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.

Jim Diebel, Hanover Holiday Tours (TICO Board Rep)
Julie Gagnon, Jolly Tours (OMCA Board Rep)
Ted Goldenberg, Chapman Cultural Tours
Howard Herman, DeNure Tours
Michelle Hundt-Tupman, Great Canadian Tours
Doug Matthews, Proway Tours
Bradley Walters, Ellison Travel & Tours Ltd.
Debbie Yantzi, Perspectives (OMCA Board Rep)

 

Supplier Council

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

Wes Brown, Shaw Festival
Jeremy Cadrette, Turning Stone Resort & Casino
Kelly Dean, Ottawa Tourism
Rich Gilbert, Maryland Office of Tourism Development
Leah Mueller, Visit Buffalo Niagara
Angela Poletto, McMichael Canadian Art Collection
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 ULC
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: Ray DeNure, DeNure Tours
Chair of the OMCA Board: Ray Cherrey, Pacific Western Transportation
Vice Chair, OMCA Board: Marc Laplante, 417 Bus Line Ltd.
Secretary-Treasurer, OMCA Board: Doug Badder, Badder Bus Operations Ltd

 

Conference Committee

Chair:
Jason Toner, Tourism Windsor Essex Pelee Island
Immediate Past Chair:

Maxine Morrell-West, Tourism Toronto

Jeremy Cadrette, Turning Stone Resort Casino
Anne Cunningham, Greyhound Canada Transportation ULC
Diane Diebel, Hanover Holiday Tours
Karl Gildner, Travac Tours
Ted Goldenberg, Chapman Cultural Tours
Barry Kidd, Country Inn of Lancaster
Tim Moulder, Brilliant Edventures
Leah Mueller, Visit Buffalo Niagara
Mario Poulin, Voyages Rockland Travel Inc.
Bradley Walters, Travel With Bradley (Ellison Travel & Tours)

 

Golf Committee

Chair:
Jamie Murray, Parkinson Coach Lines

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

 

Development Fund Committee

Chair:
Kelly Dean, Ottawa Tourism

Julie Blythe, Hamilton Tours
Adriana Cascone, Sterling Coach Tours
Wayne Chandler, Gaylord Attractions/Grand Ole Opry
Michelle Hundt-Tupman, Great Canadian Holidays
Tish Knudsen, The Six Show
Natalie Lepine, Caesars Windsor
Patti Lloyd, Cape Cod Chamber of Commerce/CVB
Tara Walton, Greater Birmingham Visitors & Convention Bureau
Sandra Woloschuk, Ripley’s Aquarium of Canada