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Brent Collingwood, Executive Director

Brent is responsible for executing the Business Plan as approved by the Board and managing the day-to-day operations of the RVA. Brent is an avid runner and enjoys nature photography.

Phone: 587-401-3355 ext. 7 


Kristine Archibald, Finance Manager

Kristine’s role encompasses a wide variety of duties from accounting to legal work to payroll. She is currently studying holistic nutrition and reflexology and is an avid DIY’er.

Phone: 587-401-3355 ext. 3


Connie Smart, Marketing & Communications Manager 

Connie shares the RVA’s message by leading the organization’s Marketing and Communications strategy and programs. She is a long distance runner who loves being outside in nature.

Phone: 587-401-3355 ext. 8 


Jennifer Ward, Administrative Coordinator

Jennifer provides support to the RVA Board and committees, while managing the office operations. She is a long distance runner and enjoys doing arts and crafts in her spare time. 

Phone: 587-401-3355 ext. 1