Meet the Team

Board of Directors

Dianne Clowater


Dianne is an exceptional volunteer who is extremely dedicated to her community. She brings boundless creativity and innovative ideas to every project she works on. Dianne's infectious smile and positive attitude light up any room she enters. She has a personal connection to the museum, as her father was one of its founders. Dianne's experience in the public library system as a library assistant and her current part-time employment at Chapters Book Store have given her a wealth of skills that she brings to her work as a Director on the Central NB Woodmen's Board, where she has served for nearly two decades.

Olga Ross


A respected member of the Bloomfield Ridge community, Greg serves as the 2nd Vice President and Chairman of the Tribute Dinner Committee for the board. Greg has a long history of community service, having served as President of the Bloomfield Rink, the Rural Community of Upper Miramichi Recreation Committee, the Boiestown Recreation Council, and the Boiestown Lions Club. Currently, Greg holds a management position in the federal government for the Correctional Service of Canada, demonstrating his dedication to serving his community at both the local and national levels.

Greg Munn

2nd Vice-President

An experienced secretary and dedicated volunteer, Olga has been serving as the Secretary on the Board of Directors for the Central Woodmen's Museum since 2012. Olga has also held the position of secretary on the Board of Directors for the Boiestown United Church, Local Service District, and the Miramichi Board of Trades. In addition, she has served as secretary/treasurer for Saint John Ambulance. Before retiring, Olga worked at McCloskey's General Store, Reid's Restaurant, and the Department of Justice. Her passion for volunteering is evident through her attendance at nearly all of the organization's events.

Wendy Ross

1st Vice President

 Bringing extensive experience in volunteering and community engagement, with over 5-6 years of involvement at the museum. Wendy has contributed to a range of activities including ticket sales, dinners, cleanups, and events such as Canada Day celebrations. Wendy's passion for community service extends beyond the museum, having volunteered for 10 years at the local library where she now chairs the board. Wendy has also contributed her time to the UMES hot lunch program for 3 years. As a stay-at-home mom, Wendy brings a unique perspective to the board and a commitment to improving the community.

Phyllis Robinson


Phyllis Robinson is a passionate and dedicated volunteer who has served on our Board for 7 years. With a background of 35 years at Scotiabank and 16 years as co-owner of Spectrum Spray, she has been practicing accounting for two companies for over 20 years. The museum holds a special place in Phyllis's heart as her father was one of the founders. Her dedication to the museum and ensuring that the right decisions are made is evident in her contributions as a board member. Her sentimental attachment to the museum only adds to her commitment to its success.

Roxanne Norrad

Board Chair

Shannon O'Donnell

Board Chair

Oran Furlong

Board Chair


Christine Jean

Executive Director

Phyllis Robinson


Claude Petitpas

Fundraising and Event Coordinator

Eddie Palmer

Maintenance and Grounds Keeping