Jay MeyerExecutive Director
Kathleen IsraelExecutive Assistant
Kathleen performs general administrative duties, responds to general inquiries and assists the Executive Director.
Adam BroughamAdministrative Coordinator
Laurel FeltinDirector of Programs and Operations
Laurel oversees the development and delivery of SARM administered programs, general office operations, and ensuring our members needs are being met.
Karen MorrisSenior Policy Analyst
Aaron Holmes-BinnsSenior Policy Analyst
Annette EllertPrograms Manager
Annette is the Manager of the Pest Biosecurity Program which includes the Plant Health Network, Rat Control Program, Beaver Control Program and the Invasive Plant Control Program.
Terry HoevingInfrastructure Committee Advisor & RIRG Manager
Terry manages the Rural Integrated Roads for Growth Program and infrastructure-related projects.
Catherine PattersonDirector of Finance
The Director of Finance is responsible for overseeing, and/or supporting the finance and accounting processes and systems for SARM. This includes all member services, trading services, the insurance, benefits and investment funds, externally funded programs and the trust funds administered by SARM.
Breanna JanzenSenior Accountant
Breanna provides support to all activities and services of the Finance Department.
Amanda KozakAccounts Administrator
Amanda supports SARM's Finance Department and Trading Services. She is responsible for processing accounts receivable and payable, processing customer orders, and assisting our members with their Trading Services needs.
Craig WilliamsDirector of Insurance and Benefit Programs
Craig manages the Association's insurance programs and employee benefit plans. He is also responsible for administering the Liability Self-Insurance Plan and Fidelity Bond Self-Insurance Plan.
Jodi Hughes, GBAEmployee Benefits Administrator
Jodi is responsible for all Employee Benefit Programs, including the SARM Benefits Plan and the Group Benefits Programs.
Lisa ShordeeInsurance Program Administrator
Michael Morris, Q.C.Director of Legal Services
Michael provides legal counsel to the association, as well as providing legal advice and assistance to SARM members.
Andrew SvensonLegal Counsel
Andrew assists the Director of Legal Services in providing legal counsel to the association, as well as providing legal advice and assistance to SARM members.
Courtney assists the Director of Legal Services and Legal Counsel, as she works towards completion of her articles.
Teresa EdwardsLegal Assistant
Teresa provides support to the Director of Legal Services and Legal Counsel and is responsible for the administration of the Legal Department.
Kelsay ReimerDirector of Strategic Engagement and Communications
Kelsay is responsible for overseeing communications, stakeholder engagement and events.
Corette MihalceaCommunications and Marketing Coordinator
Corette develops the communication tools for SARM, including the website, weekly bulletin, and the Rural Councillor.
Amy RoettgerManager of Events
Amy is responsible for the coordination and planning of the conventions, tradeshow, division meetings and seminars.
Jennifer Chamberlin, RPP, MCIPManager of Community Planning
Jennifer is a registered planner and provides community planning assistance and advice to SARM members.
Robyn Rechenmacher, RPP, MCIPSenior Community Planner
Robyn assists the manager of Community Planning in all areas of planning including drafting and amending official community plans, drafting and amending Zoning Bylaws, assisting with subdivisions and general inquiries.
Daniel Segal, P. Eng.Director of Municipal Bridge Services
Daniel is the Manager of Municipal Bridge Services for the Municipal Roads for the Economy Program (MREP), including bridge inspections, bridge assessments, and program funding.
Alexander Udey M.Sc., P.Eng.Municipal Bridge Engineer
Alexander assists the Manager of Municipal Bridge Services in providing technical counsel and assistance to SARM members.