River Kayak Program Development Committee

The mandate of the River Kayak Program Development Committee is to help foster the pursuit of safe recreational paddling in Canada through the development and maintenance of a program of skill, instructor and instructor training and certification that is seen as necessary, effective and fair.

MembersPositionRegion
Rob LemmonInterim ChairpersonNB
Sharman LearieMemberBC
Adam TremblayMemberNB
Karl VollmerMemberNS
Mike SmithMemberON
AdvisorsProvince
Claudia Van WijkON
Mark TaylorAB
Mick LauttMB
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Nominations now being accepted

Paddle Canada is currently accepting nominations for River Kayaking PDC representatives from the following regions:
  • Quebec: Quebec
  • Northern: Nunavut, Northwest Territories and Yukon Territory

Interested in serving on the River Kayak PDC?

View the complete  Terms of Reference for the Program Development Committee.

How to apply

Contact us with a brief history of how your work and education relate to the work of the committee.

For more information on any projects or initiatives of this committee, please contact the Committee Chairperson.