Festival Staff


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The High Performance Rodeo cultivates an environment of shared values; to create excellence through collaboration, respect, kindness and fun. These values are ingrained in the creative work of our festival team.
Our team is supported by many talented and creative professional contractors, experts, community members, individuals, and volunteers.
High Performance Rodeo staff may be contacted at 403.294.9494.
Artistic Director
Blake Brooker

Oliver Armstrong
Managing Director
John Dunn
Box Office
Juliet Burgess
Volunteer Co-Ordinator
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Marketing and Communications Director
Ryan Bartlett
Company Manager
Johanne Deleeuw
Business Manager
Technical Director
Mike Skwara

Production Manager
Alexandra Prichard

Development Associate
Mark Bellamy
Administrative Assistant
Kellsey Ronaghan
Board of Directors

Board of Directors


Chair - Viviane Mehr

Co-Chair - James Laycraft

Treasurer - Henry Groen

Secretary - Allison Sears



Todd Hawkwood

Neil Kathol



Blake Brooker C.M.