Board + Foundation
• Chris Lawless, President
• Carol-Anne Harper, 1st Vice President
• Robert Coulter, 2nd Vice President
• Donna Jones, Secretary
• Greg Pedersen, Treasurer
• Emma McArthur, Foundation President
• Bev Kallstrom, Gallery Associates’ President
• Laylee Rohani
• Brian Gordon
• Godfrey Archbold
• Mona Chai
• Norbert Gilmore
• Patricia Lortie
• Nikki Macdonald
• Ruth Wittenberg
• Eva Baboula
The Art Gallery of Greater Victoria Foundation plays a central role in assisting the AGGV to achieve its vision of engaging and inspiring through access to art. Established as a registered charity in 1973, the AGGV Foundation accumulates, administers, and invests capital assets in perpetuity, to ensure the operation of the Art Gallery for generations to come.
The AGGV Foundation receives planned gifts and bequests meant to support the long term objectives of the AGGV and sustain its operations. The AGGV Foundation through the staff at the AGGV, are committed to ensuring the intent and value of donor contributions are preserved.
There are 8 members of the Foundation: the President of the AGGV; the Treasurer of the AGGV; the Director and CEO; the Director of Finance and Administration; and, four persons appointed by the Board of the AGGV.
- Emma McArthur, President
- Chuck Burkett, Vice President
- Rick Sousa, Secretary
- Chris Lawless, AGGV President
- Greg Pedersen, AGGV Treasurer
- Nancy Noble, AGGV Director & CEO
- Chantal Barchard, AGGV Director of Finance & Administration
The Art Gallery of Greater Victoria is committed to bringing art to life and providing the public with a wide range of experiences in the visual arts. The Annual Report below provides a snapshot of that experience with information on exhibitions, acquisitions, and programming as well as recognition of our generous supporters and financial reports.