Get To Know Our Staff 

Emily Jolliffe


Emily Jolliffe has been the Curator of Billy Bishop Museum since July 2018, she has a Masters of Museum Studies from the University of Aberdeen and a background in law.  Emily previously worked at the Inuit Art Foundation in Toronto, the Royal Ontario Museum and Harbourfront Centre.  She is passionate about public history and enjoys working with community groups to produce collaborative and engaging exhibits that highlight Canada’s rich history.

Task Leader Of:

Collections Management, Conservation, Exhibitions, Honouring Our Local Veterans, Historical Research and Educational Tours


Contact Information 
PH: 519-371-0031

Rhonda Mitchell
Administrative Assistant 


Rhonda has been with the Billy Bishop Museum since 2012, starting with volunteer work helping out with Front Desk Reception, and Special Fundraising Events throughout the year. Rhonda has an Honours Administrative Assistant Diploma, together with 35 years work experience, and was hired as the museum's Administrative Assistant in 2019. She enjoys history and learning from all areas of the past.


Task Leader Of:
Administrative Operations and Finances

Volunteers, Memberships, Newsletters, Marketing and Payroll.

Contact Information 
PH: 519-371-0031

Our Board of Directors 

Board Chairs 

Gloria Habart - Board Chair; Secretary; Chair Operations Committee; Special Events Committee
Dave Alexander - Vice Chair; Chair Veterans Programs Committee; Chair Artefacts, Exhibits and Education Committee


Jim Henderson - Treasurer; Operations Committee
Jim Enright - Director; Chair Facilities Committee
Judy MacKay - Director; Special Events Committee
Diane Austin - Director; Special Events Committee; Chair Membership Committee

William Tyers - Director; Veterans Programs Committee
Fred MacKay - Family Representative (Nephew of Billy Bishop); Operations Committee; Veterans Committee

Website Designed By Karolina B. for the Billy Bishop  Museum

948 3rd Avenue West. Owen Sound Ontario,N4K 4P6

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