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DCBA Board of Directors

Destination Cape Breton Association is governed by a volunteer Board of Directors comprised of key partners, municipal representatives, cultural representatives, and industry.

Board Members

Bruce Morrison – Chair
Warden, Municipality of Victoria County

Rodney Chaisson – Vice Chair
Director, Baile nan Gàidheal | Highland Village

Marie Walsh – Treasurer
Chief Administrative Officer, Cape Breton Regional Municipality

Graham Hudson – Secretary

Brenda Chisholm-Beaton
Mayor, Town of Port Hawkesbury

Lisa Boudreau
Owner, La Goélette à Pépé Café
Representative, Municipality of Richmond County

Lisette Bourgeois
Directrice générale, La Société Saint-Pierre

Donna MacDonald
Director of Recreation and Tourism, Municipality of Inverness County

Tracey Menge
Manager of Economic Development, Eskasoni First Nation

Dr. Richard MacKinnon
Vice-President, Academic, Cape Breton University

Blair Pardy
Cape Breton Field Unit Superintendent, Parks Canada

Bernadette MacNeil

Tom Plumridge – Observer
Director, Communities and Inclusive Growth, Atlantic Canada Opportunities Agency

Board Meetings 2019

February 20 – Sydney

April 24 – Port Hawkesbury

June 19 – Whycocomagh

August 21 – Iona

October 23 – Arichat

December 13 – Membertou

* Dates and locations are subject to change.