Speaker Date Topic
Classification - George Dangerfield Feb 28, 2018
Classification - Johanna Shaw Mar 07, 2018
Zach Hofer - "Zach makes Tracks" Mar 14, 2018
Youth Mental Health

Learn how one boy and his family pulled together and the entire community to raise awareness and funds for youth mental health.  13 year old Zach had a dream - he was presistent enough to make it happen.  With the help of incredible sponsors and community members, Zach pushed past his own barriers to raise awareness and a whole lot of funds for youth mental health, all while inspiring our youth to find their OWN voices.

Barrie Surface Water Treatment Plant Mar 21, 2018
Offsite Tour with John Thompson from the City

The Surface Water Treatment Plant (SWTP) began supplying water to Barrie in 2011. Surface water is drawn from Lake Simcoe (Kempenfelt Bay) through a pipe nearly 1km  from shore and 26m deep. Water is pumped to a low-lift pumping station close to the shoreline, then up to the SWTP at 20 Royal Parkside Drive.

Leah Bergstrome -Indigenous Patient Navigator RVH Mar 28, 2018
John Currie - OLPC's Program Apr 11, 2018
Alexa Labrecque - Classification Apr 18, 2018
MADD / Barrie Simcoe - Bev Hostyn Apr 25, 2018

Bev is a retired teacher and has been with MADD since June of 2009.  Currently Bev is the Director of Public Relations for the Barrie/Simcoe chapter.  Her granddaughter was killed due to Impaired Driving in September of 2008.  Bev has also volunteered with the Christmas Cheer drive for nearly 20 years and has held other board positions mostly in education.  

MADD / Barrie Simcoe - Bev Hostyn Apr 25, 2018
CEO YMCA - Rob Armstrong May 09, 2018
New Gen - Roteract, Interact May 16, 2018
Ken Dumond May 30, 2018
Six Seconds

Ken Dumond is the VP of Genumark Promotional Merchandise Inc., one of the largest Promotional Products Distributors of Canada.  

36 year sales career with the last 26 years in the Promotional Products Industry.  Consistently selling over $1MM in promo products for each of the last 20 years in Canada.

Aside from this, a steady volunteer on many committees and boards for over 25 years, always striving to give back to the community of Barrie.  He was an 11 year member of the Board of Directors for Big Brothers Big Sisters of Barrie, left as outgoing President of the Board.

Eastview Secondary School - Curling teams head coach, with three trips to OFSAA with his teams, including a GOLD medal win for the girls in 2017 and 3 trips to GORE Provincial Championships with his teams.

Craig Busch - The Sandbox Jun 06, 2018
Internal Committee Jun 13, 2018
Club Assembly Jun 20, 2018
President's Changeover Jun 27, 2018
Ronda MacPherson - Classification Speech Jul 11, 2018
Whitney Young - Rooted Approach to Health Aug 01, 2018