Organizing Committee

Our Special Olympics Canada Winter Games, Thunder Bay 2020 Organizing Committee Executive Team and Chairs, together with our Directors, are responsible for planning and executing the Games.

As members of the organizing committee for this event we are proud to be ambassadors for Northwestern Ontario and engage our community in sport, volunteerism and community development.   We are excited to be a small part of something bigger that has been helping to enrich the lives of Canadians with an intellectual disability for close to 50 years!

Meet the Executive Team

Special Olympics Canada - Barry Streib
Barry Streib
Chair
Special Olympics Canada - Louisa Costanzo
Louisa Costanzo
Games Manager
Special Olympics Canada - Julie Tilbury
Julie Tilbury
Vice-Chair
Special Olympics Canada - J.P. Levesque
J.P. Levesque
Vice-Chair
Special Olympics Canada - Rebecca Johnson
Rebecca Johnson
Administrative Officer
Special Olympics Canada - Blair Smith
Blair Smith
Vice Chair Finance

Meet the Directors

Special Olympics Canada - Tammy Squitti
Tammy Squitti
Director or Fundraising & Sponsorship
Special Olympics Canada - Kathleen Jones
Kathleen Jones
Director of Communications & Marketing
Special Olympics Canada - Kathy Ball
Kathy Ball
Co Director of Operations & Support
Special Olympics Canada - Bonnie Tittaferrante
Bonnie Tittaferrante
Co Director of Operations & Support
Special Olympics Canada - Markus Walser
Markus Walser
Director of Logistics
Special Olympics Canada - Marlene Wright
Marlene Wright
Co Director of Sport
Special Olympics Canada - Deb Tully
Deb Tully
Co Director of Sport
Special Olympics Canada - Cindy Orr
Cindy Orr
Co Director of Administration and Volunteers
Special Olympics Canada - Jean Suffak
Jean Suffak
Co Director of Administration and Volunteers
Special Olympics Canada - Rob Neff
Rob Neff
Director of Local Engagement
Special Olympics Canada - Paul Burke
Paul Burke
City Liason
Special Olympics Canada - Bonnie McNulty
Bonnie McNulty
Co Director of Events & Hospitality
Special Olympics Canada - Maureen Brophy
Maureen Brophy
Co Director of Events & Hospitality