Our Team

Thank you to all who contribute to Ontario Contact. It takes creativity and commitment to bring all the pieces together and without the support of the staff and volunteers at each of our facilities, the conference would not be possible.

Ontario Presents

Board of Directors

President: Ronnie Brown, Coordinator of Marketing, Development & Programming, Oakville Centre for the Performing Arts 

Vice President: Sam Varteniuk, General Manager, The Registry Theatre, Kitchener

Treasurer: Glenn Brown, Theatre Manager, Sanderson Centre for the Performing Arts, Brantford 

Corporate Secretary: Alyson Martin, Co-President, Sioux-Hudson Entertainment Series

Past President: Jayson Duggan, Performing Arts Manager, Cultural Services, City of Kingston


Cynthia Lickers-Sage, General Manager, Kaha:wi Dance Theatre

Natalie Lue, Chief Executive Officer, Living Arts Centre, Mississauga

Krista Storey, Manager of Arts & Culture, Town of Gravenhurst


Warren Garrett - Executive Director

Judy Harquail - Program Manager

Cheryl Ewing - Event Manager

Ceilidh Wood - Touring and Presenting Network Coordinator

Natalie Dewan - Member Services & Communications Coordinator


Ontario Contact

2018 Committee

Chair: Steve Solski, Executive Director, FirstOntario Performing Arts Centre


Cheryl Ewing - Event Manager, Ontario Contact

Sara Palmieri - Program and Marketing Manager, FirstOntario Performing Arts Centre

Annie Wilson - Program Supervisor, FirstOntario Performing Arts Centre

Ronnie Brown - President, Ontario Presents

Dan Wood - Production Manager, Ontario Contact

Natalie Dewan - Membership and Communications Coordinator, Ontario Presents


Cheryl Ewing - Event Manager

Dan Wood - Production Manager

Natalie Dewan - Advertising, Sponsorship & Communications

Eoin Ó Catháin - Volunteer