Organizers & Staff

The Prince Edward Island 2009 Canada Games Host Society was formed in August of 2006 to plan and stage the 2009 Canada Games. We are a not-for-profit organization led by President Joseph Spriet and governed by a Board of Directors, Board of Management and managed by professional staff. Our Western Office is located in Summerside and our Eastern Office in Charlottetown. Employment opportunities are advertised Island-wide in traditional media and on this website.

Board of Directors

Chair: JOSEPH SPRIET, President of the Host Society
BASIL STEWART, Mayor, City of Summerside
STU MacFADYEN, Deputy Mayor, City of Charlottetown
TRACEY CUTCLIFFE, Deputy Minister, Communities, Cultural Affairs & Labour
JOHN MORRISON, Director of Sport and Recreation, Province of PEI
SUE HYLLAND, President and CEO, Canada Games Council
JOHN PICKETT, Canada Games Council
DAVID MACNEILL, Bid Committee
BRIAN MCFEELY, Bid Committee
WAYNE CAREW, Bid Committee
EDWARD LAWLOR, Bid Committee
MARK LANIGAN, Bid Committee
TYLER RICHARDSON, Bid Committee
EDNA FLOOD, Corporate Secretary
MARTIN ROUTHIER, Observer, Government of Canada

Board of Management

Chair: JOSEPH SPRIET, President of the Host Society
WAYNE CAREW, Vice President, Friends of the Games
TYLER RICHARDSON, Vice President, Facilities
MARK LANIGAN, Vice President, Finance & Administration
DR. DAVID MACKENZIE, Vice President, Medical Services
CLARK BAGLOLE, Vice President, Athletes’ Village
KATHERINE KELLY, Vice President, Ceremonies, Protocol & Hospitality
DEBORAH MACMURDO, Vice President, Sport
EDWARD LAWLOR, Vice President, Information Technology
GABRIEL ARSENAULT, Vice President, Official Languages
HARVEY MACEWEN, Vice President, Services & Turnaround
BARB DUNPHY-GOTELL, Vice President, Media, Community Relations & Communications
MYRTLE JENKINS-SMITH, Vice President, Volunteer Services
ROBERT GRAY, Chair, Project Management Committee
JOHN MORRISON, Director of Sport and Recreation, Province of PEI
DAVID MACNEILL, CEO Operations
BRIAN MCFEELY, CEO Revenue Sources
EDNA FLOOD, CAO
MARTIN ROUTHIER, Observer, Government of Canada

Staff

DAVID MACNEILL, CEO-Operations
BRIAN MCFEELY, CEO-Revenue Sources
EDNA FLOOD, CAO
JOHN FRANCIS, Senior Manager (Special Projects; Facilities)
NICOLE PHILLIPS, Senior Manager (Media, Community Relations & Communications; Ceremonies, Protocol & Hospitality; Volunteers; Project Management)
MARYANN SMITH, Senior Manager (Sport; Medical Services; IT)
CLETUS DUNN, Senior Manager (Services & Turnaround; Athletes’ Village)
JERRY HYDE, Project Manager
ROBERT ARSENAULT, Facilities Coordinator
CHRIS BEAUVAIS, Friends of the Games Coordinator
PAUL M. SCHURMAN, Media, Community Relations & Communications Coordinator
STEVEN MYERS, Information Technology (IT) Coordinator
DAVID HENNESSEY, Ceremonies, Protocol & Hospitality Coordinator
DON ROBERTS, Medical Services Coordinator
BRUCE MACDONALD, Program & Accounting Coordinator
NOËLLA RICHARD, Official Languages Coordinator
JACOB MCINNIS, Volunteer Services Coordinator
BOB GRAY, Sport Coordinator
JOANNE LEBLANC, Administrative Assistant
JUDY RICHARD, Administrative Assistant