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
Annie Grenon: Treasurer
Accountant (ret.), Former CFO Community Foundation of Ottawa
Andrea Salas: Secretary
Impact Manager, Stepped Care Solutions
QiLin (Mlin) Jia: Assistant Treasurer
Financial Advisor, RBC
Aneesh Tiberias (Tib) Murali: Director, Artistic Collections
Sr. Financial Administrator, Toronto Metropolitan University
Deborah Ironside: Director, Donor Relations
Retired, Government of Canada
Laurie Steven: Ex Officio
Artistic Director, Odyssey Theatre


Laurie Steven: Artistic Director
John Forster: General Manager
Britney Forget: Arts Management Intern
Janet Irwin: Artistic Associate, Dramaturgy
Eleanor Crowder: Artistic Associate, Youth Training
Graham Price: Technical Director