Meet our Board of Directors

Through fundraising and governance, the Board of Directors are building a library system for the future.

Board members are:

  • enthusiastic supporters and patrons of the Library;
  • donors (through money and time);
  • participants of the Library Foundation’s fundraising initiatives and events;
  • promoters of the Library Foundation’s mission, accomplishments and goals; and,
  • connected in the community with committees, staff members, donors and volunteers.

Board of Directors

  • Carl Landry



    ARC Financial Group

  • James Pettigrew


    CPA, Retired

  • Marshall Abbott

    Board Director

    Chairman and CEO

    Bernum Petroleum Ltd.

  • Naim Ali

    Board Director

    President and CEO

    Steinbock Development Corporation

  • Mark Asberg

    Library Representative


    Calgary Public Library

  • Pamela Draper

    Board Director

    President and CEO


  • Anthony Giuffre

    Board Director


    Avenue Living

  • Janet Hutchinson

    Board Director

  • Jason Jogia

    Board Director

    Chief Investment Officer

    Avenue Living Asset Management

  • Barry McNamara

    Board Director

    Vice President, Corporate Development and Marketing

    Painted Pony Petroleum Ltd.

  • Shereen Samuels

    Board Director

    Director, Students’ Association

    Mount Royal University

  • Sabina Shah

    Board Director


    Burnstall LLP

  • Judith Umbach

    Board Director

    Former Board Chair

    Calgary Public Library

  • Rob Van Wielingen

    Board Director

    Managing Partner and President

    Viewpoint Investment Partners Corp

  • Patricia Moore

    Member Emeritus