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shopping
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  • Budget Travel
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The Stratford Tourism Alliance is governed by a Board of Directors representing a broad section of private and public stakeholders interested in furthering the tourism economy in Stratford and Perth County.

Membership on the Stratford Tourism Alliance Board includes 11 voting seats appointed by the Board through an open call among members. A number of seats are also available for ex-officio non-voting members from the City of Stratford, the Ministry of Tourism and Perth County tourism.  

Representation from the following sectors as well as board skills are utilized in assessing balanced Board Composition. Terms are for 3 years with a maximum of 3 consecutive terms by one individual.  Balanced representation is sought from key sectors (with no more than 2 positions representing one sector) including:

  • Stratford Festival
  • Stratford and Area Bed and Breakfast (SABBA) 
  • Stratford Business Improvement Area (BIA) 
  • Culinary/Restaurant
  • Arts, Culture and Heritage
  • Retail
  • Producer
  • Events and Attractions
  • Citizens at Large 

Current Board of Directors

The following persons currently serve on the Stratford Tourism Alliance Board of Directors:

  • Conroy Schelhaas - Chair - Forest Motel and Woodland Retreat (Accommodation) 
  • Nigel Howard - Treasurer - Stratford Chef School (Culinary) 
  • Carrie Wreford - Vice Chair - Bradshaws & Kitchen Detail (Retail)
  • Sarah Hamza - Stratford Festival (Arts & Culture)
  • Murray Sanderson - Mornington Rose Bed and Breakfast - Stratford & Area Bed and Breakfast Association (SABBA)
  • Rob Wigan - Molly Bloom's Irish Pub - Stratford City Centre (Culinary)
  • Kristene Steed - Rheo Thompson Candies Ltd. (Producer)
  • Judy Matheson - Stratford Summer Music (Events and Attractions)
  • Lesley Spencer-Cooper (Member at Large)
  • Graham Bunting - Stratford City Council
  • Kathy Vassilakos - Stratford City Council

The following are ex-effio members of the Board:

  • Rob Horne - CAO, City of Stratford
  • Nancy Fallis - Ministry of Tourism, Culture and Sport 
  • Sarah Franklin - Perth County Tourism
  • Kristin Sainsbury, Executive Director, Stratford Tourism

 
 

“Stratford itself is the type of walkable wholesome town Rodgers and Hammerstein might write a musical about.”

- Amy Alipio, Associate Editor, National Geographic Traveler

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