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Ron Hallman appointed to the Banff Centre Board of Governors

Posted on June 04, 2024

Banff, AB, June 4, 2024 


Banff Centre for Arts and Creativity is pleased to welcome Ron Hallman back to the Board of Governors. Ron was recently reappointed as the President and Chief Executive Officer of Parks Canada, a position he has held since August 2019.

Banff Centre’s governance structure includes one Board member to be nominated by the federal minister responsible for the National Parks Act. Ron’s experience will offer Banff Centre invaluable insight.


“It is my pleasure to welcome Ron to the Board of Governors. He will offer a strong, voice on our Board, and we are grateful for his perspective as the head of Parks Canada.”

Paul Baay, Chair of the Banff Centre Board of Governors

“Parks Canada is an important partner for Banff Centre and we are thrilled to have Ron on the Board. His experience both in Banff and across the country is invaluable as we navigate the complexities and opportunities of being in Canada’s only post-secondary institution in a National Park.”

Chris Lorway, President and CEO of Banff Centre

Quick facts:

Banff Centre is a public, board-governed post-secondary institution specializing in arts and culture. The Board of Governors of The Banff Centre consists of:

  • a board chair appointed by government
  • the president of the Banff Centre
  • five public members appointed by government
  • nine members appointed by the board, including one board-appointed member nominated to the board by the federal minister responsible for the National Parks Act

More information on the Board of Governors of Banff Centre can be found here. 

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