OMCA Councils and Committees

Tour Operator Council

Chair:
Diane Diebel, Hanover Holidays
Vice Chair:
John Temple, Temple and Temple Tours, Inc.
Immediate Past Chair:
Mario Poulin, Voyages Rockland Travel Inc.

Damon Allan, Maxima Tours
Ray DeNure, DeNure Tours (TICO Board Rep)
Julie Gagnon, Jolly Tours (Board Rep)
Ted Goldenberg, Chapman Cultural Tours (Board Rep)
Howard Herman, DeNure Tours
Bradley Walters, Bradley Walters Journeys
Debbie Yantzi, Perspectives Eduscho

 

Supplier Council

Chair:
Harry Wade, Duty Free Americas
Vice Chair:
Jennifer McGregor, Niagara Falls Tourism
Immediate Past Chair:
Rene Poyant, Cape Cod Custom Tours

Emily Beck, Pennsylvania’s Great Lakes Region (VisitErie)
Wes Brown, Shaw Festival
Kelly Dean, Ottawa Tourism
Barry Kidd, Country Inn of Lancaster
Leah Mueller, Visit Buffalo Niagara
Shelley Traver, Rockway Vineyards
Sandra Woloschuk, Ripley’s Aquarium of Canada

 

Coach Operator Council

Chair:
Marc Laplante, 417 Bus Line Ltd.
Vice Chair:
Jamie Murray, Parkinson Coach Lines

Doug Badder, Badder Bus Operations Ltd
John Crowley, Coach Canada
Allan Cherrey, Cherrey Bus Lines
Ray Cherrey, Pacific Western Transportation
Brian Denny, Denny Bus Lines Ltd
Ray DeNure, DeNure Tours
Greg Hammond, Hammond Transportation
Stuart Kendrick, Greyhound Canada Transportation Corp.
Ghislain Leduc, Leduc Bus Lines Ltd.
Ron Malette, Tisdale Bus Lines Ltd.
Dave Willis, Ayr Coach Lines

 

Executive Committee

Immediate Past Chair of OMCA and Chair of Executive Committee: Ghislain Leduc, Leduc Bus Lines Ltd.
Chair of the OMCA Board: Ray DeNure, DeNure Tours
Vice Chair, OMCA Board: Ray Cherrey, Pacific Western Transportation
Secretary-Treasurer, OMCA Board: Marc Laplante, 417 Bus Line Ltd.
Director: Doug Badder, Badder Bus Operations Ltd

 

Conference Committee

Chair:
Maxine Morrell-West, Tourism Toronto
Immediate Past Chair:

Jennifer McGregor, Niagara Falls Tourism

Jeremy Cadrette, Turning Stone Resort Casino
Anne Cunningham, Greyhound Canada TTS
Diane Diebel, Hanover Holiday Tours
Karl Gildner, Travac Tours
Ted Goldenberg, Chapman Cultural Tours
Barry Kidd, Country Inn of Lancaster
Sue LeClair, Shoreline Tours
Tim Moulder, Brilliant Edventures
Leah Mueller, Visit Buffalo Niagara
Mario Poulin, Voyages Rockland Travel Inc.
Bradley Walters, Bradley Walters Journeys

 

Golf Committee

Chair:
Jamie Murray, Parkinson Coach Lines

John Crowley, Coach Canada
Barry Kidd, Country Inn of Lancaster
Jennifer McGregor, Niagara Falls Tourism
Chris Thompson, Swiftrans Services Ltd.
Dave Willis, Ayr Coach Lines Ltd.

 

Development Fund Committee

Chair:
Kelly Dean, Ottawa Tourism
Co-Chair:
Carolyn Boss, Golden Corral Corp.

Julie Blythe, Hamilton Tours
Wayne Chandler, Gaylord Attractions/Grand Ole Opry
Michelle Hundt-Tupman, Great Canadian Holidays
Patti Lloyd, Cape Cod Chamber of Commerce/CVB
Tara Walton, Greater Birmingham Visitors & Convention Bureau
Heidi Wesling, Tourism Saskatchewan
Sandra Woloschuk, Ripley’s Aquarium of Canada

 

Buyer & Seller Membership Development Committee

Kelly Dean, Ottawa Tourism
Ted Goldenberg, Chapman Cultural Tours
Pat Griffin, Group Tours To Go
Amanda Higgins-Thibeau, Pillar Hotels & Resorts
Barry Kidd, Country Inn of Lancaster
Yvon Laplante, 417 Bus Line Ltd.
Sue LeClair, Shoreline Tours
Diane Meglino, One Liberty Observation Deck
Maxine Morrell-West, Tourism Toronto
Mario Poulin, Voyages Rockland Travel Inc.
Harry Wade, Duty Free Americas