Inclusive. Educator. Mover, shaker & Miniature maker.
Community champion and Daybreak executive director.
Passionate youth mentor & founder of Invigorate Leaders.
Co-founder, Executive Director, Consultant & Social Entrepreneur
One of the Co-founders of The Commons, Julia is also a not-for-profit and Social Enterprise consultant, singing cellist and mother.
Andrew is a fourth-year Mount Allison student who is passionate about food security, climate change action, and community engagement.
He co-organizes Lettuce Eat, Community Meals, and works with the Mount Allison Student’s Union.
Board Member & SuperHost
Jules is the mother of twin girls and has a background in banking and business administration.
She also studied with the Beyond Yonder Virtual School for Community Deathcaring Canada to become a Death Doula and Death Educator.
Dr. Rachelle Pascoe-Deslauriers is an Assistant Professor in Commerce and Women’s & Gender Studies at Mount Allison University.
She is interested in issues of job quality, workplace innovation, and business practice.
Public Relations Intern
Ren is a Mount Allison student by day and superwoman by night. As a summer intern, she hopes to help make Sackville a more magical place. Her main project is planning the Street Chalk Art Festival on August 23-24, 2019. In her spare time she enjoys petting dogs and caring for house plants.
Jill Of All Trades and Master of the Universe, Miranda is a lifelong learner with multiple accolades under her belt; there’s nothing she won’t learn and attempt.
She’s often seen with Java, her service dog in training. He’s cute, but please don’t engage him…Miranda’s cuter anyway.
Marsha designs, creates and hosts websites, including this one! She started Rising Tide Creative to help improve the visibility and web presence of artists, entrepreneurs and small business in the maritimes.
The Creative HR Lady
HR Advisory & Consultancy
She also helps individuals in need of resume help!
ArtHive Tenant & Art Therapist
Inspired by the stories we tell and the stories we keep tucked away, Susie uses artistic expression to create space for personal narratives to be shared, honoured, deconstructed, and transformed.
Board Treasurer, Host and Student
Cynthia is a Commerce student at Mount Allison University and is working towards becoming an accountant. Aside from being a student and treasurer, her current hobby is growing a jungle of plants for her cat.
Host, French Teacher and Translator
Alice has 20 years of experience teaching French for different organizations, from university- level language and literature courses, to language school courses for public servants, with private tutoring and online teaching options to accommodate work schedules and language proficiency demands.
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Meghan Rose Allen
Host, Author and Artisinal Mathematician
Meghan Rose Allen has a PhD in Mathematics (Dalhousie, 2009) and is a published author. Her middle grade novel, Enid Strange, is available now, and was nominated for the 2018 New Brunswick Book Award.
She is interested in mathematics education, creative writing, and female and female-identifying inclusion in areas that haven’t been friendly to such inclusion in the past.
Health & Wellness Coach
Angela is passionate about helping others achieve their goals in life, to become the person that she knows they truly are!
Don is an amazing member of our community who used our cell block to make mineral sets for educational purposes. A great naturalist and fountain of geological knowledge.
Julien lives in Sackville with his wife and two kids & is currently working on a doctoral thesis in québécois literature at Université de Moncton.
Dedicated to being a true ally, friend and advocate for young men, Rob is developing programming for a healthy next generation.
Greg loves combining his passion for science with academic and news-worthy publications. In addition to raising two awesome kids, Greg co-manages and teaches at Nava Yoga.
Artist, Designer, Teacher, Follower, Culinary Artist.
Rural Rides Tantramar
This is a rad program where locals can volunteer to drive low income people to medical appointments or to pick up groceries. We’re home to the Tantramar pilot.
Golden Hearted A/V Master
Wade provides assistance with audio/visual interfaces, design, installation, research, rentals, tech support and events. The amazing audio system we have at the Commons was donated and installed by Wade Settle Communications.
An accomplished musician, champion of the music community and fantastic father, James is an astonishing music producer who makes music magic happen and captures the sounds.
Designer, Illustrator and Environmental Educator, Fig Design & Wild Wonder. Looking for beauty in the little things and exploring the forests that surround us.
Outdoor educator, yoga teacher, entrepreneur, artist and an amazing member of our community. Leanne is the founder of Nava Yoga and is starting a Forest School here in Sackville.
Jill Van Horne
Jill is the Network Co-ordinator for Our Food South East.
nd RHN BFA
Artist, Firefighter/First Responder, Parent, Registered Holistic Nutritionist, Naturopathic Consultant. Lover of laughter. Time Bank trainer.
Photographer, Health Coach & Consultant
Providing individual or group health coaching and information:
• exercise/weight training overview
• lifestyle, etc.
Barrister with Hicks Lemoine Law, mom, activist. Stacey is passionate about startups, small business, close-up photography, LGBTQ+ advocacy, crochet and power tools.
Bagtown Brewing Company
Sackville’s first nano-brewery, started by 14 MTA Entrepreneurship students. Now owned by 2 visionaries, they offer tastings, 4 taps and exciting specialty flavours. Check them out down our Entrepreneur Alley!
Daybreak Activity Center
Offering mental health support and services for adults in the Tantramar Region. Daybreak is a founding partner of The Sackville Commons.
We’re better when we’re together!
Meals and More
Meals and More makes mealtime easy. If you live alone, are tired of cooking, or have challenges preparing meals, we can help.
Open Sky Co-operative
Serving adults who experience barriers due to mental health challenges or social disabilities like autism, by providing residential supports, skills training, education and community supports.
A workers co-op based out of The Commons. A rad startup cleaning organization started by amazing people who face employability barriers.
Rotary Club of Sackville
Our amazing local service club, part of Rotary International, are tenant members here at The Sackville Commons.
Sackville Farmers' Market
The Sackville Farmers Market operates year round, every Saturday. With the support of their amazing board & vendors, the Market is a staple of Sackville.
Environmental consulting services to help clients in the public and private sector work towards environmental, social and economic sustainability, and prepare for climate change.
Rural Rides Tantramar
A volunteer-powered Registered Charity created in response to an ever-growing need in our rural communities for safe, affordable, reliable transportation.
Our Food SENB
Food Security Action Network
Helping to build “positive food environments” #OurFoodAction
Nous aidons à créer des “environnements alimentaires positifs” #ActionNosAliments
Supporting communities in addressing the realities of poverty through collaborative social programs that engage community groups, businesses, not-for-profit organizations, government, and individuals.
Sackville Refugee Response Coalition
A community initiative dedicated to sponsoring and welcoming refugees and refugee families.
Providing leadership and innovation programming for high potential high-school students within their communities.
Sackville Commons Co-op Ltd.
64 Main Street
Sackville, N.B. E4L 4A7
Fax: 506 939 2269
Mon – Fri: 9am-5pm