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Vision
To be the leader in the recreation facility profession

2017 Board of Directors
Ross Rankin, RRFA, CAT
President and Chair of the Board
Recreation Association of the Public
Service of Canada - RA Centre
Robert Tunney, RRFA
Past President
St. Michaels College School Arena
Ed Greer, RRFA, CIT, CARPT
President Elect and
Director Western Region
City of Barrie

Mission
To provide leadership in the development and delivery of innovative
training and education programs, value-added services, and quality
products for the benefit of the recreation facility profession.

We Value
■ Expertise in the recreation facility profession that comes from

personal and organizational development
■ Dedication to the professional, efficient and competent operation of

recreation facilities

Randy Watt
Director Eastern Region
Capital Sports Management - Ottawa

■ Communication with our members

Stephen Mearns, CIT
Director-at-Large
City of St. Catharines

■ Results based on business-centred principles

Karen Cooke, RRFS, CAP, CIT
Director Central Region
City of Vaughan
Richard Poole
Corporate Director
CIMCO Refrigeration
Mark Reinert, RRFM, CIT, CPT
Director-at-Large
Town of Petawawa
Cathy Seguin
Director Northern Region
City of North Bay (Retired)

ORFA Team

■ Products and services that are responsive to membership needs

We Believe In
■ Serving our members
■ Strategic partnerships/alliances
■ Advancement of the recreation facility profession
■ Promoting safe, clean, sustainable, efficient and accessible

recreation facilities
■ Information management being the core activity of the Association
■ Being an essential part of the recreation experience
■ Building community

John Milton
Chief Administrative Officer
Sharon Dias
Executive Assistant
Monica Gurpersaud
Coordinator,
Administration and Logistics
Terry Piche, RRFA, CIT
Technical Director
Graham Nesbitt, RRFA, CIT
Coordinator, Training
and Development
Remo Petrongolo
Director, Business Development
Hubie Basilio
Director, Technology and Design
Gordana Mosher
Social Media Coordinator

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Table of Contents for the Digital Edition of Facility Forum - Summer 2017

Risk Management Guidelines for Water Recreational Equipment Areas
Water Use in Turfgrasses
Cemeterian Operations and Management Training– Cape Town, South Africa
The Benefits and Challenges of Daylighting Recreation Facilities
Effective Human Resources Management
Energy Champion – Time to Plan
Rules for Flying the National Flag of Canada
Preparing for the PyeongChang 2018 Winter Olympic Games
Health & Safety (PSHSA) – Preventing and Managing Heat Stress
Member Profile – Jim Bryson, City of Stratford
Index of Advertisers
Facility Forum - Summer 2017 - Intro
Facility Forum - Summer 2017 - cover1
Facility Forum - Summer 2017 - cover2
Facility Forum - Summer 2017 - 3
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Facility Forum - Summer 2017 - 6
Facility Forum - Summer 2017 - 7
Facility Forum - Summer 2017 - Risk Management Guidelines for Water Recreational Equipment Areas
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Facility Forum - Summer 2017 - 10
Facility Forum - Summer 2017 - 11
Facility Forum - Summer 2017 - 12
Facility Forum - Summer 2017 - Water Use in Turfgrasses
Facility Forum - Summer 2017 - 14
Facility Forum - Summer 2017 - 15
Facility Forum - Summer 2017 - Cemeterian Operations and Management Training– Cape Town, South Africa
Facility Forum - Summer 2017 - 17
Facility Forum - Summer 2017 - 18
Facility Forum - Summer 2017 - The Benefits and Challenges of Daylighting Recreation Facilities
Facility Forum - Summer 2017 - 20
Facility Forum - Summer 2017 - 21
Facility Forum - Summer 2017 - Effective Human Resources Management
Facility Forum - Summer 2017 - 23
Facility Forum - Summer 2017 - 24
Facility Forum - Summer 2017 - Energy Champion – Time to Plan
Facility Forum - Summer 2017 - 26
Facility Forum - Summer 2017 - 27
Facility Forum - Summer 2017 - 28
Facility Forum - Summer 2017 - Rules for Flying the National Flag of Canada
Facility Forum - Summer 2017 - 30
Facility Forum - Summer 2017 - 31
Facility Forum - Summer 2017 - Preparing for the PyeongChang 2018 Winter Olympic Games
Facility Forum - Summer 2017 - 33
Facility Forum - Summer 2017 - 34
Facility Forum - Summer 2017 - 35
Facility Forum - Summer 2017 - 36
Facility Forum - Summer 2017 - Health & Safety (PSHSA) – Preventing and Managing Heat Stress
Facility Forum - Summer 2017 - 38
Facility Forum - Summer 2017 - 39
Facility Forum - Summer 2017 - 40
Facility Forum - Summer 2017 - Member Profile – Jim Bryson, City of Stratford
Facility Forum - Summer 2017 - 42
Facility Forum - Summer 2017 - 43
Facility Forum - Summer 2017 - 44
Facility Forum - Summer 2017 - Index of Advertisers
Facility Forum - Summer 2017 - 46
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