Board of Directors

Bob Bjerke, President
Margot Aldrich, Vice President
Bill Lord, Secretary
John Miller, Treasurer
Lisa Hames
Jennifer King
Rachel Matthews
Barbara Webber
Kate Therien
Émilie Paré

Student representatives:
Cameron Yetman
Alzena Ilie
Riel Bjerke-Clarke

Artistic Advisory Board

Mark Adam, percussionist, Acadia University faculty
Peter Allen, pianist, Dalhousie University faculty
Kinan Azmeh, clarinetist, composer
Bernhard Gueller, SNS Music Director, Johannesburg Philharmonic
Shirley Gueller, music publicist, writer, editor
Martin MacDonald, conductor, past SNS Resident Conductor
Kevork Mourad, visual artist
Bill Parker, retired VP External Affairs, Acadia University
Ifan Williams, cellist, former Director of the Maritime Conservatory of Performing Arts
Yvonne DeRoller, SNS violist, past NSYO Managing Director

Staff

Dinuk Wijeratne, Music Director and Conductor
dinuk@novascotiayouthorchestra.com

Linda Bull, General Manager
linda@novascotiayouthorchestra.com

Mimisu Lee, Executive Assistant (Apprentice)
mimisu@novascotiayouthorchestra.com

Amy O’Neill, Personnel Manager
amy@novascotiayouthorchestra.com

Alzena Ilie, Music Librarian
alzena@novascotiayouthorchestra.com

Kyrie Robinson, Production Manager
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