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Board of Staff

The McMichael Canadian Art Collection's Board of Trustees and the McMichael Canadian Art Foundation are both governed by members who bring a wide range of skills and experience to the McMichael.

McMichael Board of Trustees

Ex officio Member

Victoria Dickenson, Executive Director and CEO


Meegan Guest
Jane Knop
Fleur Leslie

Guests, Other
Rebecca Couch,
Assistant to the Director/Board Secretary
Christopher Henley, Foundation Chair
Mary Hookey,
Volunteer Committee Chair

McMichael Canadian Art Foundation Board


Christopher M. Henley, Chair
Victoria Dickenson, President
David Melo, Treasurer
Upkar Arora, Chair, McMichael Collection Board of Trustees
Jordan Beallor
Isabella Bertani
Mark Bursey
Doris Chan
Susan Hodkinson
Iain MacInnes
Doug McDonald


McMichael Honorary Council

Harry Angus
John Bankes
H. Michael Burns
Jamie Cameron
Robert C. Dowsett
Jan Dymond
Dr. Esther Farlinger, O.Ont
George Fierheller, C.M.
Hon. Judge Joyce Frustaglio
Joan Goldfarb, O.Ont
Patrick Gossage
David Grace
Rev. Edward J.R. Jackman
The Hon. Henry N.R. Jackman, O.Ont, O.C.
Michael W. Johnston
Joseph B. Mcarthur
Sam Sarick
Noreen Taylor
Anthony Webb
Wenda Yenson


McMichael Senior Staff

Victoria Dickenson, Executive Director and CEO
Cindy Ball, Director, Development & Donor Relations/Vice President, McMichael Canadian Art Foundation
Susan Benton, Director, Marketing & Visitor Experience
Mary Benvenuto, Director, Finance & Operations
Sarah Stanners,  Director, Curatorial & Collections

The McMichael Canadian Art Collection is an agency of her Majesty, an operational enterprise agency of the Government of Ontario. The governing legislation is the McMichael Canadian Art Collection Act, R.S.O. 1990, C.M. 4 as amended from time to time. The affairs of the corporation are under the control of the Board of Trustees appointed according to the Act. The Board reports to the legislature through the Ministry of Tourism, Culture and Sport.

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