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Board of Directors

Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Annapolis Valley board members are key volunteers in ensuring the sustainability and success of the agency.  Members provide oversight, governance and assistance with special events.  Board members also share responsibility for soliciting donors, sponsors, and other financial support for the organization.

The agency board meets the 3rd Tuesday of each month.  To attend a meeting please contact the office.

To contact the Board of Directors:

by email:  bigbrothersbigsisters.ca

by phone: 902 678 8641 Option 5

Name Position Role in the Community 

Laura Toole


Social Worker, Valley Regional Hospital

Andy Woolaver Vice-Chair

Commercial Banking, Scotiabank

VACANT Vice-Chair


VACANT Treasurer
VACANT Secretary  
James Bagshaw Director

Materiel Control Officer, Canadian Forces

Wanda Winkelman Director

Customer Relations Coordinator, TD Canada Trust

Lyle Crosby Director

Shop Manager, Schofield Auto

Charmaine Schofield Director

Nurse, Retired

Stephen Healy

Director Acadia University

Rhea Farris

Director Social Worker
Sharon Brake Director CCA
 Shelly Phillips   Past Chair  Account Executive, The Chronicle Herald

 If you are interested in volunteering to be a Board member with our agency, please send your resume to us.

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