Board & Committees

Techsploration is governed by a volunteer Board of Directors which includes:


Sherry Donovan – Vice President AyA / Wacky’s Millwork Division; Senior Director, Human Resources, Creative Flooring Solutions

Dale Crawford – Director, Partnership and Innovation
Nova Scotia Apprenticeship Agency

Tracy Smith – Partner
Boyneclarke LLP

Adam Bird, CPA – VP Finance and Administration
ReelData A.I



Kathleen Allen – Principal, Ivany Campus

Teri Brown, OCtd – Intelligence Officer
Canadian Armed Forces

Heather Cruickshanks – Owner
L.E. Cruickshanks Sheet Metal Limited

Dr. Mita Dasog – Faculty of Chemistry
Dalhousie University

Akira Evans – Site Facilitator, Women Unlimited

Donald Hill – Career Pathways Consultant
Nova Scotia Department of Education and Early Childhood Development

Rebecca Isowa – Associate Dean, Electrical, Transportation & Innovation
Marshall School of Skilled Trades & Apprenticeship
Mohawk College

Ardena Paul – Architectural Engineering Technician
Fathom Studio
Techsploration Alumna

Michel Raymond – Division Vice President, Nova Scotia
Canadian Manufacturers & Exporters

Ann Sylliboy – Post Secondary Consultant
Mi’kmaw Kina’matnewey


Techsploration also gathers support and guidance through its volunteer committees. Interested in volunteering on a committee? Please contact us.



Governance Committee

Audit and Finance Committee

Program Advisory Committee

Marketing and Communications Committee

Fund Development Committee

Scholarship Committee (ad hoc)