The Thunder Bay Country Market Association elects a board of 9 Directors from among the membership at its AGM. The Board meets on a monthly basis to handle governance aspects of the Market.

Day-to-day operations are handled by Market Manager April Mercier, who is the first point of contact for the Market.

The 2022 AGM takes place in March 2022

Name Position Term Ends Consecutive Terms
Kelly Fettes President of the Board March 2022 2nd Term
Bill Groenheide Vice-President March 2024 2nd Term
Henriet DeBruin Secretary March 2024 1st Term
Joeseph Myslicki Treasurer March 2022 1st Term
Wilma Mol Director March 2024 1st Term
Mike Walsh
Director March 2022 1st Term (appointed)
Julia Miles
Director March 2022 1st Term (appointed)
Tami Silver Director March 2022 1st Term (appointed)
Amanda Strobel Director March 2022 1st Term (appointed)


April Mercier, Market Manager
John Graveson, Bookkeeper

Members can login here to access Board Meeting and General/Annual Meeting minutes, starting from January 2019. If you’ve lost the password, please speak to the manager or the Secretary.

By-Laws (TBCM By-Law Revision 2019) for the Association govern the Board and Market’s operations. According to Section 2.01 Directors “shall not hold office for more than two consecutive terms”.

The Board has a variety of committees that work to further the Market and support the Market Manager. Committees are made up of directors and of TBCM membership. Committees are no smaller than 3 members and no larger than 5 members.

Current standing committees include:

  • Executive Committee – consists only of President, Vice-President, Secretary, & Treasurer
  • Building Feasibility Committee
  • Finance Committee
  • Health & Safety Committee
  • Membership Committee
  • Vending Committee

To contact the Board of Directors please email