Community Partners 

The Banff Poet Laureate position was established in 2017.

Our partners include the Town of Banff, Banff Centre for Arts and Creativity, Banff Public Library, Whyte Museum of the Canadian Rockies, Banff Canmore Community Foundation, and the Banff Culture Collective.  

Ad Hoc Committee

The Banff Poet Laureate is supported by an ad hoc committee comprised of community members.

In 2021, the committee includes:

  • Kurt Bagnell
  • Derek Beaulieu
  • Ted Christensen
  • Lori Dowling
  • Lachlan Mackintosh
  • Sue Moleski
  • Heather Jean Jordan
  • Kim Mayberry
  • Gabe Lunn