• Magical Kiss / Claude Brazeau MPA
  • Love Potion Number Nine / Jason Brown
  • Twilight Dance / Jenny Alston, MPA
  • In Her Realm / Gina Yesnik, MPA

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  • For membership information and inquiries about hiring an accredited professional photographer please contact the PPOC office below. 
  • For national information please find contact listings under About/Board of Directors or About/Portfolio Contacts.
  • For regional information please visit your regions pages which you will find under Regions/Board of Director or Regions/Portfolio Contacts.


Tanya Thompson

Tanya Thompson - Executive Director

Telephone : 519-537-2555
Free :1-888-643-7762
Fax : 888-831-4036



Mailing address :

Professional Photographers of Canada
209 Light Street
Woodstock ON
N4S 6H6


PPOC Board of Directors

PPOC Chairperson & PPOC Atlantic Director
Louise Vessey MPA SPA
Email: Chair@ppoc.ca or ATdirector@ppoc.ca
Phone: (902) 894-7141

PPOC Vice Chair & PPOC BC Director
Ross Outerbridge MPA
Email: BCdirector@ppoc.ca
Phone: (250) 314-7627

PPOC Treasurer & PPOC MB Director
Charmaine Toews CPA
Email: MBdirector@ppoc.ca or treasurer@ppoc.ca
Phone: (204) 326-9699

PPOC QC Director
Jean-François Perreault CPA
Email: QCdirector@ppoc.ca
Phone: (514) 312-8597

PPOC ON Director
Sébastien Lavallée MPA
Email: ONdirector@ppoc.ca
Phone: (819) 319-9075

PPOC AB Director
Jill Shantz MPA
Email: ABdirector@ppoc.ca
Phone: (780) 499-8182



Portfolio Chairs

Have A Question About Something Specific? Reach Out Directly To The Member Responsible

Accreditation Chair
Tracy Grabowski MPA SPA
Email: accreditation@ppoc.ca
Phone: (780) 413-4550

Marlene Palamarek
Email: marlene@paintedlightphotography.ca
Phone: (403) 358-9753

Benchmark Survey Chair
Kamini LeCapelain CPA
Email: benchmark@ppoc.ca
Phone: (519) 614-2102

Bylaws Chair
Liette Chamberland
Email: lc@liettechamberland.com
Phone: (450) 202-4114

Canadian Imaging 2019 Coordinator
Nelson Simard HLM MPA SPA
Email: bureauduppoc@ppoc.ca
Phone: (888) 643-PPOC (7762) or (519) 537-2555

Communications Chair
Jill Shantz MPA
Email: communications@ppoc.ca
Phone: (780) 499-8182

Copyright Chair
Greg Blue
Email: copyright@ppoc.ca
Phone: (604) 644-7991

Ethics Chair
Brent Edwardson, HLM, MPA, SPA
Email: ethics@ppoc.ca
Phone: (604) 463-5306

Exhibition Chair
Charles van den Ouden, MPA SPA
Email: nec@ppoc.ca
Phone: (647) 282-0307

Gallerie Magazine Editor
Bruce Hendricks MPA SPA
Email: editor@ppoc.ca
Phone: (204) 224-2424

Membership Chair
Sébastien Lavallée MPA
Email: ondirector@ppoc.ca
Phone: (819) 319-9075

Mentorship Chair
Chris Thombs CD MPA
Email: mentorship@ppoc.ca
Phone: (780) 499-2627

Ross Outerbridge MPA
Email: bcdirector@ppoc.ca
Phone: : (250) 314-7627

Nominations Chair
Tina Weltz MPA SPA
Email: past-chair@ppoc.ca
Phone: (519) 669-3993

Student Program Chair
Wayne Inverarity SPA
Email: winverar@sasktel.net
Phone: (306) 530-8888

Translation Chair
Michael Muraz
Email: michael@muraz.eu
Phone: (416) 427-1250

Webinar Chair
Gerry David
Email: geraldpdavid@me.com
Phone: (403) 351-9486

Karla Wakefield
Email: webmaster@ppoc.ca
Phone: (604) 813-2435

Welcome Committee Chair
Lois Nuttall CPA
Email: loisnuttall1@gmail.com
Phone: (807) 636-0512