National Council & Staff

National Council

Marjorie Doyle, Chair
Eric Enno Tamm, First Vice-Chair
Ava Homa, Second Vice-Chair
Julia Lin, Treasurer

Sapha Burnell, British Columbia/Yukon Representative
Gail Sidonie Sobat, Alberta/Northwest Territories/Nunavut Representative

Anita Daher, Manitoba/Saskatchewan Representative
TBA, Ontario Representative
Shelagh Plunkett, Quebec Representative
Chuck Bowie, Atlantic Representative
Waubgeshig Rice, Advocate
Carmen Rodriguez, Advocate
Mary W. Walters, Advocate

Staff

John Degen, Executive Director
jdegen@writersunion.ca
416-703-8982 
ext. 221

Siobhan O’Connor, Associate Director
soconnor@writersunion.ca
416-703-8982 
ext. 222

Gaeby Abrahams, Fund Development & Projects Manager
gabrahams@writersunion.ca
416-703-8982 ext. 223

Valerie Laws, Office Administrator
info@writersunion.ca
416-703-8982 
ext. 224

Nancy MacLeod, Membership & Donor Campaign Coordinator
nmacleod@writersunion.ca
416-703-8982 ext. 226

Gaeby Abrahams, Write advertising inquiries
ads@writersunion.ca