In 2015, the founding co-chairs Rod McCulloch and Gerry Walsh, recruited a Board of Directors for the Scotiabank Blue Nose Marathon to ensure our continued success as a safe, fun, social and well-governed event in years to come. The board of directors is now comprised of a team of people with a variety of backgrounds; community leaders who have specialist knowledge in community engagement, finance, legal, HR, sponsorship, health & wellness, operations, marketing, technology, risk management and /or governance. The inaugural board of directors was appointed in September of 2015.
Board of Directors
Jennifer Nicholson, Chair
Gerry Walsh, Vice Chair
Rod McCulloch, Treasurer
Laurel Taylor, Secretary
Jane Elise Bates
Owned by the community and driven by volunteers the Scotiabank Blue Nose has four full time staff and a number of contract positions that support the overall event.
Sherri Robbins, Executive Director
Rochelle Locke, Director, Sponsorship and Expo
Neal Bagnall, Manager, Participant Services
Wendy Levy, Operations Director
Geri Wallace, Race Director
Mike Brannen, Marketing and Communications Coordinator