RPSC Society

The Society
Updated: February 24/23
As Canada's national society, The RPSC is the world spokesmedia for all stamp collectors in Canada. Membership in the Society is open to anyone, a beginner or an advanced collector. The RPSC offers a number of services that will be of interest to you.

Membership Fees

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    Présidente d’honneur
    Son Excellence la très honorable Mary Simon, C.C., C.M.M., C.O.M., O.Q., C.D., Gouverneure générale du Canada

    Her Excellency the Right Honourable Mary Simon, C.C., C.M.M., C.O.M., O.Q., C.D.,
    Governor General of Canada

President /
Sam Chiu, FRPSC
Toronto, ON
Vice President /
Premier Vice-Président
Dr. Gregg Redner
Dorchester, ON
Secretary /
Jane Sodero
Halifax, NS
Treasurer /
John Sharp
Toronto, ON
Past President /
Président sortant
Ed Kroft, KC, FRPSC
Vancouver, BC


    John Hall, Dartmouth, NS E-mail
    Steve Johnson, London, ON E-mail
    Peter MacDonald, Ottawa, ON E-mail
    David McLaughlin, Pickering, ON E-mail
    Robert Pinet, Toronto, ON E-mail
    Dr. Gregg Redner, Dorchester, ON E-mail
    John Sharp, Toronto, ON E-mail
    Grégoire Teyssier, Quebec City, QC E-mail
    Joe Trauzzi, Brampton, ON E-mail
    Mike Walsh, Wainfleet, ON E-mail
    Joel Weiner, Edmonton, AB E-mail

BNAPS Liaison Hugo Deshaye MMM CD E-mail
The Canadian Philatelist /
Le philatéliste canadien
Robin Harris, FRPSC
PO Box 2243
Beausejour, MB R0E 0C0
[do not send stamps!]

Associate Editor:
François Brisse, FRPSC E-mail

Editorial Committee
François Brisse, FRPSC E-mail
Richard Gratton, FRPSC
Gray Scrimgeour, FRPSC

Business Manager:
National Office/Bureau national

National Office/Bureau national

Chapter and Affiliates Liaison /
Liaison avec les clubs membres et affiliés
George F. Pepall, FRPSC
Kitchener, ON E-mail
Douglas McAndless
London, ON

David McLaughlin
Pickering, ON

Convention Liaison -
National, Regional & Local Shows /
Liaison pour les congrès -
expositions nationales, régionales et locales
Rodney Paige
Thorold, ON E-mail

Stuart Keeley
Thorold, ON E-mail

Hugo Deshaye MMM CD
Quebec City, QC E-mail

David McLaughlin
Pickering, ON

CSDA Dealer Liaison /
Liaison avec l'ACNTP
Ethics Committee /
Comité des plaintes
Ed Kroft, KC, FRPSC (C) E-mail
Robert Timberg
Stuart Keeley E-mail
50-Year Club /
Le Club des 50 ans
Lee Ann Stewart E-mail
Finance Committee /
Comité des finances
John Sharp
Robin Harris, FRPSC
Peter Kritz E-mail

Development & Planned Giving
Robin Harris, FRPSC
Peter Kritz

FQP Liaison /
Liaison avec la FQP
François Brisse, FRPSC E-mail
Hugo Deshaye
Geldert Medal /
Médaille Geldert
Ed Kroft, KC, FRPSC E-mail
Kevin O'Reilly, FRPSC E-mail
George Pepall, FRPSC E-mail

Historian/Archives /
Charles J.G. Verge, RDP, FRPSC
Toronto, ON E-mail
International Liaison /
Liaison internationale
David McLaughlin (Chair)
Pickering, ON E-mail

Sam Chiu, FRPSC E-mail
James R. Taylor, FRPSC E-mail
Charles J.G. Verge, RDP, FRPSC  E-mail

Legal advisor /
conseiller juridique
Membership Recruitment /
Coordonnateur du recrutement
Doug McAndless
George Pepall, FRPSC
Dr. Darin P. Cherniwchan
Ken Lemke
Phil Visser
Membership Reporting /
Gestion des adhésions
National Office/Bureau national
Sam Chiu, FRPSC
Multi-Media Programs / Programmes multimédias Robert Lunn
Garfield Portch, FRPSC
George Pepall, FRPSC
National & Regional Judging Program /
Programme d'évaluation national
Joel Weiner (Chair)
Edmonton, AB E-mail
Ed Kroft, KC, FRPSC E-mail
Rodney Paige E-mail
Charles J.G. Verge, RDP, FRPSC E-mail
Liz Hisey (APS) ex-officio member

Robert Lunn (Atlantic)
John Hall (Atlantic)
François Brisse, FRPSC (Québec) E-mail
Rodney Paige (Ontario)
David Piercey, FRPSC (West) E-mail
Robert McGuinness (BC) E-mail

National Office /
Bureau national

Fax: 416-921-1282

Lee Ann Stewart E-mail
Garfield Portch, FRPSC E-mail

APS Liaison
John McEntyre E-mail
David Piercey, FRPSC

Canada Post Liaison
Mike Walsh

Insurance Plans
Garfield Portch, FRPSC E-mail

Medals & Awards
National Office/Bureau national
Sam Chiu, FRPSC

Press Releases
National Office/Bureau national
Robert Timberg
Mike Walsh

Public Relations
George F. Pepall, FRPSC E-mail
Garfield Portch, FRPSC E-mail
National Office/Bureau national

Services francophones
Hugo Deshaye MMM CD
Michèle Cartier, FRPSC

Nominating Committee /
Comité des nominations
Robert Lunn (Chair) E-mail
James Taylor, FRPSC
RPSC National Exhibits Database /
Base de données des expositions nationales de la SRPC
Robert McGuiness E-mail
David Piercey, FRPSC
RPSC Website /
Site internet de la SRPC

Robin Harris, FRPSC E-mail

Sales Circuit /
Carnets de timbres en approbation
Sandra Foss 
RPSC Sales Circuit 
Box 2130 
Sidney, BC V8L 3S6 

Tel: (250) 655-1715 
Fax: (250) 655-1715 
Social Media /
Les médias sociaux
Jane Sodero (Chair)
Sam Chiu, FRPSC (Chair)
Robert Lunn
Mike Walsh
Robert Timberg
Jesse Robitaille
Leon Matthys
Strategic Planning Committee /
Comité de planification stratégique
Ed Kroft, KC, FRPSC (Chair)
Sam Chiu, FRPSC
Garfield Portch, FRPSC
CAPE-ACEP President
David McLaughlin
Volunteer Recognition Committee /
Comité de reconnaissance des bénévoles
Ed Kroft, KC, FRPSC
Robert Lunn
John Hall
Youth Commission /
Commission de la jeunesse

Stuart Keeley  
Thorold, ON E-mail


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