Our Board of Directors
Ken Mark - President
Ken Mark - Tanya and I have two kids in GMAC - Ethan, who is 13 and Jacob who's 8. I've been involved with the board since 2013 and am thrilled to see the club get better every year.
Diane Zadro- Director of Finance
I am the Financial Controller for Timberworx Custom Homes and am happy to assist in the community as the Director of Finance for GMAC and the Aberfoyle Fall Fair.
Sue Bader - Director of Hosted Meets
My family has been involved with GMAC since my kids were in the GMAC Swim School. Now, both Claire and Colin are in Sr Gold...guess you could say they like swimming! As Director of Hosted Meets, I coordinate with a group of key parent volunteers to run successful GMAC swim meets that benefit our swimmers, showcase our awesome club and generate revenue towards our overall operations.
Blair Conrad - Director of Coaching
As a member of the Marlin Board, I work with the head coach to assist in communication and evaluation of our coaching staff. Our family has been involved in the Marlins for 4 years and my daughters swim with senior silver and senior gold.
Kimberly Liska - Director of Recruitment/Retention
My name is Kimberly Liska and I have served on the GMAC Board of Directors for one year as Director of Recruitment & Retention. I have two daughters involved in GMAC. My oldest, Lauren (13), is a competitive swimmer and my youngest, Lily (6), is in the GMAC Swim Academy. Please do not hesitate to ask me questions about the activities of the board.
Katerina Jordan - Director of Grants
My name is Katerina Jordan and my husband Sean and I have two children. Vincent is 12 and is a competitive swimmer with GMAC and Isabella is 9 and is a rep soccer player for Guelph. This is my 2nd year on the GMAC board and I was asked to participate primarily as a grant writer to try and get provincial funding for our programs. I look forward to serving all of you and hopefully to getting some funding for the club.
Mari MacNeil - Director of Communications
Brad and I have been with the Marlins for 6 years. Two of our three girls, (Ella, 12 and Tenley, 7) are swimmers and our third daughter (Aime, 10) is a provincial gymnast. I work in regional government in the field of strategic HR and bring to the Board, strengths in organizational effectiveness and optimizations as well as skills in talent management.
I am honoured to serve on the Board with a focus on communications both within our club and within our community. Please stop me at the pool and say hello!
Andrew Pierce - Director of Sponsorship
My wife Andrea and I have two girls, Emmie (14) and Lily (11), and our family has been involved with the Guelph Marlins for five years. Lily continues to swim in the competitive program, while Emmie has moved on to other activities. I keep active with swim/bike/run and have swam with the masters program in the past. My professional life has been focused in the enterprise mobile software space and I look forward to helping the club where I can.
Glen Bergen - Secretary
Glen joined the Guelph Marlins Board of Directors in 2015, originally serving as Co-director of Hosted Meets then a General Member and now as Secretary. He and his wife, Jen, live in Guelph; Jack, their son, swims in the GMAC Senior Silver Program, and Tom, their other son, trains as a black belt in karate. Glen is a Guelph Triathlon Club Past President, and he has coached for many years in hockey, baseball, soccer and triathlon. He is a Swim Canada Level Two Official and previously held NCCP Adult Triathlon Community Coaching and NCCP Hockey Canada Community Coaching Certifications.
Greg Schlotzhauer - General Member
Greg Schlotzhauer is in his 3rd year as a member-at-large for the Guelph Marlins board. Greg and his wife Liz, live in Morriston, with their 3 Marlin swimmers Hanna, Ellie and Chloe and with 3 very active swimmers can be found at a pool most days and weekends through the swim season......