2021 Board Members & Committee Chairs

CREW Calgary is governed by a Board of Directors who set the strategic direction of the organization, implement and execute annual objectives, and ensure that our bylaws are being followed.

All Board members are volunteers and we are appreciative of their time and effort in making CREW Calgary a fantastic organization. Please drop us a line if you wish to contact any of the Board members.

2021 Board of Directors

  • President - Larissa Svekla
  • President Elect - Rhonda Holland, Chief Financial Officer - MasterBuilt Hotels
  • Past President -  Michelle Pink, Principal, Regional Leader, Property Tax (Western Canada) - Ryan LLC.
  • Treasurer - Anita Arora,  Vice President, Assets and Finance - Mancal Properties Inc.
  • Secretary -  Suzanne Clark, Senior Appraisal Advisor, Appraisal and Valuation Services, Government of Canada
  • Director - Krista Nauss, Director of Property Management- Riverpark Properties
  • Director - Alexandra Sciore, Assistant Leasing Manager - NorthWest Healthcare Properties REIT
  • Director - Christy Thompson, Senior Design Market Manager - Haworth
  • Director - Brittany Block, Senior Associate - Colliers
  • Director - Chantal Wing, Engineering Project Management Team Lead - Stantec
  • Director, Emerging Leader - Megan Russo, Interior Designer - Zeidler Architecture

CREW Calgary is managed by a number of Committees. Committees are always looking for volunteers and being involved with a committee is a great way to meet new people, give back to CREW and establish new skills. If you’re interested in volunteering or have any comments please email the respective committee chairs.

2021 Committee Chairs

  • Events Committee Co-Chair - Patricia Verburgt
  • Events Committee Co-Chair - Wenting Wu
  • Golf Committee Co-Chair - Amanda Blacktopp
  • Golf Committee Co-Chair - Kim Wiltse
  • Marketing Committee Co-Chair - Brittany D'Adamo
  • Marketing Committee Co-Chair - Lorena Garcia
  • Mentorship Committee Co-Chair - Laurae Spindler
  • Membership Committee Co-Chair - Catherine Grygar
  • Membership Committee Co-Chair - Kimberly Jensen
  • Sponsorship Committee Co-Chair - Michelle Le
  • Recognition Committee Co-Chair - Amie Blanchette
  • Recognition Committee Co-Chair - Jan Renz
  • Foundation Committee Co-Chair - Gillian Lawrence
  • Foundation Committee Co-Chair - Sue Paton 

Volunteering is a great way to meet new people, learn new skills and give back to your CREW community. If you are interested in volunteering on any of the above committees, please email the Chairs directly for more information or CREW Calgary.