Ninette Gyorody has been OMAH’s Executive Director since 2013. Ninette has a BFA and a MA from York University and has been a curator, educator and administrator in museums and galleries since 2002. She is a professor at Fanshawe College in the Faculty of Creative Industries teaching art history online.
Monica received her Bachelor of Arts from McMaster University and went on to receive a certificate in Corporate Communications and Public Relations from Centennial College. After working in administration in Toronto for a few years, she now calls Orillia home.
Art Programming Coordinator
Tanya Cunnington is an artist and curator. She received her associate’s degree from Ontario College of Art and Design (OCAD), majoring in drawing and painting, and studying in Florence, Italy, through its off-
campus program. She exhibits regionally and in Toronto. She was the owner/director of Lee Contemporary Art, an independent art gallery, before joining the OMAH team.
History Programming Coordinator
Lindsay graduated from Brock University in 2015 with a Bachelor of Arts in English and Classical History. She later completed a certificate in Cultural Heritage Conservation Management at Fleming College,
including an internship at The Rooms in St. Johns, Newfoundland.
The Orillia Museum of Art & History is located on the traditional territory of the Anishnaabeg. The Anishinaabeg include the Ojibwe, Odawa, and Pottawatomi nations, collectively known as the Three Fires Confederacy.
In acknowledging that we occupy colonized Indigenous territories, and out of respect for the rights of Indigenous people, we accept our collective responsibility to recognize our colonial histories as well as their present-day manifestations in order to honour, protect, and sustain this land.