Who We Are

Our Team

Heather Byrne Executive Director heatherbyrne@alicehouse.ca
Tina Riley Operations Director livesafe@alicehouse.ca
Kira Kelly Program Director kirakelly@alicehouse.ca
Bridget McConnell Housing Coordinator and Advocacy housing@alicehouse.ca
Patricia Arnoldin Family Counsellor p.arnoldin@alicehouse.ca
Erin Abbott Domestic Violence Court Support Services Coordinator  dvcourtsupport@alicehouse.ca
Chantal Piercy Child and Family Counsellor c.piercy@alicehouse.ca
Allie Oakley Alice On the Go Facilitator aotg@alicehouse.ca
Dian Campbell Program Coordinator diancampbell@alicehouse.ca
Morgan Atwater Communications and Fund Development Officer morganatwater@alicehouse.ca
Twila MacDonald Women's Counsellor t.macdonald@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. 

Donna Gallant Chair Human Resources Consultant
Sara Colburne Vice Chair Managing Director, Engage Nova Scotia
Sarah Simpson Past-Chair Senior Communications Advisor, Mass Casualty Commission
David Davidson Treasurer CEO, Interuniversity Services Inc.
Daniel MacKenzie Secretary Lawyer, Stewart McKelvey
Tanya Colbo Director Realtor, Royal LePage
Lorie Collins Director Area VP Atlantic Provinces, Gallagher Benefits
Erin Blay Director Transit Planner, Dillon Consulting Ltd.
Erika Hildebrand Director Partner/Senior Consultant, Venor Recruitment Ltd.
Stephanie Walker Director Senior Director, Morneau Shepell
Anna Marenick Director Senior Director, People and Governance, Develop Nova Scotia
Heather Byrne Ex-Officio/Recognized Agent Executive Director, Alice House

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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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