Board of Directors

Board Members 2019-2020


Danielle Gibbie – Operation Eyesight Universal


Thomas Coldwell – Mennonite Central Committee Alberta


Fredda Cherlet – Nafasi Opportunity Society


Ana Hoepfner – Center for Affordable Water and Sanitation Technology (CAWST)


Bill Howe – Edmonton Public School Board



Bashir Ahmed – SCERDO

Jamie Charlebois – University of Calgary International

Nina Delling – United Nations Association in Canada (Edmonton)

Chris Enns – Bow Valley College International

Wendy Fehr – CAUSE Canada

Monica Nino – Development and Peace, Caritas Canada

Flora Trebi-Ollennu – TKOFCD



Executive Director

Leah Ettarh – ACGC Executive Director (Acting)


About the ACGC Board

ACGC is governed by an elected Board of Directors comprised of not less than seven and no more than thirteen persons, being Directors at large, and drawn from a representative mixture of diverse organizations. The Board of ACGC is a working board, made up of volunteers committed to the goals of the Council. The activities of ACGC are planned, implemented and evaluated by standing sub-committees. Standing committees are composed of Board members and persons drawn from the larger membership as required. The Executive Director works with the Board to carry out programming and the administration of the Council. ACGC is a member of the Canadian Council for International Cooperation.