Board & Advisors

2020-21 Board of Directors

The Board of Directors governs RTO8, setting the strategy and overseeing organizational development. Board members are industry experts and leaders.

Diana Little – Finance Chair, Finance Committee Member | 2017-2020
Accounts Payable Clerk Dnaagdawenmag Binnoojiiyag Child Care & Family Services

Colleen Collins – Finance Committee Member | 2017 – 2020
Executive Director, Lindsay & District Chamber of Commerce

Bryan Buchanan, Finance Committee Member |2018-2021
General Manager, Great Canadian Gaming Shorelines Casino

Montana DesJardins| 2018-2021
CEO, The Market & Smor

Penni Holdham | 2019 – 2022
President, The Display Connection Inc.

Margaret Appleby | 2019-2022
Chair of the Codrington Farmers’ Market

Mindy Knott | 2020-2023
Tourism & Economic Development Officer, Curve Lake First Nation

2020-21 DMO Representatives

Laurie McCarthy
Tourism Development Officer, Kawartha Lakes Tourism
705.324.9411 Ext. 1233

Tracie Bertrand
Director of Tourism, Peterborough & the Kawarthas Tourism
705.743.0777 x. 2129

Eileen Lum
Manager of Tourism, Northumberland Tourism
905.372.3329 Ext. 6237

Beverly Cameron
Regional Development Advisor-Tourism. Regional and Corporate Services Division. Ministry of Heritage, Sport, Tourism and Culture Industries