Our Organization

This is one of the things we do best

Govfest is a not-for-profit charitable organization that advances the public’s appreciation of the arts. This is done by delivering performing arts festivals and public art exhibitions for the purposes of educating and advancing the public’s understanding and appreciation of performing and visual arts while providing a forum for artists to exhibit, present and perform their works. Govfest also provides to charitable organizations that are also registered charities under the Income Tax Act (Canada).

Govfest Board of Directors:
Paul Burns: President and Chief Operating Officer
Dorothy Currie: Vice President and Director of Sponsorships, Marketing, & Communications
Brian Lewis: Treasurer and Chief Financial Officer
Jowenne Herrera: Secretary and Co-Director, Wine & Art Soiree
Brent Turkovan: Managing Co-Director: Wine & Art Soiree
Davida Woolley: Managing Director, Volunteers and Staffing
Darren McHugh: Managing Director, Battle of the Bands