Board Members

Nicola Irving

President

Our family has been part of the Round Hill Community since 2008. My husband and I own and operate a small free range pork farm and meat shop in the area. I am passionate about agriculture and local food, and I am excited about this community project in the heart of Round Hill


Kyle Nahirniak

Vice President

Kyle's family has a long history in the Round Hill area with strong ties to the community.
We are fortunate to have Kyle's ability to dream, leadership skills and his experience in science, environment, project management and agriculture as we navigate our many exciting Renaissance projects.


Susan Ellik

Secretary


Karmen Bowal

Treasurer

Karmen's positivity, talent with numbers and connections within the community are just a few of her many traits that we are thankful to benefit from. Despite her busy family, many work and volunteer commitments, Karmen is always eager to help with more, and available to help solve any problem we encounter.


Gina Bergman

Director

Mom, wife, nurse. Born and raised in Round Hill and proud to be raising my kids here. I love being a part of such a unique and innovative group. I am learning something new everyday!

Jackie Ewald

Director

I have lived in the Round Hill area with my husband and three boys for 16 years. I loves the outdoors, gardening, wildlife, taking nature photographs and greenhouse shopping. Building food security, regenerative permaculture and reconnecting with my diverse cultural roots have become what inspires me.

Elicia Kovak

Director

Elicia's dedication and work ethic have been prevalent in every step of progress the Renaissance has made. Amoung the long list of involvement, Elicia oversees the garden design, chooses seeds and nursery stock, organizes scheduling for planting, weeding and watering.

Birte Robert

Director

Robin Maccan

Director

Taren Holden

Director

I have 4 young children and a background in teaching and science. I am excited to share my passion for regenerative agriculture by providing educational opportunities for the students and community.