Board of Directors

Peter Bailey

Peter Bailey

Chair, Alberta Representative

Peter Bailey is the President of the Library Association of Alberta and Director of the St. Albert Public Library.

Paul Takala

Paul Takala

Vice Chair, CULC Representative

Paul Takala is the Chief Librarian and CEO of the Hamilton Public Library and Past President of OLITA.

Shelagh Paterson

Shelagh Paterson

Treasurer, Ontario Representative

Shelagh Paterson is the Treasurer for CFLA-FCAB and the Executive Director of the Ontario Library Association.

Alix-Rae Stefanko

Alix-Rae Stefanko

Secretary, Prairie Representative

Alix-Rae Stefanko represents the prairie provinces on the CFLA-FCAB Board of Directors and is the President of the Manitoba Library Association. She is a Youth Services Librarian at Winnipeg Public Library.

Donna Bourne-Tyson

Donna Bourne-Tyson

CARL-ABRC Representative

Donna Bourne-Tyson represents the Canadian Association of Research Libraries (Canadian Association of Research Libraries/Association des bibliothèques de recherche du Canada) and is a University Librarian at Dalhousie University.

Robin Canuel

Robin Canuel

Québec Representative

Robin Canuel is a Past President of the L’Association des bibliothécaires du Québec – Quebec Library Association (ABQLA), and a current member of ABQLA’s Board of Directors, as well as the Head Librarian of the Humanities and Social Sciences Library at McGill University.

Camille Callison

Camille Callison

Indigenous (First Nations, Métis, and Inuit) Representative

Camille Callison is the Past President of the Manitoba Library Association and serves as a member-at-large on the CFLA-FCAB Board representing Indigenous peoples. She is the Indigenous Services Librarian and Liaison Librarian for Anthropology, Native Studies and Social Work at the University of Manitoba.

Carole Laguë

Carole Laguë

Francophone Representative

Carole Laguë is the Chef de division, Bibliothèque municipale de Gatineau and a member of the Board of Directors of l’Association des bibliothèques publiques du Québec.

John Mutford

John Mutford

Territorial Representative

Kathryn Rose

Kathryn Rose

Atlantic Canada Representative

Daphne Wood

Daphne Wood

B.C. Representative

Daphne Wood represents BC as the President of the British Columbia Library Association. She is the Director of Communications and Development at the Greater Victoria Public Library.

Executive

Katherine McColgan

Katherine McColgan

Executive Director

Katherine McColgan is the Executive Director at CFLA-FCAB and has over 19 years of Canadian library association experience.