Our Board

Our volunteer-driven Board of Directors consists of community and corporate leaders who provide strategic direction and support to Symphony Nova Scotia.

Want to meet our Board? Click below for bios and photos.

Board executive

David Hastings Chair
dennice leahy Dennice Leahey, C.M. Past Chair
Gail Morris Vice Chair
peter macaskill Peter MacAskill Secretary/Treasurer

Board members

Nancy Barteaux
margaret caley Margaret Caley Women for Music Representative
catherine campbell Catherine Campbell
Dominic Desautels Musician Representative
Mark Gosine
max kasper Max Kasper Musician Representative
kerry kavalo Kerry Kavalo Musician Representative
Mary Lu MacDonald
Roddy Macdonald
Grant Machum
John MacLeod
Varqa Mirzaagha
Ian Nason
Wendy Rees
Chris Smith

Honorary directors

Dr. Richard Goldbloom, O.C.
Norman Newman (1928-1993)
Cathy Ross Women for Music, President