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2016/17 Board of Directors

President: Victoria Wishart (Sherwood Park)
Vice President: Kate Peters (Edmonton)

Directors: Emma Piayda (Medicine Hat), Sarah Clark (Okotoks),Michael Frost (Edmonton), Shannon Nelson (Edmonton), Rhonda Stewart (Spruce Grove) and Erin Quiring (Airdrie)

For information on joining the CPF Alberta Board of Directors, please visit Nominations.


Michael Tryon
Executive Director
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Michael is your go-to man for all things CPF. Whatever it may be, Michael can provide you the guidance, support, or resource that you are looking for! He is a passionate French Immersion advocate by day and in his free time can be found volunteering for Edmonton Police Victim Services and is a Reserve Military Officer in the Canadian Forces.

Candas Resch
Finance Administrator
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Acting as CPF Alberta’s money manager, Candas keeps all our financial ducks in a row; she also provides guidance to chapters concerning financial issues. When Candas isn’t in the office, she can usually be found attending one of her grand kids sporting events or in the middle of another D.I.Y. project!

Susan Brims
Chapter Liaison Officer
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Based out of Calgary, Susan handles memberships and supports community-based CPF chapters. When she’s not working hard for CPF, she can be found volunteering for the Calgary Food Bank or wandering the greens at the Shaw Charity Classic.

Morgan Desjarlais
Branch Outreach Coordinator
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Morgan is the one you have to thank for the quality content on CPF Alberta’s social media pages; she also coordinates any special projects or programs put on by the Alberta branch. When not at her computer, she can be found volunteering at the Edmonton Humane Society or planning her upcoming wedding.

photo of the staff members