Join our Board
The Dusk Dances Board of Directors, based in Toronto, is a fiduciary and advisory body. The Board approves developments in the growth of the Dusk Dances concept as well as providing the checks and balances for the financial operations of the organization. We have made great efforts to diversify our revenue as Dusk Dances continues to grow, and since 2012, the Board has taken a lead role in developing new fundraising strategies.
Contact us to know more about the different opportunities to be part of the Dusk Dances' team.
Email: info (@) duskdances.ca
CURRENT Board OF dIRECTORS
Artistic Producer - Canada Dance Festival
Date of Election: March 26, 2005
Management Consultant - First Leadership Limited
Date of Election: November 23, 2010
"Being part of the Dusk Dances board has given me the opportunity to contribute to a dynamic arts organization that has an impact on my community. As part of the board I have the pleasure of working with outstanding leaders and professionals in field of modern dance. It offers a chance to learn, contribute and experience meaningful engagement."
Assistant Vice President, Canadian Marketing, Sun Life Financial
Date of Election: March 4, 2014
"I'm a newcomer to the Dusk Dances board, but already I'm impressed with the quality of people around the table and their commitment to the organization. I came to this board as a fan. The more I learn about how well Dusk Dances is run, the more optimistic I'm becoming about its potential."
Project Manager - Volunteer Toronto
Date of Election: November 10, 2011
"I joined the Board after being on staff as Production Manager for 5 seasons. The show really helped me to build my experience and challenged me in many ways. When I decided to take a break from theatre I knew I didn't want to lose my connection to the event or the people so I asked to join the Board. Now I have a whole new perspective on how Dusk Dances is brought to life! Every person on the Board has a desire to see this event succeed because we all believe in its ability to connect to the community. It is truly a one-of-a-kind event."
Page - Toronto Public Library, Pape/Danforth branch
Date of Election: June 19, 2013
"My relationship with Dusk Dances has been an evolution over many years: from curious onlooker, to enthusiastic audience member, to dedicated volunteer, and now board member. Working alongside the dedicated and creative individuals that make up our board of directors has been an enriching experience. I’m thrilled to have the opportunity to contribute to such a unique festival, making dance accessible to new audiences in my own neighbourhood, and across the country."
Executive Producer - The Nature of Things, CBC Television
Date of Election: May 13, 2013
"I love the idea of bringing dance to the public, which Dusk Dances does so beautifully with its magical evenings in the park. It's very rewarding to watch toddlers, grannies and hipsters all enjoying the music and the movement. I live near Withrow Park, the "home park" of Dusk Dances, and, as a board member, am proud to support this friendly and artistic event that draws people from across the city."
Retired - Civil Servant
Date of Election: May 24, 2016
"I am very proud to be part of this organization which brings such beauty and artistic excellence to our communities and our friends and family. Living near Withrow Park, I have been a long-time fan of Dusk Dances and look forward to the wonderful performances in the years ahead. Organizations like Dusk Dances contribute to the health of our communities and make them wonderful places to live."
# of Directors required by bylaws: 3