May 2012

Feature Volunteer: Dean Middleton

By |2012-05-08T19:01:18-04:00May 8th, 2012|Uncategorized, Volunteers|

Dean Middleton is a veterinarian and epidemiologist who works at Public Health Ontario. He has an interest in preserving the natural environment as well as the flora and fauna that live there. Of course, this includes turtles. As a member of the board, Dean assists with managing the data pertaining to turtles and grant writing.

Feature Volunteer: Richard Hurley

By |2012-05-08T11:27:55-04:00May 8th, 2012|Uncategorized, Volunteers|

Richard is a Full Professor in the Department of Computing and Information Systems at Trent University in Peterborough, ON. Richard has been a member of numerous charitable organizations since he and his family moved to the area in 1991 including serving on the Board of Directors for Five Counties Children’s Centre and was a founding [...]

March 2012

Feature Volunteer: Pat Koval

By |2012-03-01T08:01:39-04:00March 1st, 2012|Uncategorized, Volunteers|

Patricia A. Koval is a partner of Torys LLP, a Canadian business law firm based in Toronto, Ontario. She practices in M&A, corporate finance and governance. She is Co-Chair of Torys’ India Group and of Torys’ Climate Change and Emissions Trading Practice Group. She is also a member of the Environmental Finance Advisory Committee and [...]

January 2012

Feature Volunteer: Debrupa Pathak

By |2012-01-05T07:49:18-04:00January 5th, 2012|Uncategorized, Volunteers|

Debrupa joined the KTTC as a board member in November 2011.  She moved to Peterborough in April 2010 to work in the Ontario Ministry of Natural Resources and joined the KTTC after hearing about the great work they have been doing through friends in Fleming College.  Debrupa is passionate about Ecology and Conservation and has [...]

November 2011

Feature Volunteer: Dianne Barclay

By |2011-11-01T09:36:45-04:00November 1st, 2011|Uncategorized, Volunteers|

The KTTC is happy to welcome the latest addition to its board of directors Dianne Barclay! Dianne is a mother of six with deep roots in the Peterborough community. She enjoys volunteering with many local charities, including the YMCA, and is a proud owner of three rescue dogs. She has lived in Peterborough for 22 [...]

April 2011

Feature Volunteer: Lysa Borland

By |2011-04-04T09:12:19-04:00April 4th, 2011|Uncategorized, Volunteers|

I first became aware of KTTC through a friend of mine in the fall of 2007. With a little bit of arm twisting I began my current role as treasurer in the spring of 2008. It's been a challenging and exciting time to be part of the organization throughout this period. I have been employed [...]

January 2011

Feature Volunteer: Annita Newell

By |2011-01-19T09:12:19-04:00January 19th, 2011|Uncategorized, Volunteers|

I took early retirement in 2005 and after a few years of catering to my own need for a break from responsibility, it was time to start giving back to the community. I joined the KTTC as a board member in February of 2009 on the suggestion of a friend who knew of my interest [...]

November 2010

Feature Volunteer: Gina Varrin

By |2010-11-19T09:12:19-04:00November 19th, 2010|Outreach, Uncategorized, Volunteers|

I began volunteering with the KTTC in 2004, assisting with treatments and tank cleaning once a week. At the time I was interning at the Natural Heritage Information Centre of the Ministry of Natural Resources. The NHIC compiles, maintains and distributes information on natural species, plant communities and spaces of conservation concern in [...]

April 2010

Report from the Annual General Meeting

By |2010-04-26T12:09:00-04:00April 26th, 2010|Events, Past Events, Uncategorized, Volunteers|

by J. RoutledgeThe 2010 Annual General Meeting was very successful and had a great turn-out.There were a number of presentations including one from Tracy McNaught, updating the group on the many events and advances of 2009.These changes included the move to our new facility and welcoming Dr. Sue Carstairs to our team, as veterinarian. Dr. [...]