Staff Directory

Executive Director: Brian Desjardins
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Brian DesjardinsJoined the Hangar Flight Museum staff in 2018.
Brian is the Executive Director of The Hangar Flight Museum. He is an experienced leader with a demonstrated history of over 15 years in managing in tourism, recreation, and government. Most of which – serving in the nonprofit sector. Strong business development professional skilled in marketing and communications, media relations, community and economic development, financial and human resources management, event planning, and advocacy. He has a passion for leading and growing organizations.

As Executive Director of Northwest Territories Tourism he lobbied the Government of Northwest Territories into doubling the marketing budget from $2M to $4M in order to better market the destination. He also championed a new brand launch of the NWT as the ‘Aurora Capital of the World’. He’s won provincial tourism awards for the Danish Canadian National Museum in central Alberta.

 Education Manager: Caitlin Reid
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Education Interpreter: Stephen Yuzyk 

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Volunteer Manager: Caitlin Reid
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Guest Services and Marketing Manager: Lauren Maillet
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Office Manager: Willa Wu
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Event Manager: Herb Grieder
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Collections Manager: Cassandra Cummings
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