Board & Staff

Our Board of Directors comprises dedicated individuals who champion Odyssey’s artistic vision. They draw on their diverse backgrounds and skills to support and promote the Company’s artistic work and are committed to helping us achieve our goals.

Currently, our members include:
John Forster: Chair
Deputy Minister (ret); Department of National Defence
Koliah Bourne: Secretary
Operations Manager, Amoveo Media
Annie Grenon: Treasurer
Accountant (ret.), Former CFO Community Foundation of Ottawa
Bonnie Oakes Charron: Chair, Governance and Recruiting
Founder, Principal Board Concierge
Chonglu Huang: Chair, Marketing Committee
Marketing and Communications Officer, University of Ottawa Faculty of Medicine
Jesse Kahat: Chair, Fundraising Events Committee
Arts Instructor, National Arts Centre and Consultant, Communications and Fundraising
Laurie Steven: Ex Officio

Artistic Director; Odyssey Theatre

Staff:
Laurie Steven: Artistic Director
John Forster: General Manager
Kate Carmanico: Marketing and Development Officer
Madeleine Socha: Administrative Intern
Madeleine Hall: Artistic Directing Intern
Graham Price: Production Manager