Board of Directors

Except where noted, the members of the Board of Directors and the various committees are all volunteers. They have made a conscious decision to support the growth and development of all the shooting sports in Canada.

Contact the National Office to contact any of these individuals.

Executive Committee

Sandra Honour - President                                      

Michel Poitras - V/P Domestic and Operations                           

Melissa Deneka - V/P High Performance

Wynn Payne - V/P Administration

Guillaume Pare - V/P Rifle Section

Vacant - V/P Pistol Section

Susan Nattrass - V/P Shotgun Section

Shari Akow - V/P Provincial/Territorial

Allan Harding - V/P Provincial/Territorial

Sharon Bowes - Athletes Representative                   

Board of Directors, Section Chairs

Vacant - Pistol

Guillaume Pare - Rifle

Susan Nattrass - Shotgun

Board Members at Large

Sandra Honour - 2021
Michel Poitras - 2021
James Kochanoff - 2020
Lisa Deneka - 2020
Gale Stewart - 2020


Provincial & Territorial Appointees

Newfoundland & Labrador - Vacant

Prince Edward Island - Vacant

Nova Scotia - Ray Fisher

New Brunswick - Vacant

Québec - Michel Poitras

Ontario - Shari Akow

Manitoba - David Mosscrop

Saskatchewan - Elton Dutka

Alberta - Wynn Payne

British Columbia - Allan Harding

Northwest Territories - Vacant

Yukon - Vacant


Committee Chairpersons/Liaison to Executive Committee

Coaching Committee - Chantel Spicer (Chair)

National Officials Development Committee - Dale Caswell (Chair & Trap), Steven Spinney (Rifle), Vacant (Skeet), Harvey Lavigne (Pistol), Shari Akow

Commonwealth Games - Susan Verdier

Awards & Merits - Susan Nattrass

Canadian Olympic Committee Designates - Susan Verdier

High Performance Committee - Melissa Deneka (Chair, Vice President High Performance), Florin Marinache (Trap), Don Kwasnycia (Skeet), Gale Stewart (NAST/AWAD), Lisa Borgerson (Pistol), Dave Woolridge (Rifle), Richard Lanning (Junior), Sharon Bowes (Athlete Rep), Mark Hynes (Alt. Athlete Rep), Joey Hutton (High Performance Assistant)


Susan Verdier - Technical Director: (Job Description here)
Connor Deneka - Domestic Programs Coordinator: (Job Description here)
Joey Hutton - Administrator and High Performance Assistant: (Job Description here)