Our Team

 
Andy Campbell

Andy Campbell, Executive Director -  acampbell@haliburtoncdc.ca 
Andy was raised in St. Catharines, Ontario, and graduated from the University of Guelph. He has been general manager of Haliburton County Development Corporation since its inception in 1985 and works with the staff and the board of directors to guide the work of HCDC in the community. In addition, he works with numerous community organizations. He currently sits on the Minden Hills Economic Development Committee and Dysart et al Housing and Business Development Committee.  Andy previously served as the Chair of the Haliburton Highland Games.

Patti Tallman, Assistant Director - ptallman@haliburtoncdc.ca 
Patti started out with HCDC in 1997 as Secretary Receptionist. Over the past 15 years she has taken on more responsibilities as HCDC has grown and now manages the office operations and the Eastern Ontario Development funding programs. Patti was born and raised in Haliburton Highlands, graduated from the Haliburton Highlands Secondary School and moved to Toronto to work in the Medical and Dental Benefit Insurance industry. She and her husband moved back to the Haliburton Highlands to raise a family. 

 Richard Wannan photo Richard Wannan, Loans Officer - rwannan@haliburtoncdc.ca
We welcome Richard who has just joined the HCDC team as of February 2017.  Richard is the former Branch Manager at BMO in Haliburton.

Sara Joanu, Investment Administrator - sjoanu@haliburtoncdc.ca

 

 

 

 

 

 Cory Abbs, Office Assistant - cabbs@haliburtoncdc.ca
Jim Blake

Jim Blake, HCDC Consultant - jblake@haliburtoncdc.ca
Jim has been working as a consultant in organization development, project management and community economic development for the past twenty years. He has been working with the HCDC since 2002 providing support for community economic development initiatives and strategic planning. Jim is also a part-time faculty member of Fleming College - currently teaching courses in the area of Marketing and Business and works as a consultant with organizations throughout Ontario. He provides support to a wide range of community organizations.