About the SWG

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Executive Director: Judith Silverthorne

The Executive Director is responsible for the general direction, operations and resource management of the Guild. She also works closely with the Board and our core funders (Saskatchewan Lotteries, and SaskCulture).

Phone: 306-791-7742
Email: edswg@skwriter.com

Executive Assistant: Leah MacLean-Evans

The Executive Assistant responds to general inquiries by phone, mail, and email. She also provides support for the Executive Director, the Accountant, the Program Manager, and the SWG Board.

Phone: 306-791-7740
Email: info@skwriter.com

Accountant: Lauren Numrich

The Accountant oversees all financial matters for the Guild and the SWG Foundation.

Phone: 306-791-7748
Email: accountant@skwriter.com

Membership and Communications Coordinator: Samantha Workman

The Membership and Communications Coordinator manages membership, volunteer, and donor databases and relations. She maintains the SWG website, including the member area, and coordinates all SWG social media profiles, as well as some general communications and marketing.

Phone: 306-791-7747
Email: communications@skwriter.com

Program Manager: Tracy Hamon

The Program Manager plans, organizes, delivers, and monitors the Guild's programs and services. These programs include awards, workshops, mentorships, readings, the Manuscript Evaluation Service, the Fall Conference/AGM, writing groups, rural programs, and the Poet Laureate program.

Phone: 306-791-7743
Email: programs@skwriter.com

Program Coordinator: Oin Nicholson

The Program Coordinator is responsible for managing the SWG Author Readings Program, ACCESS TV show (Bookworm's Corner), Write After Lunch Talk Series, Words in the Park, Readings by the River, and Youth Programming, as well as assisting with all other programs of the Guild.

Phone: 306-791-7746
Email: swgevents@skwriter.com

Publications Coordinator: Stephanie Campbell

The Publications Coordinator prepares and distributes the Guild's weekly electronic news bulletin Ebriefs, is responsible for Freelance, the bi-monthly member newsletter, and the Guild's publications for emerging writers and high school students respectively, Spring and Windscript, as well as for layout of Grain magazine and all Guild promotional materials.

Phone: 306-791-7744
Email: swgmedia@skwriter.com

Indigenous Program Coordinator: Nickita Longman

The Indigenous Program Coordinator plans, organizes, delivers, and monitors the Guild's Indigenous programs and services including Storytelling events, programs for youth, professional development workshops, writing retreats, and events.

Phone: 306-791-7741

Program Assistant: Daniella Rozin

The Program Assistant manages the Grain subscription database, processes workshop registrations, as well as assisting the Program Manager and Program Coordinators with planning, organizing and on-site event facilitation.

Phone: 306-791-7749

Grain Editor: Adam Pottle

Email: grainmag@skwriter.com

For submissions or ads to Freelance, the SWG members newsletter, please send information to swgmedia@skwriter.com

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