Board of Directors

Board of Directors 2016-2017

  • Jon Beharry
  • Carol-Ann Betz
  • Rick Charity
  • Rob Code
  • Adrian Harding
  • Ian Hurlbut
  • Jeremy Marr
  • Jim Moon
  • Murray Short
  • Rachel Tomlinson
  • Luke Weiler
  • Rob Whitmore

Hillside is a charity with a governing Board of Directors that assesses the overall strategy and direction of the organization.  Our staff, 21 committees, 94 coordinators and 1300 volunteers handle all aspects of operations. The board meets once a month and at other times of the year depending on need.  Anyone is welcome to attend these meetings, which start at 6:30pm at the Hillside house at 341 Woolwich Street in Guelph.  Board Meeting dates for the 2016-17 year are as follows: 

September 21, 2016

October 19, 2016

November 16, 2016

November 23, 2016 AGM starts at 7:30pm

December 7, 2016 Governance training

December 21, 2016

January 18, 2017

February 15, 2017

March 22, 2017

April 19, 2017

May 17, 2017

June 21, 2017

July 19, 2017

August 16, 2017

If you wish to contact the Board about anything strategic or big-picture, just write to [email protected]  If you would like to discuss anything related to operations and planning, please write to [email protected] and we will get your query before the right staff person.  If you would like to speak to someone about committees, please write to Cate McParland, our Volunteer Program Manager, at [email protected].  You can also reach us by phone at 519-763-6396 from 10am-5pm Monday to Friday.

Founding Members

  • Dorethea Bienzle
  • Bryan Grayson
  • Dy Mass
  • Barry Randall
  • John Timmins
  • Jude Vadala