Board of Directors

Below are the names and position of the current and past Boards of Directors.  The Optimist year begins on October 1st.  Our elections for the next Optimist Year occur annually in April after which time the Board Elect will be listed.

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Current Board of Directors
2018 - 2019
PositionNameEmail
PresidentMike Blencowepresident@oakridgeoptimists.ca
Past PresidentRick Gillespiepastpresident@oakridgeoptimists.ca
President ElectBrian Gibsonpresidentelect@oakridgeoptimists.ca
VP SportDoug Cameronsport@oakridgeoptimists.ca
VP Ways & MeansJim Eastonwaysmeans@oakridgeoptimists.ca
VP YouthMike Miletichyouth@oakridgeoptimists.ca
SecretaryBill Adamssecretary@oakridgeoptimists.ca
TreasurerRandy Brewetreasurer@oakridgeoptimists.ca
Director (1Year)Stephen Giustizia
Director (1Year)Ramona Fudge
Director (1Year)Nick Tountas
Director (2Year)Stephen Strutt
Director (2Year)Tim Farmillo
Director (2Year)Dave Butt
Board of Directors ElectElections are held each year in mid April and the term begins the following October 1st.
Position
President
Past President
President Elect
VP Sport
VP Ways & Means
VP Youth
Secretary
Treasurer
Director (1Year)
Director (1Year)
Director (1Year)
Director (2Year)
Director (2Year)
Director (2Year)
Past Boards
2017 - 2018
PositionName
PresidentRick Gillespie
Past PresidentBill Adams
President ElectMike Blencowe
VP SportDoug Cameron
VP Ways & MeansBruce Pope
VP YouthKevin Levesque
SecretaryRon Fisher
TreasurerRandy Brewe
Director (1Year)Doug Mackay
Director (1Year)Stewart Blair
Director (1Year)Mike Miletich
Director (2Year)Stephen Giustizia
Director (2Year)Ramona Fudge
Director (2Year)Brian Gibson
2016 - 2017
PositionName
PresidentBill Adams
Past PresidentFrank DeCicco
President ElectRick Gillespie
VP SportMike Blencowe
VP Ways & MeansFrank DeCicco
VP YouthGary Shawyer
SecretaryRon Fisher
TreasurerRandy Brewe
Director (1Year)Al Magrath
Director (1Year)Norm Smith
Director (1Year)Gary Dennerley
Director (2Year)Stewart Blair
Director (2Year)Doug Mackay
Director (2Year)Kevin Heslop