Saint John Arts Centre’s volunteer Board of Directors serve for up to two consecutive terms of three years.

Current Board of Directors

Kate Wallace, Chair
Kate Wallace’s writing about art has been recognized with a National Newspaper Award and Atlantic Journalism Awards. A former arts reporter for the New Brunswick Telegraph-Journal, she established her freelance writing practice in 2016. Prior to that, Kate was executive director of ArtsLink NB, a provincial organization for professional artists.

A dynamic storyteller, Kate’s work spans print journalism, brand storytelling and film and TV. She has written scripts for nationally-aired documentaries and international TV series. Her work has been published in Canadian Art, Canadian Geographic, East Coast Living and The Maritime Edit.

Kate has a Bachelor of Arts degree (Anthropology) from McGill University, and a Graduate Diploma of Journalism from Concordia University. In 2014, Kate was named by 21 Inc. as one of New Brunswick’s emerging leaders for the 21st century. She lives in Rothesay, N.B.

Vice-Chair: Kay Gillis

Treasurer: Nicholas Deslongchamps

Secretary: Kelsey Ingersoll

Directors: Leona Laracey, Kathy Grant, and Hal Dallon