Committees

Activities Committee

The Activities Committee runs and organizes trips locally and internationally.

 

Rock Climbing – Dustin Johnston-Jewelld
rock@alpineclubtoronto.ca

Mountaineering – Bryan Thompson
mountains@alpineclubtoronto.ca

Ice Climbing – Rob Leblanc
ice@alpineclubtoronto.ca

Ski Coordinator – Stefan Kloppenborg
ski@alpineclubtoronto.ca

Chair

Mandy Cheng

Team

David Henderson
Mary Ann Fulop

Bon Echo Renewal Project Team

The Wally Joyce hut renewal project team is currently renovating and rebuilding the hut to ensure decades of use from our members! Track their progress to see the updated and upgraded hut for all members to use.

Chair

Geoff Schimmel

Team

Gary Norton
Michael Mings
Paul Geddes
Pia Thurlow

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Environment and Access Committee

The Environment and Access Committee works with our local climbing partners as stewards of our playground to ensure a healthy, sustainable sport is maintained and new partnerships are formed.

Chair

John Vellone

Team

K Sparky Russell
Matthew Helmer
Rob Leblanc

Film Festival Committee

The Film Festival Committee organizes and runs two film festivals every year in the shoulder seasons. The Banff Centre Mountain Film Festival World Tour and the Vancouver International Film Festival World Tour. Check out our websites for news, updates, and tickets: www.torontobanfffilmfest.org and www.vimff.com

Chair

Shaina Gaspar

Team

Alex Perel
Brenda Kirtsch
Elaine Ng
Jonathan Zalger
John Vellone
Gabriel Lazdins
Milla Yurman
Pia Thurlow
Rob Leblanc

Contact Us

Committee
bmff@alpineclubtoronto.ca




BMFF
info@torontobanfffilmfest.org

VIMFF
info@vimff.com

Bon Echo Committee

The Wally Joyce Hut at Bon Echo Provincial Park is a great place for friends to relax after a great day of climbing. The Bon Echo Committee manages this magical place, including cliff management and liaising with Bon Echo Park staff members.

Chair

David Henderson

Hut Custodians

Chris Rogers
Chris Talbot
Eric Grenier
Gavin Smith
Josee Duckett
Kit Moore
Mark Hurst
Marshall Johnston
Martin Suichies
Michelle Chin
Ron Rusk
Rob Leblanc
Rob Ramirez
Sarah Sherman
Steve Mitskopoulos

Leadership and Training Committee

No great story ever started with “So one day I was sitting in my living room”. Our trip and activities leaders are there to help new and old members explore the outdoors. The Leadership and Training Committee help develop trip leaders, offer professional development, succession planning, and trip related training such as first aid avalanche rescue, high angle rescue, etc.

Chair

Alex Perel

Team

Incheol Kim
Janet Trost
Jon Gullett
Rafael Kolodziejczyk
Jonathan Zalger
Susan Andrew

Membership, Marketing and Communications Committee

The membership, marketing and communications committee is responsible for managing communications with our members, branding the Toronto Section, and reaching out to members to communicate everything the Toronto Section is doing. Check us out on social media or sign up for our ClimbOn newsletter.

Chair

Diana Petramala

Team

Brenda Kritsch
Dave Myles
Elaine Ng
Emma Jones
Gabriel Lazdins