Board of Directors

Peter Scott - Chair

Retired school teacher, Niagara Catholic District School Board

Rena Brant

Owner, Niagara Home Inventory Inc.

Lynda Cochrane

Retired banker

Oraine DeRosa

Self Employed Business Consultant

Cathy Fusco
Community Planner, Social Issues, Region of Niagara

Laura Petrunick  

Financial Advisor

Sandy Siemens

Accounting & Tax Services

Brenda Vandersluys        

Owner,Dobbie’s Florist

Are you interested in finding more information about becoming a Literacy Link Niagara Board member?

Click on the links below to find more information about the Literacy Link Niagara Board.

       Board Opportunities

       Mission, Vision, Values

       Who we are

       Board Member Job Descriptions

       Board Norms

       Board of Directors Code of Conduct

       Roles of the Board & Executive Director


Please contact Gay Douglas Broerse, Executive Director at 905.401.5380 with any questions or click on the link below to fill out an Application of Interest.

       Board Application (Word)

       Board Application (pdf)





Thursday February 11th Four Points by Sheraton

Gibson room

1:00 – 3:00pm       

Testing the on-line information & referral protocol (Practitioners)

Friday March 5th   

Four Points by Sheraton

Gibson room


Clear Language Workshop (LBS and EO Agencies)

Thursday March 25th

LLN Office

Room to be determined


Literacy Services Planning Group


Common Frontline Focus Group

Friday March 26th

Place to be determined      


Succession Planning for Administrators