Board of Directors Directory

There are eleven municipalities in the watershed represented on a 17 member Board of Directors. Central Frontenac, Addington Highlands, Greater Madawaska, Tay Valley, Beckwith, Carleton Place (2 members), Drummond/North Elmsley, Lanark Highlands, Mississippi Mills (2 members) , North Frontenac, City of Ottawa (5 members).

The role of the Board of Directors is to  establish policies of the Authority, define programs and services  to achieve its mandate, determine and monitor annual expenditures, direct management, and advocate the work of MVCA in their community.

Click on the municipality to find the MVCA Representative.

2015 Committees

Finance & Administration

John Karau, Ex-officio
Duncan Abbott, Ex-officio
John Hall
Garry McEvoy
Alex Gillis
Brian Doucett
Eli El-Chantiry
Phil Sweetnam

Regulations Committee

John Karau, Ex-officio
Duncan Abbott, Ex-officio
Eli El-Chantiry
Phil Sweetnam
Alex Gillis
Gail Code
Mark Burnham
Kirby Thompson

Mill of Kintail Advisory Committee

Alex Gillis
Wayne Morrison
Darcy Moses
Lucy Carleton

Mississippi Valley Conservation Foundation

Paul Lehman
Mark Burnham
Louis Antonakos
Jim Beam
Michael Cleland

Policy & Priorities Committee

John Karau, Ex-officio
Duncan Abbott, Ex-officio
Bill MacDonald
Kirby Thompson
Gerry Martin
Mark Burnham
Gail Code
Marianne Wilkinson
Faye Campbell
Janet Mason
Jerry Flynn

Conservation Ontario

Mark Burhman
John Karau (Alternate)
Paul Lehman (2nd Alternate)

Office Building Committee

John Karau, Ex-officio
Duncan Abbott, Ex-officio
Gail Code
Phil Sweetnam
Mark Burnham
Cliff Craig
Paul Lehman