Curling Canada Operational Staff and Support Team

Listed below are Curling Canada National Staff Members located at the Curling Canada Head Office in Ottawa, Ontario, as well as a list of various Curling Canada Support Services for the organization.

Curling Canada
National Head Office

1660 Vimont Court
Orleans, Ontario K4A4J4
(613) 834-2076 (local)
(800) 550-2875 (toll-free)
(613) 834-0716 (fax)

National Office Staff

Katherine Henderson
Chief Executive Officer
(613) 834-2076 x125
Bill Merklinger
Executive Director,
Corporate Services
(613) 834-2076 x126
Karen Ryan
Executive Assistant
Ottawa, ON
(613) 834-2076 x111
JoAnne Viau
Coordinator, Financial
Ottawa, ON
(613) 834-2076 x118
Al Cameron
Director, Communications
and Media Relations
(403) 463-5500
Stephanie Carbonette
Ottawa, ON
(613) 834-2076 x128
Gerry Peckham
Director, High Performance
Ottawa, ON
(613) 834-2076 x113
Louise Delorme
Coordinator, National Athlete
Services & Coaching
Ottawa, ON
(613) 834-2076 x112
Danny Lamoureux
Director, Championship
Services and Curling
Club Development
Ottawa, ON
(613) 834-2076 x116
Justin Perry
Director, Information Services
and Technology
(613) 834-2076 x152
Rachel Delaney
Coordinator, Development
and Championship
Ottawa, ON
(613) 834-2076 x151
Louise Sauvé
Administrative Assistant
Ottawa, ON
(613) 834-2076 x 157
Gord McNabb
General Manager
Event Operations
(613) 834-2076 x 201
Jacob Ewing
Web Application Developer
(613) 834-2076 x 153
Robyn Mattie
Manager, Curling Club
(613) 834-2076 x158
Brodie Bazinet
Foundation Manager
(613) 834-2076 x127
Casey Ohman
Financial Coordinator
(613) 834-2076 ext.129
Helen Radford
Manager, Program Development
Youth Feeder System
(902) 497-6655

Support Services

Jean Mills
Writer/Editor, Web Content
(519) 993-4114
Danielle Inglis
Coordinator, Social Media & Web Content
(647) 523-1264
Brian Chick
Multimedia Consultant
(416) 662-3833


National Marketing and Sponsorship
Canadian Sponsorship Group
284 King Street West, Suite 502, Toronto, Ontario M5V 1J2
David Beesley
Director, National Sales and Marketing
(416) 593-0351 ext. 509
Catharine Dunlop
Manager, National Sales and Marketing
(416) 593-0351 ext. 508
Marylou Morris
Manager, National Sponsorship Fulfillment
(416) 593-0351 ext. 503


Local Sponsorship
Bokat Marketing
801-177 Lombard Avenue, Winnipeg, Manitoba R3B 0W5
Cathy Bowman
Manager, Local Sponsorship Sales
(204) 795-1963
Kathryn Larsen
Event Sponsorship Sales
(204) 948-0812
Melissa Kerr
Local Sponsorship Assistant
(204) 948-0814


Entertainment and Production
Roger Powell
Manager, Entertainment and Production
#6 Cleverdon Boulevard, Box #514, Mount Albert, Ontario L0G 1M0
(905) 473-7271 (tel)
(416) 806-5604 (mobile)


Event Managers and On-Site Staff
2017 Road to the Roar Pre-Trials (Summerside, P.E.I.)
Danny Lamoureux Event Manager
2017 Tim Hortons Roar of the Rings (Ottawa, Ont.)
Gord McNabb Event Manager
Jennifer McCandie Event Manager Trainee
Dixie Lorentz Sponsorship Fulfillment
2017 World Financial Group Continental Cup (London, Ont.)
Gord McNabb Event Manager
Jennifer McCandie Event Manager Trainee
Dixie Lorentz Sponsorship Fulfillment
2018 Scotties Tournament of Hearts (Penticton, B.C.)
Neil Houston Event Manager
Dixie Lorentz Sponsorship Fulfillment
2018 Tim Hortons Brier (Regina, Sask.)
Rob Dewhirst Event Manager
Marcy Hrechkosy Marketing/Office Coordinator
Dixie Lorentz Sponsorship Fulfillment
2018 Ford World Women’s Curling Championship (North Bay, Ont.)
Terry Morris Event Manager
Dixie Lorentz Sponsorship Fulfillment
Amanda MacKenzie Marketing/Office Coordinator
Event Operations
Andy Henry Manager, Event Marketing
Robin Henry Manager, Merchandising
Ken Lauzon Manager, Food and Beverage
Dave Komosky Editor, Event Daily Publications
Laurie Payne Editor, Extra End Magazines
Michael Burns Coordinator, Photography
Andrew Klaver Coordinator, Photography, Scotties Tournament of Hearts
Jeff Timson Coordinator, Media
Robin Wilson Coordinator, Media
Stuart Brown Event Master of Ceremonies
Jim Jerome Event Master of Ceremonies


High Performance Coaching Services
Paul Webster National Development Coach
Rick Lang National Coach – Men
Elaine Dagg-Jackson National Coach – Women
Jeff Stoughton National Coach – Mixed Doubles
Melissa Soligo National Coach – Mixed
Bill Tschirhart National Coach – Seniors
Brian Chick National Junior Coach – Men
Melissa Soligo National Junior Coach – Women
Wayne Kiel National Coach – Wheelchair
Wendy Morgan National Program Coordinator – Wheelchair
Jim Waite National Coach – CIS Men
Garry Coderre National Coach – CIS Women
Rob Krepps Head Coach – National Training Centre
Helen Radford National Team Program Consultant
Renee Sonnenberg National Team Program Consultant
Jennifer Ferris NCCP Transition Consultant
Kyle Paquette National Mental Performance Consultant
Kyle Turcotte National Team Program Fitness Consultant
Jorie Janzen National Nutrition Consultant
Nolan Thiessen Athlete Liaison Officer