In this photo three people sit and four stand. Back row: Christall Beaudry, Karen Birss, Rick Pocket, Eric Bell. Front row: Korryn Kubashek, Kathy Hinther and Becki Zerr.

Saskatchewan advisory board

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CNIB Saskatchewan's leadership team is passionate about changing what it is to be blind today. 

CNIB Saskatchewan's regional advisory board of directors is made up of some of our province’s brightest minds and most successful industry leaders. Dedicated advocates for the rights of blind or partially sighted Canadians, many members are living with blindness or significant sight loss.

Cathy Hinther, chair 
appointed 2018
board member since 2013
manager, Saskatoon Health Services

Dr. Renatta Varma, vice-chair
appointed 2018
board member since 2015
ophthalmologist

Luc Lemoine, director
appointed 2018
board member since 2018 
parent of a CNIB client;
CBC technician

Ron Pugsley, director
appointed 2017
board member since 2011
regional vice-president, Empire Life

Sarah Munford, director
appointed 2018
board member since 2018
travel agent, CAA

Tyler Willox, director
appointed 2017
board member since 2013
strategic initiatives president & CEO's office, Information Services Corporation

Karen Birss, director
appointed 2017
board member since 2016
district vice-president, Saskatchewan South and Western Manitoba, Scotiabank

Rhonda Smysniuk, director
appointed 2017
board member since 2017
senior director, SaskPower

Rick Pockett, director
appointed 2017
board member since 2017 
Lions representative

Becki-Lee Zerr, director
appointed 2017
board member since 2017
CNIB client

Eric Bell, director
appointed 2018
board member since 2018
communications officer, University of Regina faculty association

Korryn Kubashek, director
appointed 2017
board member since 2017
parent of a CNIB client
daycare owner/operator