Board of Directors

Video Pool Media Arts Centre’s Board of Directors is a volunteer board focused on Governance and financial oversight. VP is grateful for the hard work and dedication of all our board members.

If you are curious about joining the board, please send an email to VP’s Executive Director, Emma Hendrix, at vpdirector(at)


Board Executive

CHAIR: Julia Ryckman – Musician, Lawyer

VICE-CHAIR: James Jansen (Jaymez) – Artist, Designer, Technical Director
TREASURER: Joel Mierau – Artist, Technician
SECRETARY: Mandy Malazdrewich – Archivist, Photographer


Members at Large:

Jonah Corne – Academic
Freya Olafson – Interdisciplinary Artist, Dancer
Alan Freeman – Economist, Research Fellow in the School of City Planning at U of M
Doreen Girard – Interdisciplinary Artist, MusIcian
Julie Nagam – Professor, Artist