Directors, Advisers, and Patrons

Run by Volunteers
The Women’s Musical Club of Toronto is a not-for-profit, charitable organization (Charitable Business Number 12371 8637 RR0001). It is run by one part-time arts administrator, and a large group of dedicated volunteers.

Board of Directors 2019-2020

Kathleen McMorrow, President
Annette Sanger, Vice President, Career Development Award Chair
Diane Martello, Past President, Membership & Marketing Chair
Janet Murray, CPA, CA, Secretary-Treasurer
Jennifer Ackland, Director at Large
Holde Gerlach, Volunteer Committee Co-Chair
Eva Innes,  WMCT Foundation Representative, Director at Large
Susan Johnston, Archivist
Kathy Halliday, Director at Large
Jerri Merritt Jones, Events Committee Coordinator
Tamar Nelson, Student Outreach Coordinator
Bonnie O’Dacre, Marketing & Media
Julia Smith, Fundraising and Nominating Chair

Honorary Patron

The Honourable Elizabeth Dowdeswell, OC, OOnt


The Right Honourable Adrienne Clarkson, PC, CC, CMM, COM, CD
Sir Andrew Davis, CBE Music Director & Principal Conductor, Lyric Opera of Chicago
Catherine Robbin, OC Director of Classical Vocal Studies, Department of Music, York University

Honorary Advisers

Susan V. Corrigan
* Victor Feldbrill, OC, OOnt, Conductor
Louis Lortie, OC, CQ, Pianist
John B. Lawson, QC
Don McLean Dean, Faculty of Music, University of Toronto
Esther McNeil Founding Chair, Career Development Award; Founding Chair, WMCT Foundation
Peter Simon President, The Royal Conservatory of Music