Stability on Judo Ontario Board of Directors

Monday September 19th, 2011

´╗┐´╗┐Toronto — The Annual General Meeting of Judo Ontario was held September 18, 2011 at its offices in Toronto. Under the constitution that was adopted last year, one half of the Board must stand for election each year. Judo Ontario yesterday confirmed that it received no declaration of candidacy from any members other than from the four incumbents up for re-election. The four returning Board Members who were declared by acclamation are: Mitch Kawasaki as 1st Vice President, Tom Kasprzyk at Secretary General, Rudy Fischer as Vice President Marketing and Promotions and Dave Robb as Vice President Competitions.

“I am pleased to be working once again with this dedicated group of hard working Board members” said Brian Kalsen, President of Judo Ontario.
Below are the Board of Directors for Judo Ontario for 2011-12, (Title, Name and hometown, term).

President, Brian Kalsen, Ottawa 2010-12
1st Vice President, Mitch Kawasaki, Hamilton 2011-13
Secretary General, Tom Kasprzyk, Smithville 2011-13
Treasurer, Gary Boutilier, Ottawa 2010-12
VP Marketing & Promotions, Rudy Fischer, Uxbridge 2011-13
VP Competitions, Dave Robb, Guelph 2011-13
VP Operations, Doug Wilson, Newmarket 2010-12
VP Technical, Aartje Sheffield, Cedar Valley 2010-12
VP Regions, Mario Rodrigue, Thunder Bay 2010-12

Judo Ontario is a non-profit organization and the provincial governing body for the sport of judo in the province. With the support of its valued partners along with the Ministry of Health Promotion and Sport, Judo Ontario develops young athletes, coaches and referee programs. Additional information about Judo Ontario can be viewed at or by contacting Judo Ontario at 416 426-7006

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