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The Elora Singers, under the direction of  Mark Vuorinen, has established an international reputation as one of Canada’s finest professional choirs. Founded in 1980, it is the ensemble-in-residence of the Elora Festival for three weeks each summer, in addition to presenting a regular concert series, producing recordings, and touring across Canada and internationally.

Artistic Director and Conductor: Mark Vuorinen

Mark Vuorinen is Artistic Director and Conductor of The Elora Singers and the Elora Festival and Waterloo Region's Grand Philharmonic Choir.  He is also Associate Professor and Chair of Music at Conrad Grebel University Colleve at the University of Waterloo and is the President of Choirs Ontario.

Executive Director: Laura Adlers

Laura Adlers has been Executive Director of The Elora Singers and Festival since March 2020.  Recognized for her leadership skills, she has worked primarily with performing artists and arts organizations in Canada and abroad and is known particularly for her work with Canadian and international choirs over the past thirty years.

Board of Directors

Peter Barr, FCA, FCPA, Board Chair
Retired Deloitte Partner

Justin Gorgi, Treasurer
Accounting Manager
Chartered Professional Accountant
Calibre LLP

Laura Robertson, Secretary
Retired Operations Manager
Focus Assessments/CBI Health Group


Ken Frey
President
Frey Communications Inc.

Kate Hoad-Reddick
Experiential Learning Developer & Instructor
College of Arts, University of Guelph

Marta McCarthy
Assistant Professor and Conductor
University of Guelph

 

Alex Miller
President
ESRI Canada Limited

Alan Ralston
Chair, Board of Directors
Ralston CanSafe Inc.

Megan Korol Rooney
Crown Prosectuor

Ken Seiling
Retired Regional Chair
Regional Municipality of Waterloo

Naheed Somji
Digital Marketing Director
Him&Her Inc.

Julie Wilson
Legal Resources & Innovation Lawyer
Gowling WLG

Vision, Mission, and Values

To be a performing arts organization that gives the gift of inspiration, hope and joy directly to individuals and communities through immersive and meaningful experiences born of collaborative endeavour.

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