times each year as well as between the regular meetings as needed to conduct the Foundation's business.
- Charles Billington, Director
Retired RVCF Executive Director
- Mary A. Bryden, Past Chair
Retired Registered Nurse, Unitarian House
- Andrew Harkness, P.Eng., Vice Chair
Principal, Morrison Hershfield Ltd.
- Jason W. M. Kelly, Chair
Principal, Cachet Consulting & Management Services Inc.
- Anne Simmering, Director
Retired member of the engineering consulting industry
- R.E. Smith, Director
Senior Account Manager, BMO Financial Group
- Kathy Thomas, Director
Bell Canada, Hamilton, Thomas & Associates Ltd.
- Sarah Wayne, Secretary-Treasurer
RVCA Manager, Financial Services
- Richmond Wilson, Director
Principal, retired, Wilson Law Partners LLP
Diane Downey, Executive Director
RVCA Director, Communications and Outreach and
Executive Director, RVCF