Officers & Contacts

2024 PWDCC Board of Directors and Officers

Effective January 1, 2024
All officers and directors of the PWDCC must be in compliance with all PWDCC policies and procedures.

To contact the entire Board of the PWDCC click on the email link below. Your concerns and issues will be responded to and you will be contacted by the Board for further information if required.

Email the Board

Catherine Gadd
Dieppe, New Brunswick

Vice President
Jennifer Byers
Montreal, Quebec

Diane Dirsus
Keswick, Ontario

Tan Crombie
Georgetown, Ontario


Jennifer Byers
Montreal, Quebec

Lorie Crouch 
St. Catharines, Ontario

Michelle Hammerschmidt
Chilliwack, British Columbia

Denyse Martin
Sherwood Park, Alberta

Roy Vokes
Nobleton, Ontario

Past President
Mindy Selby
Calgary, Alberta

Club Contacts

Rescue Coordinators

Program Coordinator and Central
Eastern Region
Jennifer Byers
Montreal, Quebec

Central Region
Ian Koturbash
Saskatoon, Saskatchewan

Western Region
Michelle Hammerschmidt
Chilliwack, British Columbia

Website and Waterlog Editor
Roslyn Eskind
Toronto, Ontario

Breeder Contact
Deirdre Hall
Stouffville, Ontario

Regional Clubs

Alberta Portuguese Water Dog Club

Water Committee

Chair, PWDCC Board Liaison
Catherine Gadd

Committee Members
Lorie Crouch
Andy Gamache
Audrey Hawthorne
Pat Vokes