PEC Chamber

Board of Directors & Staff

The Chamber's volunteer Board of Directors is a committed group of leaders in the business community, serving as strategic visionaries for the membership. The directors represent all regions of Prince Edward County and a broad cross-section of business and professional excellence. 

2022-2024 Strategic Plan
2021 Annual Report Summary

2022 Board of Directors and Staff



Vice President









Executive Director

Office Administrator

Member Relations & Communications


Prince Edward County Winegrowers Association

Bare Bone Acres

Kingfisher Financial

McDougall Insurance Brokers Limited

TD Bank

Crimson Cider

Templeman LLP

Nomad Cre8tive

PS+G Strategy

PEC Council Representative





Duarte Da Silva

Jason Clarke

Lesley Cronk

Lana Whitteker

Abu Karam Mohammad Sager

Craig Robson

Mark Noble

Alyssa Zwonok

Peter Drummond

Jamie Forrester

Lesley Lavender

Teresa Shephard-Benway

Hadas Brajtman

Meet Our Staff

Lesley Lavender

Executive Director

The key representative and advocate for business owners and employers in the community. Providing leadership and direction to the achievement of the PEC Chamber’s mission and objectives, Lesley acts as a liaison among members, the board of directors, staff, volunteers, government, and partners.

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Teresa Shephard-Benway

Manager of Office Operations and Special Projects

Principally responsible to ensure the proper flow of daily operations and office procedures. Teresa engages with and oversees several disciplines including operations, administration, bookkeeping, events and hospitality. She has also completed a two-year training certificate in Volunteer Management.

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Hadas Brajtman

Member Relations and Communications

Contributes to delivering value to our membership base, ensuring that members enjoy a high-quality customer experience throughout every step of their membership journey. Hadas has forged strong relationships with key partners across the community.

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The Prince Edward County Chamber of Commerce represents members and advocates for business across all industries in Prince Edward County. 
We are continuing to build a diverse and representative Board of Directors to drive the Chamber’s strategic direction and governance. Broad business experience, skills and spirit of service are critical as we look to the future.

If you are an advocate for local business, can lend your voice and skills to the Board of Directors, and are a member in good standing with the Chamber, you could be on the Board.

2022-2024 Strategic Plan

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