Board of Directors


E.J. (Ted) Chartrand - Board Chair/Managing Director


Ted joined the Board in February 2012. With his 35 years’ experience in private/public sector management and consulting, as well as significant experience as an artistic director (music), he brings to TotoToo a required level of business acumen and a deep appreciation for the impact of the arts on community life. In 2017, he was honoured to receive the Ottawa Capital Critics Circle Audrey Ashley Award in recognition of his body of work “in making TotoToo Theatre a force on the Ottawa arts scene”. 


Pam Chartrand - Volunteers Director

 Joining the Board in October 2013, Pam brings a wealth of organizational and volunteer experience through past work with the Shepherds of Good Hope; as former Vice-President, Arthritis Society of PEI; President, Charlottetown Newcomers' Club; and as Communications Director, Ottawa V-Day. She looks forward to the continuing growth of the TotoToo volunteer base while ensuring that fun is an essential ingredient in the volunteer experience. 


Josh Kemp - Productions Coordinator

Josh joined the Board in August 2015. He has been seen around the professional and community theatre scene in Ottawa for the past 15 years, and takes great joy in being immersed as a Stage Manager, Director and Actor. He can be found working with Toto Too, and OLT in the coming year.


Michael Tower—Chair, Reading Committee


In the spring of 2010, Michael started his association with Toto Too by designing the costumes for the production of Kilt and continued for four other productions including Hosanna. In the fall of 2013 Michael was asked to chair the reading committee. In the spring of 2014 Michael joined the Board. He has enjoyed being involved with many productions in many capacities. Having seen the company grow and the wealth of talent that has become involved with Toto Too over the years has been a great source of pleasure and pride. Moving forward, the growth of Toto Too through the continued mounting of high quality and challenging theater, is a goal that Michael embraces with great excitement.