Chris McKenna – Executive Director

I work for AARFP because the Association excels at teaching facility operator courses and has the ongoing emphasis on the importance area of networking. My goal is for the AARFP to continue on becoming a “place” that all can come and meet new people and learn about facility operations. Fun Fact: I got engaged during […]

John Napier – Technical Director

First word that pops into my mind when I think of AARFP…..FUN, this is why I choose to work here.  Having been a member, instructor, and now staff member of this organization on-and-off over the past 25 years, I can’t help but think back on all the great connections I have made with like-minded people.  […]

Maren Tryon – Education Coordinator

AARFP has quickly become my favourite job! The atmosphere in the office, and being able to connect with members all over the province really is what keeps us going day after day. I would love to see AARFP continue to grow, offer more courses, NEW courses, and meet the needs of our members in new […]

Shawntel Dickinson – Marketing and Communications Coordinator

I love working for AARFP because I firmly believe that recreation is the foundation to healthy communities, and I love the RFP Community. My goal for the Association is for the AARFP courses to become mandatory and for recreation to be recognized as an essential service. Fun Fact: I can drive a Zamboni! Oh .. […]

Rob Pelletier – President

I volunteer for AARFP because I enjoy the camaraderie and networking throughout our industry. It gives me comfort to belong to such a group of people in the field of recreation. One of my goals is to make our courses readily available at anytime, anywhere, to anyone online because sometimes it is as simple as […]

Sonia Dodd – President-Elect

I volunteer for AARFP because of the mission and vision of the organization. Through education and advocacy, there many recreation facilities in the province of Alberta that can operate more safely and efficiently. My goal is to have AARFP education known and wanted within all of Alberta. Fun Fact: I love camping and I am […]

Aaron Singh – Secretary/Treasurer

I started volunteering for AARFP about 20 years ago. There was a need to fill a position as the person who was involved was looking to move on.  The timing worked out as I wanted to get more involved.  I really enjoyed the people I worked with as well as the involvement we had in […]