Our Team

Staff

SAM is run by a small group of part-time staff. 

Our staff keep the SAM office operating while also working to offer administrative, bookkeeping, and communications support to our clients. 

Bruce Klinger, Director of Internal Operations
Erin Taylor, Administration and Communications Coordinator
Cat MacKeigan, Director of External Relations
Karen Waterfield
Karen Waterfield, Bookkeeper

Board of Directors

SAM is governed by a volunteer board of directors – each of whom is committed to our organizational mission, mandate, and vision.

Our board members are all dedicated professionals with direct ties to the arts and arts organizations.

If you’re interested in board or committee opportunities with SAM, get in touch with our staff.

Officers

Martine Durier-Copp
Martine Durier-Copp - Chair
Sam Bennett - Vice-Chair
Michael Sutherland
Mike Sutherland - Secretary/Treasurer

Directors

Jacinte Armstrong
Holly Arsenault
Pamela Grundy
Kathryn MacLellan

Past Board Members

Norman Adams
Norman Adams
Rose Allen
Rose Allen
Sobaz Benjamin
Sobaz Benjamin
Skana Gee
Skana Gee
JD MacCulloch
Nancy Morgan
Nancy Morgan