Bob Migliardi
National Director

box626@ipmscanada.com

  • Editor of the IPMS Canada newsletter
    BT (Beaver Tales)
  • Hometown - Ottawa via New York City
  • interested in 1/48 and 1/72 aircraft
  • IPMS Canada since 1968.
  • Has been member of IPMS Ottawa, and
    IPMS/USA chapter in New York
  • In real life Bob is a semi-retired graphic artist,
    and also produces Iliad Decals

John MacDonald
Treasurer
Membership Database & Circulation

box626@ipmscanada.com

  • Hometown - Vancouver, British Columbia
  • Married
  • 1/48 WW2 aircraft, primarily UK, Canadian, and USA. Also 1/350 ships and F-1 race cars
  • Member IPMS Canada since 1976
  • Member IPMS Ottawa since 1975
  • In real life John is a happily retired civil servant

Kerry Traynor
Chapter & Member Liaision
CML@ipmscanada.com

CML main page

  • Hometown - London, Ontario
  • married, two children
  • member of IPMS Canada for 28 years, member of IPMS London for 26 years (past president)
  • teacher in the architectural technology program at Fanshawe College, London
  • modeling interests lays predominantly with 1:48 post WWII aircraft, with some RCAF WWII aircraft , modern armor and the odd ship.  more
Steve Sauvé
RT Editor

RT@ipmscanada.com

Photo
  • Editor of IPMS Canada magazine
    RT (Random Thoughts)
  • Hometown - Ottawa, Ontario
  • Married, two kids
  • claims to build 1/48 WW2 Commonwealth and Luftwaffe, and post-war 'good guys'
  • IPMS Canada since 1968. Has been member of IPMS Ottawa, IPMS Winnipeg, and IPMS Cold Lake.
  • In real life Steve is a civil servant in the Dept of National Defence.
Mark Heyendal
Secretary

box626@ipmscanada.com

  • Hometown - Gatineau, Quebec
  • Married
  • Mostly 1/48 and 1/32 WW2 aircraft. Also 1/350 ships
    and some 1/35 armour
  • Member IPMS Canada since 1968
  • Member IPMS Ottawa since 1975
  • In real life Mark is a manager with the federal government
Allan Murrell
Industry Liaison

box626@ipmscanada.com

  • Originally hailing from the UK, Allan has lived in Canada since 2001 and currently resides in Oakville, Ontario.
  • He is currently IPMS Hamilton President, and also a member of IPMS Burloak.
  • Allan says that he builds aircraft of all types and scales, along with the occasional armour and Sci-Fi subject.
  • In his real life he works as a technical and sales manager in the aviation industry.
Jim Bates
Social Media Coordinator

box626@ipmscanada.com

  • Born - Sault Ste. Marie, Ontario
  • Hometown - Seattle, Washington
  • Married with a nine year old step-daughter
  • Purports to build 1/72 RCAF and Commonwealth aircraft
  • In real life, Jim is a lawyer (noli praeiudicare)
Bruce Playfoot
Marketing & Promotion

box626@ipmscanada.com

  • Originally from Toronto, Bruce grew up ( a relative term ) in Bowmanville, ON and currently resides in Brampton, Ontario
  • He is married with one son
  • Bruce is currently the President of the Peel Scale Modelers and a member of IPMS Toronto, IPMS Hamilton and the Toronto Area Plastic Modelers
  • He builds Aircraft in 1:72 & 1:48 as well as Automotive subjects in 1:43, 1:24 & 1:12
  • In his real life Bruce works as a Dir. of Sales & Marketing within 3D manufacturing
Chris Aleong
Member without Portfolio

box626@ipmscanada.com

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Gary Barling
Member without Portfolio

box626@ipmscanada.com

  • Hometown – Toronto, ON
  • Married, two grown sons
  • 1/48th – 1/32nd aircraft, 1/35th armour, with the odd ship and dinosaur in the mix!
  • Member IPMS Canada since 1965
  • Member IPMS Ottawa since 1969,IPMS Farnborough (UK)  since 1990, IPMS Petawawa since 2014
  • In real life Gary is a semi-retired 40-year Army veteran
The Web Team
  • Hometown - Waterloo, Ontario
  • Married, no kids, one dog
  • Member IPMS Canada since 1964
  • builds mainly 1/72 aircraft
  • finds Real Life a bit of a Mystery
  • Kim's models
Print Production
Dave Fletcher
Staff Cartoonist

Dave Fletcher, RT’s staff cartoonist, joined IPMS Canada in January, 1969. He has illustrated many RT articles, mostly on trainers or support aircraft, over the years. He produced (and sells!) “HARVARD! The North American Trainers in Canada”. After 36 years in the Air Force - five flying tours, 183 missions over Bosnia - he retired with his wife Carol and runs the St.John Ambulance’s Therapy Dog programme in the Comox Valley.
His models are eclectic, mostly 1:48, his two real aircraft, 1:1 scale.