Board of Directors

Visit Oakville is led by a volunteer board of directors who represent the local tourism and business community. The board is responsible for governance and financial oversight, as well setting the strategic direction of the organization. The board consists of up to nine directors who are elected at the Annual General Meeting held in the late Spring.

Councillor Sean O’Meara

Chair

Ward 1 Regional and Town Councillor,
Town of Oakville

Philippa Durbin

Past Chair

General Manager,
Holiday Inn Oakville Centre

Adrienne Gordon

Vice-Chair

Executive Director,
Downtown Oakville BIA

Clint Israel

Director

President,
CAMERON’S Brewing Co.

Denisa Leiba

Director 

Chief People Officer,

Black & McDonald Limited

Maala Gadhia, CPA, CA

Director

President,
Purple Ocean Financial Consulting

Charles Shifrin

Director

Manager, Hotel Openings & Transitions – Americas
Hilton Worldwide

Amrita Sidhu

Director 

Head Revenue Protection,

Toronto Transit Commission

Mark Spencer

Director

Executive Director,

The Kensington by Revera Retirement Living

Rebecca Edgar, MCM

Staff Liason

Executive Director,
Visit Oakville