2 August, 2011

Our Team


Ross MacDonald
Executive Director –

Ross has been at SportAbility for the last ten years. He came to us as a Douglas College Coaching and General Studies graduate. Ross has already achieved a great deal: he is a two-time Canadian Wheelchair Basketball National Team member, and has been on the Canadian National Soccer Team for four years running.

Jade Werger
Sport Development Coordinator –

Jade joined the SportAbility team in February 2017 as the Sport Development Coordinator.  She graduated from Castleton University in 2013 with a B.A. in Health Psychology and a minor in Fitness and Sport Science. While attending Castleton, Jade was a member of the Women’s Varsity Hockey Team. Jade holds a Master’s degree in Kinesiology from the University of British Columbia, where her thesis focused on hockey official penalty decision making. 

Stephanie Oey
Communications Coordinator

Stephanie joined the SportAbility team as a summer intern in May 2015, and has since stayed with the organization as Communications Coordinator. Her work with SportAbility allows her to combine her widespread background and interests in both sport and digital media. Stephanie holds a Bachelor’s of Kinesiology from the University of British Columbia and a Master’s of Digital Media from the Centre for Digital Media.


Lauren Swan
Community Outreach Programmer –

Lauren joined SportAbility as the Sport Development Assistant in May 2018, and has since taken on the role of Community Outreach Programmer. Lauren is currently attending Douglas College and is working towards a Bachelors degree in Therapeutic Recreation. It is through her past volunteer work that she found her passion for adapted sports.


Board of Directors

Chris Duehrsen – President

Jane Blaine – Treasurer

Judi Cameron – Secretary

Brianna Collis – Director

Val Poirier – Director

Frances Cruise – Director