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Canadian Network of International Reading Association Councils (CNIRAC) is a non-profit organization that connects the provincial associations, local reading councils, special interest councils and groups of the International Literacy Association in Canada. The purpose CNIRAC is to provide communication and serve as a forum for discussion on Canadian literacy issues.


Position Executive Council Name
Chairperson Ontario Reading Association Lorraine Giroux
Vice-Chairperson Alberta Provincial Council Robina Penney
Secretary/Treasurer Ontario Reading Association Garth Brooks
Provincial Coordinator BC Literacy Council

Carrie Froese

Provincial Coordinator Alberta Provincial Council

Su Kerslake

Kathleen Downing

Provincial Coordinator Saskatchewan Reading Council Juanita Brown
Provincial Coordinator Manitoba Reading Association Carol Hryniuk-Adamov
Provincial Coordinator Ontario Reading Association under construction
Provincial Coordinator Quebec Reading Association under constructoin
Provincial Coordinator Nova Scotia Reading Association under construction
Territory Coordinator North of 60 Council Janice Fehr
  Canadian Special Interest Group on Literacy

Sandra Quayle

Dorothy Morrow

Chairperson/Convener of the Canadian Reception is: Garth Brooks