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Board of Directors

With great vision and singular commitment to the cause, the Discovery Centre’s Board of Directors brings together members of the academic, public and corporate communities to share their time and talent. The Board provides strategic direction and support to the Discovery Centre staff and works tirelessly to position the Centre at the forefront of the community.



Colin Dodds, Chair
President Emeritus & Vice Chancellor, Saint Mary’s University

Dov Bercovici, President & CEO
Discovery Centre

Myra Freeman, Vice Chair
CM ONS Former Lieutenant Governor

Gerry Lacroix, Treasurer
Partner, Grant Thornton LLP

Christine Christensen (Stakeholder & Community Engagement Chair)
Science Consultant, Nova Scotia Department of Education and Early Childhood Development

Richard Butts (Nominations & Governance Chair)

Pamela Scott Crace, Past Chair
Editor at Large

Steve Rankin, Past Vice Chair


Danielle Comeau
Partner & CEO, WesBen Global Ltd.

Chris Crowell

Cary Kaplan
President, Cosmos Sports & Entertainment

Simone Le Gendre-King
Science Curriculum Consultant, NS Department of Labour & Advanced Education

Matthew Newell
Partner, Stewart McKelvey

James Robar
Chief of Medical Physics, NSHA

Kristin Williams
Managing Director & Principal Researcher, Prudentia Institute

Sidney Idemudia
Executive Director, Imhotep’s Legacy Academy

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