Committees

Securement Committee:

The Land Securement Committee’s role is to create a strategy to identify securement priorities and ensure that KLT’s resources are protecting interesting lands of diverse features and scientific value. Through their expertise, members offer technical advice, research and recommendations during the planning stage prior to any formal land negotiations.

  • Mike Hendren, Chair
  • Linda Willcox-Whetung
  • Bill Crins
  • Neil Hayward
  • Fiona McKay
  • Les Selby
  • Marie Windover
  • Jeff Fitzgerald

Stewardship Committee:

The Stewardship Committee is responsible for creating policies and procedures to order to protect the land entrusted to KLT. A framework consisting of stewardship priorities, mapping, property monitoring and regular field visits ensures that the land is being properly maintained and carefully preserved.

  • Al Sippel, Chair
  • David Bell
  • Ham Keillor-Faulkner
  • Ralph McKim
  • Mike McMurtry
  • Evan Thomas
  • Donna Wales
  • Kristie Virgoe

Development Committee:

The Development Committee’s purpose is to support Kawartha Land Trust in building community engagement, organizing volunteers and planning funding strategies.  Both volunteers and funds are required to support KLT’s key goals of securing and stewarding lands.

  • Eva Kennedy, Chair
  • Ronald Awde
  • Marnie Clement
  • Ian Deslauriers
  • John Platt