Board of Directors

Anne Poirier-Basque
President - Downtown Moncton Centre-Ville Inc.
Anne is in coming up on her 8th year as Executive Director for Downtown Moncton Centre-Ville Inc. and has proved to be a big contributor to the success of Moncton's downtown as well as DNB's. Anne studied at McGill University, as well as L'Universite de Moncton where she acquired a number of skills and knowledge that has lead her to where she is today.
Trina MacDonald
Past President- Business Fredericton North
Trina is a respected and highly accomplished, result-oriented leader with 25 years of successful business development, member services, government relations, marketing, event management and organizational operations experience. She has been apart of Business Fredericton North Inc. for 17 years and has been committed to DNB and the organizations objectives.
Bruce McCormack
Director - Downtown Fredericton
Bruce is the man! He’s been Downtown Fredericton's commander and chief for over 20 years now. In addition to managing the overall administration of our activities and programs, Bruce leads discussions on economic development; acts as our municipal, provincial and federal government liason; and spearheads our business recruitment efforts.
Diane Chouinard
Director- Centre-Ville Tracadie-Sheila Inc.
Diane has dedicated a lot of time and effort into the work she has done with Tracadie-Sheila. Holding her position with Centre-Ville Tracadie-Sheila since 1996 has proven her devotion and we are excited to have her as part of the DNB team.
Anne Macgraw
General Manager- Centre-Ville Shediac Downtown
Anne has a diverse work background; working in sales, communications, marketing and hospitality, she brings a lot of experience to the table making her a perfect fit for DNB.
Chris Daigle
Secretary - Downtown Bathurst Revitalization Corporation
Chris is an expert in the business end of social media, in which he started is own independent company upon directed at small businesses. His skills have translated over to the work he does now with Downtown Bathurst and we are happy to have him as one of our newest board members.
Nancy Tissington
Treasurer - Uptown Saint John
Representing the oldest incorporated city in Canada, Nancy Tissington has been at the helm of Uptown Saint John Inc. for a little over 3 years. Nancy has worked with business improvement associations for over a decade developing strong leadership and marketing skills. She has a profound sense for membership engagement as well as working towards consensus no matter the obstacles. After being away for 30 years, Nancy loves being back in her hometown. Serving in the local business community in New Brunswick’s largest city is not just a job for Nancy, it’s an absolute honor.