Board of Directors, Coaches & Committees

Board of Directors

Role:

Name/Term:

Responsibilities:

President:

Kevin Nyman
Year Begins: Jan 2018
Term Expires: Dec 2019

The club president is responsible for appointing and overseeing the coaches, leading board meetings and general club meetings, serve on the safety committee and enforcing boathouse rules and regulations. They also act as the public face of the club, interfacing with the media and the public, as well as being the primary contact for the club in an emergency situation. The president has account/Cheque signing authority and is an administrator for the LRC club membership on the RCA website. The President works with a General Director to coordinate the annual “Regatta Day”.

Vice-President:

Sue Whitehead
Year Begins: Jan 2018
Term Expires: Dec 2019

The vice president performs the duties of the president in the absence of the president. They act as the secondary contact for the club in emergency situations. The vice president is also responsible working with the committee heads to ensure that the committees are performing their duties and the board receives a monthly update from each committee head. The Vice President works with a General Director to coordinate the annual “Come Try It Day”.

Secretary:

Sandy Kenney
Year Begins: Jan 2019
Term Expires: Dec 2020

The secretary is responsible for communicating with members about club-wide events, schedules, and meetings. The secretary also takes minutes during all board, special, and general club meetings, and ensures that club mail is collected and distributed to the correct person. They also are responsible for amending the club handbook and informing members of updates. The secretary is the back-up point of contact for the club. They also monitor the club’s general email account and responds if the membership secretary is unavailable to do so. The secretary serves as an administrator for the LRC club membership on the RCA website. This position currently maintains the club website and Facebook accounts.

Treasurer:

Marie Laurie
Year Begins: Jan 2018
Term Expires: Dec 2019

The treasurer is responsible for the club's monthly and annual budget and for keeping the board informed of the current budget status. They are also responsible for processing membership dues and other fees, reimbursing for club expenses, filing taxes, and making sure the club's bills get paid. The treasurer has bank account and Cheque signing authority.

Membership Secretary:

Peter Redfern
Year Begins: Jan 2018
Term Expires: Dec 2019

The club membership secretary is responsible for being the first point of contact for the club, as well as coordinating club memberships for all new and returning members. They monitor the club's general email account and respond to or forward emails and phone calls to the appropriate coach, board member or committee head. They are responsible for managing the club's membership database. The membership secretary is the primary RCA single point of contact and serves as the primary administrator for the LRC club membership on the RCA website. The membership secretary has bank account deposit and Cheque signing authority.

General Director:

Colleen Romance
Year Begins: Jan 2018
Term Expires: Dec 2019

Maintains the master schedule for the coach boat drivers, boat house captains and maintains first aid kits. Works with the Vice President to coordinate the annual “Come Try It Day”.

General Director:

Dean Gibson
Year Begins: Jan 2019
Term Expires: Dec 2020

Leads the safety committee. Works with the President to coordinate the annual “Regatta Day”.




Coaching Team

Head Coach Assistant Coach Assistant Coach Assistant Coach
Kevin Nyman Leslie Dufour Sandy Kenney Peter Redfern


Safety Committee

This committee is responsible for making sure that the club is operating safely. The committee works with the coaching staff, rowers, and volunteers to make sure that the proper safety equipment and supplies are available and accessible. They also make sure that club safety standards are enforced. They develop and maintain safety boat training protocol, club Emergency Action Plans (EAP’s) and other safety documentation and standards.


Lead Member Member Member
Dean Gibson Kevin Nyman Colleen Romance Peter Redfern


Fundraising Committee

This committee organizes the club's fundraising and social events, including the end of season Awards Banquet and Fundraiser.


Lead Member Member Member Member
Veronica Friesen Sue Whitehead Sandy Kenney Marie Laurie Colleen Romance




Equipment/Boathouse Committee

This committee is responsible for keeping the club's equipment (including racing shells, oars, ergs, safety boats, etc) and boathouse in good working order. The committee also organizes and leads club work days, communicates with the club about general boathouse maintenance, arranges for any equipment repair, and makes sure that the boathouse is stocked with parts for repairs.


Lead Member's
Peter Redfern TBD


LASALLE ROWING CLUB

Address : 1 Laurier Drive, LaSalle, ON N9J 3L4

E-mail :info@lasallerowing.ca

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