Executive Director: Judith Silverthorne
Judith is responsible for the general direction and resource management of the Guild. She also works closely with the Board and our core funders (Saskatchewan Lotteries, SaskCulture and the Saskatchewan Arts Board).
Program Manager: Tracy Hamon
Tracy plans, organizes, delivers, and monitors the Guild's programs and services for adults. These include awards, workshops, mentorships, readings, the Manuscript Evaluation Service, the Fall Conference/AGM, rural programs, and the Poet Laureate program.
Program Assistant: Milena Dzordeski
The Program Assistant is responsible for managing the SWG Author Readings Program, ACCESS TV shows, Writers Groups, Youth Programming and assisting with all other programs of the Guild.
Accountant: Lois Salter
Lois manages all financial matters for the Guild and the SWG Foundation.
Accounting Clerk: Lauren Numrich
Lauren assists the Accountant with financial matters of the Guild.
Administrative Assistant: Stefanie Ferguson
Stefanie manages the office and all publications and print materials. She answers general inquiries over the phone, mail, E-mail and Ebriefs. She also manages membership information and provides administrative support to the rest of the staff.
Aboriginal Program Coordinator: Melanie McKay
Aboriginal Program Coordinator plans, organizes, delivers, and monitors the Guild's programs and services for Aboriginal writers. This includes workshops, mentorships, readings, and The SWG Aboriginal Advisory Circle. She is also a board member of the Saskatchewan Aboriginal Writers Circle Inc.
Saskatoon Program Coordinator: Danica Lorer
Saskatoon Program Coordinator plans, organizes, delivers, and monitors the Guild's programs and services in Saskatoon, including but not limited to workshops, readings, and the Fall Conference/AGM (on the years when it is held in Saskatoon).
Retreat Coordinator: Shelley Banks
The Retreat Coordinator provides administrative support to the Retreat Committee and handles all on-site matters.
Grain Editor: Rilla Friesen
Rilla is in charge of all editorial matters for Grain, the Guild's award-winning literary journal.
Grain Business Administrator: Sarah Taggart
Sarah is in charge of all non-editorial matters for Grain, the Guild's award-winning literary journal.
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