Erin Benjamin is leaving the building. Benjamin's been Executive Director of the Ontario Council of Folk Festivals since 2001 after years as a singer/songwriter and OCFF board member.
"On behalf of the entire Board, staff, and membership, I would like to express profound thanks for the passion, vision, and leadership that Erin brought to the role of Executive Director," wrote OCFF president Aengus Finnan in an press release. "Erin has been a pivotal part of the growth and development of the OCFF over the past decade, extending the welcoming reach, resources, and services that are now a signature part of the OCFF’s programming."
A job posting for the position of Executive Director will be made available January 7.