Jean Watson, Chairperson

  • Co-chair, 2003 International Gathering of the Clans in Nova Scotia
  • Immediate Past President, Federation of Scottish Clans in Nova Scotia
  • Recipient of 2007 Scot of the Year, Scottish Studies Foundation of Canada
  • Past President, Clan Stewart/Stuart Association
  • Founder of the Pipes & Drums of Clan Farquharson
  • Founder of Clan Lamont Society of Canada
  • Recognized internationally as “The Mother of Tartan Day”

Ivan Graham, Treasurer

  • Convenor for Clan Graham Society
  • Chieftain of the 2009 Halifax Highland Games & Scottish Festival
  • Hard worker, loyal husband and all-around good person. 

Tom) Wallace, Secretary and FSCNS President

  • Sitting President, Federation of Scottish Clans of Nova Scotia
  • Vice-President and Director for Canada, Clan Wallace Society Worldwide
  • Webmaster, New Brunswick Scottish Cultural Association
  • Past President, Saint Andrew’s Society of Saint John, NB

Carol Dobson, BA, BPR, Staff Support

  • Principal, Carol Dobson Communications & Partner, A Round Table Production Associates
  • 25 years experience in tourism, project management, media relations, fundraising, & communications
  • Past Co-chair, Halifax-Dartmouth Canada Day Committee
  • Marketing and Communications Chair, Halifax-Dartmouth Canada Day Committee
  • Communications Chair, Yorkshire 2000
  • Publicity Chair, Federation of Scottish Clans in Nova Scotia

Gaidheal McIntyre, Executive Member

  • Volunteer, Halifax Highland Games Society

Audrey Manzer, Executive Member

  • Director, The Scots: The North British Society
  • Past Vice-President, Federation of Scottish Clans in Nova Scotia
  • Chair of the Games, Halifax Highland Games & Scottish Festival Society
  • Past President, Clan Baird Society of Atlantic Canada
  • Chair, Dartmouth Lakes Advisory Board
  • Past Chair, Clean Nova Scotia Foundation
  • Past Director, National YWCA Board