Who We Are

Our Team

Heather Byrne Executive Director heatherbyrne@alicehouse.ca
Tina Riley Administrative Coordinator livesafe@alicehouse.ca
Bridget McConnell Housing Coordinator and Advocacy housing@alicehouse.ca
Kira Kelly Senior Women’s Counsellor kirakelly@alicehouse.ca
Patricia Arnoldin Child and Family Counsellor p.arnoldin@alicehouse.ca
Rebecca Reichmann Interim Support Services Coordinator (Domestic Violence Court) dvcourtsupport@alicehouse.ca

Board of Directors

Alice House is administered by a Board of Directors drawn from community volunteers. Board policy is implemented by the Executive Director. 

Theresa Hawkesworth Co-Chair Senior Strategy Advisor for Communications, NS Health Authority
Michelle Black Co-Chair Lawyer, Stewart McKelvey
Tsege Gebreyohannes Secretary Brand Manager, Nature's Way Canada
Tanya Harrietha Treasurer Finance Manager, Black Rock Tidal Power
Rob Weld Director SBW Wealth Management & Employee Benefits
Maddy Carter Director Lawyer, Wagners Law Firm
Sophie Richer Director Retired 
Meaghan Blyth Director Regional Operations Manager, TD Canada Trust
Janice Cunningham Director Realtor
Sarah Simpson Director Manager, Value Proposition and Community, Irving Shipbuilding
Donna Gallant Director Senior Human Resources Manager, Events East Group
David Davidson Director CEO, Interuniversity Services Inc.
Heather Byrne Ex-Officio Executive Director, Alice House

Interested in a position on the volunteer Board of Directors? Click here!





Stewart McKelvey                              Royal LePage Atlantic




Medavie Blue Cross                             The Air Canada Foundation




Grant Thornton




Canadian Women’s Foundation                              Canadian Progress Club Halifax


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