ACO Port Hope Annual Meeting: 2023

See the round up from this meeting.

Thursday, February 23, 2023
Doors Open 6:30 pm / Meeting Begins 7:00 pm
Sculthorpe Room, The Capitol Theatre

The slate for the Executive is:

  • Katherine McHarg: co Vice-Chair
  • Susan Layard: co Vice Chair
  • Brenda Willows : re-elect as Treasurer
  • Lydia Bell-Gradon: re-elect as Director
  • Laura Antonik: re-elect as Director
  • Jennifer Wadds: elect as Director
  • Tom Cruickshank: elect as Director

The following Directors were elected last year for a two year term and are not required to stand for re-election at this time:

  • Ian MacKay: Chair
  • Susan Carmichael: Secretary
  • Bruce Bowden: Director
  • Bill Bickle: Director
  • Janet Eby: Director

Guest Speaker: Bobby Watt

Bobby Watt

Bobby Watt is a seasoned and respected stonemason who learned his craft in Scotland. He has worked as a stonemason since he was 16 years old. He came to Canada in 1975 and has worked on many iconic buildings, Sunnybrook, First Canadian Place, Hart House, Canada’s Parliament-West Block, Centre Block and Library, Washington Monument and many more

He has been instrumental in setting up training programs for this trade.

Bobby, credits his success to the people he surrounds himself with. They are hardworking, dedicated and talented. In all the years he’s been a stonemason he has never wavered from his commitment to excellence. And, the rest as they say, is history.