Board of Directors

Our Team…

Marc Charrier, Chair

Marc joined CAPRE board in 2017. Marc is a lawyer with Muttart’s law firm in Kentville, specializing in family law, human rights and immigration. He is involved with many organizations in the area including the Red Door, Refugee Groups and Open Arms. 

Kathleen Purdy, Secretary

Kathleen joined the Board in 2017.  She is a teacher and the Executive Director of the Alexander Society for Inclusive Arts as well as a parent of a CAPRE supported entrepreneur.

Judy VanAmerongen, Founding Mother

Judy is the founding mother of CAPRE and Light for Learning Committee and parent of a CAPRE supported Entrepreneur. Facilitator of Light for Learning Committee. Judy has been married for 48 years to husband Rene, is mother to 2 sons (Lee and Shawn) and      grandmother of 2.

Joy Murphy, Founding Mother

Joy is a founding mother of CAPRE, mother of 2 (Mike and Debbie), grandmother of one. Joy’s hobbies include reading, crocheting, and socializing with family and friends.  Joy is parent of a CAPRE Supported Entrepreneur.