Museum Staff

Museum Staff

General Contacts

General Information & Gift Shop Requests highlandvillage@novascotia.ca

Roots Cape Breton Genealogy Service rootscapebreton@novascotia.ca

Administration

Rodney Chaisson, Director rodney.chaisson@novascotia.ca

Janet MacNeil, Administrative Assistant janet.macneil@novascotia.ca 

Visitor Experience

Katherine MacLeod, Manager of Visitor Experience  katherine.m.macleod@novascotia.ca

Emily Clegg, Coordinator of Agricultural Renewal and Costumes Emily.Clegg@novascotia.ca

Colleen Beaton, Animator

Pauline Campbell, Animator

Marie Chehy, Animator

Brenda Dunphy, Animator

Catherine Gillis, Animator

Cecilia Laing, Animator

Ian MacCalder, Animator

Hoss MacKenzie, Animator/Blacksmith

Aileen MacLean, Animator

John MacLean, Animator

Logan MacLellan, Animator

Beth MacNeil, Animator

Kaye Anne MacNeil, Animator

Sandy MacNeil, Animator

Victoria Quimby, Animator/Textile Coordinator

Phyllis Williams, Animator

Zoie Chaisson, Student Animator

Jessica MacLean, Student Animator

Phyllis Whyte, Student Animator

Gaelic Language and Culture

Dr. Shamus Y. MacDonald, Stiùiriche nan Gàidhlig (Manager)  shamus.macdonald@novascotia.ca

Shannon MacMullin, Coordinator of Cultural Experiences shay.macmullin@novascotia.ca 

Hannah Krebs, Na Cleasaichean hannah.krebs@novascotia.ca

Emily MacDonald, Na Cleasaichean

Stacey MacLean, Na Cleasaichean

Colin Watson, Na Cleasaichean

Collections Management - Artifacts/Archives/Genealogy

Pauline MacLean, Collections/Genealogy Mgr. pauline.maclean@novascotia.ca

Alyssa MacNeil, Archival Assistant

Building & Site Maintenance

Tim MacNeil, Operations Manager tim.macneil@novascotia.ca 

vacant, Carpenter

David MacKenzie, Groundskeeper

Patricia Gaudley, Custodian

Brendan Higgins, Labourer

Gift Shop

Anne MacNeil, Gift Shop Purchasing Anne.MacNeil@novascotia.ca

Anne Gillis, Animator/Visitor Centre Clerk

Laura MacNeil, Animator/Visitor Centre Clerk