About the Society

The members of the board of the Halifax Women’s History Society have many years of historical research and writing expertise as well as extensive community board, organizational and communication experience. 

While the Society has long-term ambitions to bring women’s history to the public in various formats, the first project is WOW, A Woman on the Waterfront. 

View the Society’s By-Laws


Chair  Janet Guildford

Fund-raising Chair  Frances Gregor

Membership Chair  Elizabeth Ryan

Treasurer and Investment Chair  Joanne Ducolon

Communications Chair   Mary Somers

Social Media Manager Sarah Toye

Corresponding Secretary  Sharon MacDonald

Recording Secretary   Sarah Toye

Member at Large  Robin MacInnis, Bridget Graham, Wanda Lewis

Honorary Art Committee Chair  Mary Pratt

Special Events Chair Anne Marie Lane Jonah