Peter Oickle, Chairman
Wayne Thorburne, Vice-Chairman, Bridgewater Town Council Representative
William Greig, Friends of the DesBrisay Museum Society Representative
Erin Carr, Citizen Rep
Dave Hadley, Citizen Rep
Matthew Smith, Citizen Rep

Commission Staff Resources:
Lynette de Montreuil
Patrick Hirtle

NEW! The Bridgewater Museum Commission is a volunteer-driven committee that works with staff to oversee the operation of and long-term planning for the DesBrisay Museum. From programming, to growing the museum's prominence in the community, the Bridgewater Museum Commission's mission is to help steer the DesBrisay Museum while working alongside the museum's private and public sector partners, including Bridgewater Town Council and the Province of Nova Scotia.

If you're interested in volunteering an hour or two each month to serve on the Bridgewater Museum Commission, we would love to hear from you and can help guide you through the easy application process! For more information, you can contact our Culture, Heritage, and Events Coordinator, Lynette de Montreuil, at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or by phoning 902-543-4033, OR you can download the application to serve on the Commission as a PDF by clicking here.