Board of Directors

Photo of Staff and Board 2018/2019 (left to right): Pamela Fulford, Kathryn Enders, Peter Peeters, Bernard Pope, Megan Mills, Suzanne Lawrence, Frank Shaw, Spencer McDonald.

Board of Directors 2020/2021:


Bernard Pope, Chair, Chair of the Policy and Education Committee 

Bernard is the Executive Director of Ontario Farmland Preservation, and the former Vice President of the Simcoe County Federation of Agriculture.

Margaret Walton, Vice Chair
Margaret is a partner and senior planner at PLANSCAPE.
Peter Peeters, Vice Chair

Peter is a beef farmer and Director on the Board of the Christian Farmers Federation of Ontario.

Megan Mills, Secretary, Chair of the Land Committee, Chair of the Governance Sub-Committee

Megan is a lawyer based in Guelph, Ontario.

Bethanee Jensen, Treasurer, Chair of the Fundraising Committee

Bethanee is a sheep farmer and a Director on the Board of the Christian Farmers Federation of Ontario.

Suzanne Lawrence, Co-Chair of the Fundraising Committee

Suzanne is a real estate agent with Royal LePage.


 Mark Reusser

Mark is a turkey farmer in Waterloo Region and Vice President of the Ontario Federation of Agriculture.

Spencer McDonald

Spencer is a land use planner for the Upper Thames River Conservation Authority.

Matthew Colley

Matthew is a planner at the Region of Waterloo.


Collette Aeschlimann

Collette is a Sales Representative with Royal LePage Royal City Realty, Brokerage.