Our Executive Leadership Team

Our Team - 211 Nova Scotia

Executive Director

Mary-Jo Monk

902-466-5720, mmonk@ns.211.ca

Coordinator of Finance & Human Resource Generalist

Janice Fraser-Brown​

902-466-5721, jfraserbrown@ns.211.ca

Director of Service Delivery

Ashley Mitchell

902-466-5730, amitchell@ns.211.ca

Coordinator of Service Quality & Training

Kim Wolstenholme

902-466-5729, kwolstenholme@ns.211.ca 

Coordinator of Information Services

Vanessa Penney

902-466-5725, vpenney@ns.211.ca

Communications & Marketing Manager

Sherry Forester

902-466-5723, sforester@ns.211.ca


Community Resource Navigators

To reach one of our Community Resource Navigators, who respond to requests by phone and email, please dial 2-1-1, or email help@ns.211.ca.

For more information,

2022 Board of Directors

Our volunteer Board of Directors provides guidance and leadership at a provincial level. The Nova Scotia 211 team is led by our Executive Director, who works with the Board and staff to ensure NS211’s mission to ensure timely access for all human and social supports by providing information, advocating for the vulnerable, and promoting investment in new programs and services.


Doug Boyd

Strategy Consultant, Retired


Andrea Forbes-Hurley

Partner, Knightsbridge Robertson Surette, Halifax


Safia Rahemtulla, CPA, CA, CIA

Senior Manager, Advisory Services, Ernst and Young LLP, Halifax


Mary Archibald

Executive Director, Financial Services, Service Nova Scotia & Internal Services


Sara Napier

President & CEO, United Way Halifax





Sarah MacIntosh-Wiseman

CEO, Pictou County Regional Enterprise Network


Lindsay Peach

Executive Director, Mi’kmaw Health and Wellness Authority


Andre Gallant

Planning, Management and Policy Consultant


Mike Townsend

Executive Director, Directions Council of Nova Scotia


Dr. Jim Gunn

Education Consultant


Njabulo Nkala

Director, Innovation & Growth, Black Business Initiative