Board & Staff
Our board represents a cross-section of our community and has a passion for our organization and those we serve. These members work hard to ensure long-term sustainability of our organization, assist with the creation and implementation of our program policies and procedures, and oversee that the funds raised directly are distributed to the areas identified as in need.
Our staff have a strong commitment to serving the many members of our organization. First and foremost, they focus their time and energies on those who utilize our programs and services, ensuring that their recreational needs are met and that a sense of community has been established. Our team strives to create fun, inclusive, and enjoyable recreational experiences for all!
2019/2020 NESA Board
NESA Board of Directors 2019/2020
Let us introduce you to the Board of Directors of the North Edmonton Seniors Association.
Back Row L to R: Helen Ricci, Linda Prier, Stephanie Wilcox, Carol Sievers
Front Row L to R: Doug Rayfield (Vice President), Randy Tomyn (President) Barb Fratesi (Secretary), Wendy McCarvell (Treasurer)
Missing: Bob Carpenter, Joy Muller, Ron Nichol, Bruce Zack
As NESA continues to grow and expand its membership, it is important for both the staff and members to have direction and leadership to help with accomplishing the goals set out by the association. In collaboration with the board, our Executive Director Nancy helps develop and implement the strategies required to help keep NESA's operations organized, efficient, and effective. Nancy provides the direction, motivation, and support that help this recreation community succeed in all of its endeavors. Click here if you would like to reach out to Nancy directly.
Amber, Ann, and Jollean
Programming and Special Events
This team works behind the scenes to provide its membership with hundreds of different programs, workshops, and events, season after season! With the goal in mind of providing NESA membership with a class or activity to attend every week or some special events each season, they keep busy planning your social agenda so you don't have to! It is through your ideas, feedback, and suggestions that we can continue to create more meaningful recreation experiences for you - so connect with them today by clicking here to share your ideas!
Brittany and Mariam
This team strives to be advocates and community partners to proactively outreach to the most vulnerable and at-risk seniors living in our community. Services include:
- Referrals to community programs;
- Information regarding transportation services, housing options and food provisions;
- Assistance with forms and applications;
- Resources to reduce isolation;
- Assistance with navigating the health-care system
For more information about this team and what they do, please click here for more information.
The goal of this team is to assist individuals remain in their own home safely, for longer, and independently. This team provides individuals with referrals to screen service providers that provide a multitude of services to the individual in need of them. Home Supports service can include:
- Snow removal
- Yard maintenance
- Home repairs and maintenance
- Personal services
- Moving help
For more information about this team and how they can be of service to you, click here.
With there being so many different interests, skills, and talents within our membership, we wanted to make sure our recreation centre created a space where like-minded enthusiasts could join together to share their passion and interest in the activities that bring them joy. Visit the Clubs page to learn more about what kind of clubs we have available or you to get involved in. Click here to ask your questions or share your comments with the Club Coordinator.