Vanessa Smith

Vanessa Smith

Chair

Vanessa is the Marketing Manager for the Murphy Hospitality Group. She is a founding board member of Fusion Charlottetown and co-chairs the Biz Under 40 Committee in association with the Greater Charlottetown Area Chamber of Commerce.

Joey Seaman

Joey Seaman

Vice Chair

Joey is the founder of Upstreet Craft Brewing and helps his wife Suzanne Scott operate her family business, Village Pottery. Joey has also worked and volunteered with a wide range of local non-profits, including PEI Association of Newcomers to Canada, PEI Literacy Alliance, PEI Soccer Association and others.

Meaghan Hughes

Meaghan Hughes

Secretary

Meaghan’s work as a lawyer involves finding unique solutions for her clients and she strives to take the same approach to Fusion Charlottetown. She is a competitive curler, volunteer, and political enthusiast.

Michael Fitzpatrick

Michael Fitzpatrick

Treasurer

Michael is a Chartered Accountant and Co-Founder of Fitzpatrick & Company Chartered Accountants in Charlottetown. Michael is an active member of the community volunteering his time with several charities, professional associations, not for profits and now Fusion Charlottetown.

Christina Macleod

Christina Macleod

Board Member

Christina works in public relations and policy development and is an active volunteer in her community. Her ability and passion to connect great people with good causes is what immediately led her to Fusion Charlottetown.

Devin Bruce

Devin Bruce

Board Member

After moving back to PEI in 2010, Devin has become involved in a variety of community organizations including 4H PEI and the United Way. He is a director of an IT consulting company and also a partner in the Charlottetown Sport & Social Club.

 

Beth Lassaline

Beth Lassaline

Board Member

Beth is the founder of Wildfire Consulting, a management firm that is committed to bringing innovative and community driven events to Atlantic Canada. She is looking forward to applying her passion for entrepreneurship and social engagement to the Fusion team.

Matt Sullivan

Matt Sullivan

Board Member

Matt works in IT and is a start-up enthusiast. Matt volunteers on various boards such as the Greater Charlottetown Chamber of Commerce and ITAP, and is involved in such leadership groups as 21 Inc.

Heather MacAulay

Heather MacAulay

Board Member

Meet Heather, she is a proud Islander and lover of “all things community”. Heather has been working in

Charlottetown since 2006 in the Marketing and Sales sector and also worked on a number of major

events such as the 2009 Canada Games and the PEI 2014 Celebrations. You can usually find Heather

running the roads or at various events across PEI. Follow her at @Heathermacaulay!