Staff & Board

Board of Directors

Sally AustinRepresentative - Sexual Health Centre for Cumberland County
Kate CalnanRepresentative - Halifax Sexual Health Centre
Erin MacDonaldRepresentative - Cape Breton Centre for Sexual Health
Vania MacMillanRepresentative - Pictou County Centre for Sexual Health
Lisa Smith-McInnisRepresentative - Sheet Harbour Sexual Health Centre
Susan BerryRepresentative - Sexual Health Centre Lunenburg County
Janet AucoinMember-at-Large
Roberta DuchesneMember-at-Large
Vanessa KnockMember-at-Large
Yevonne LeLacheurMember-at-Large
Kathy McKayMember-at-Large
Jenny RandMember-at-Large


Leigh Heide – Provincial Coordinator

As Provincial Coordinator, Leigh supports the sexual health centres in managing their collaborative projects. They are also the provincial spokesperson for SHNS.

Leigh lives (with three cats) in their hometown of Mahone Bay, Nova Scotia. They have a background in social work and health programming for youth and LGBTQ2+ communities. Leigh has also worked in community theatre, and is currently part of a shadow puppetry collective.