Directors & Staff


Ed Verkley | Chair
Chicken Farmers of Ontario

Charlie Elliott | Vice Chair

Craig Bremner | Treasurer
TD Canada Trust – Agriculture Services


Leanne Cooley
L.H Gray & Son Limited

Gary Fread
Fread & Associates

George Jeffrey
Vetoquinol Canada

Brian Miller
Egg Farmers of Ontario

Emily Nieuwland
Turkey Farmers of Ontario

Greg Page
Shur-Gain Nutreco

Jim Patton

Babak Sanei

Helen Anne Hudson resigned from the PIC Board of Directors as of June 2015. The staff and board members would like to thank her for her eight years of service and dedication.  Her passion, intellect and experience as a Chair and Director, along with her commitment and hard work helped build PIC into a strong organization.  We wish her well, and we will miss her at the PIC Board table.



Keith Robbins | Executive Director

Laura Bowers | Education & Extension Programs Manager

Rose Carlo | Accounting

Terrina Fitzgerald | Office & Event Coordinator

Kim Sheppard | Research Coordinator