The Canadian Writing Centres Association / L’Association canadienne des centres de rédaction is an inclusive bilingual association whose members unite to share information, research, ideas, and best practices with members of all writing centres in colleges, universities, and institutes of learning of all sizes; our association represents writing centres—under any name—which embrace multiple structural models and functional philosophies.

CWCA/ACCR Executive

President:  Sarah King (University of Toronto, Scarborough)
Past President: Heather Fitzgerald (Emily Carr University of Art and Design)
Vice President: Clare Bermingham (University of Waterloo)
Treasurer: Jordana Garbati (Wilfrid Laurier University)
Secretary: Nadine Fladd (University of Waterloo)
Membership Chair: Brian Hotson (Saint Mary’s University)
Digital Media Chair: Stephanie Bell (York University)
Conference Co-Chairs: Mandy Penney (Huron University College); Michelle Hartley (King’s University College), Srividya Natarajan (King’s University College)
Members-at-large: Liv Marken (University of Saskatchewan); Holly Salmon (Douglas College)


The Canadian Writing Centres Association is a registered not-for-profit corporation through Innovation, Science and Economic Development Canada (Corporations Canada).

We are governed by the Canada Not-for-Profit Corporations Act as well as our own bylaws. Link to CWCA/ACCR Bylaws.