Communications Committee

Responsible for all internal and external communications, the 17-member Communications Committee meets regularly to discuss promotion, press releases, special events, and fundraising. Committee is also responsible for administering the Community Environmental Grant Program, offering $300 grants to Events within the SNC jurisdiction.

2018 Committee

Front Row, Left to Right:  Murray Inch, Public; Karen Switzer-Howse, Public; Fran Patenaude, Public; Byron Vienneau, Public; Peggy Taylor, SNC Board Member

Back Row, Left to Right:  Bill Smirle, SNC Vice Chair; Gary Barton, Mayor, Champlain; Lawrence Levere, Committee Chair; Tim Jackson, Public; Tom Van Dusen, Van Dusen Communications; Cindy Saucier, Councillor, Russell; Doug Thompson, SNC Past Chair

Missing from Photo:  Gerry Boyce, Deputy Mayor, North Dundas; Floyd Dingwall, Past Board Member; Fernand Dicaire, SNC Chair

Communication Committee Members 

Lawrence Levere, Committee Chair

Gary Barton, Mayor, Champlain

Gerry Boyce, Deputy Mayor, North Dundas

Floyd Dingwall, Past Board Member

Murray Inch, Public Citizen

Tim Jackson, Public Citizen

Fran Patenaude, Public Citizen

Cindy Saucier, Councillor, Russell

Karen Switzer-Howse, Public Citizen

Peggy Taylor, Deputy Mayor, Edwardsburgh-Cardinal

Tom Van Dusen, Van Dusen Communications

Byron Vienneau, Public Citizen

Fern Dicaire, Chair, SNC Board of Directors, ex-officio

Bill Smirle, Vice Chair, SNC Board of Directors, ex-officio

Doug Thompson, Past Chair, SNC Board of Directors, ex-officio

Staff LiaisonJohn Mesman, Team Lead


2018 Meeting Schedule

2018 Communications Agenda Minutes
February 7th 2018 02 CMN Agenda 2018 02 CMN Minutes
  2018 02 CMN Supp  
  2018 02 CMN PPT  
March 1st:  Annual Joint Steering Committee Meetings
1 - 3 pm 2018 03 JSC Agenda 2018 03 JSC Minutes
3 - 5 pm 2018 03 CMN Agenda 2018 03 CMN Minutes
  2018 03 CMN PPT  
May 2nd 2018 05 CMN Agenda 2018 05 CMN Minutes
  2018 05 CMN Supp  
  2018 05 CMN PPT  
July 11th 2018 07 CMN Agenda 2018 07 CMN Minutes
  2018 07 CMN Supp  
  2018 07 CMN PPT  
September 5th 2018 09 CMN Agenda 2018 09 CMN Minutes
  2018 09 CMN Supp  
  2018 09 CMN PPT  
November 7th 2018 11 CMN Agenda 2018 11 CMN Minutes
  2018 11 CMN Supp  
  2018 11 CMN PPT  


Communications Committee Minutes Archives

2016 Minutes

2017 Minutes