The CSGA national office is located in Ottawa, Canada’s capital.
The secure Members Area of the CSGA website allows seed growers a live view of their account. If you are contacting us for an update on the status of your seed crop certification, or your account balance, you can obtain that information in the Members Area. If you are a new user and need a password to access your account online, please contact us.
For prompt replies to your question(s), contact the following support email addresses or the appropriate staff below. Please have your CSGA account number ready.
- Accounting and Finance Inquiries
- Application Inquiries
- Seed Crop Certification Inquiries and Responses to CSGA Requests for Information
- Technical Support Inquiries
- General Assistance
- Communications, Education and Media Inquiries
- Inquiries from Authorized Seed Crop Inspection Services
Canadian Seed Growers’ Association
P.O. Box 8455, Ottawa, Ontario, K1G 3T1, Canada
Tel: (613) 236-0497
Fax: (613) 563-7855
General email: firstname.lastname@example.org
240 Catherine Street, Suite 202, Ottawa, Ontario, K2P 2G8, Canada
National Office Staff
Tel: (613) 236-0497 Ext. 224
Glyn Chancey is the chief executive officer of the Canadian Seed Growers’ Association and reports directly to its Board of Directors. He oversees the day to day operations of the organization and represents the CSGA and its 3500 members nationally and internationally.
Managing Director, Finance and Administration
Tel: (613) 236-0497 Ext. 222
Pam reports to the Executive Director. She oversees CSGA’s accounting, finance and human resource management systems.
Managing Director, Communications and Member Services
Tel: (613) 236-0497 Ext. 225
Caroline reports to the Executive Director. She manages CSGA’s communication, education activities, media inquiries and services to members.
Managing Director, Certification and Technology Services
Tel: (613) 236-0497 Ext. 228
Tel: (416) 583-5573
Doug Miller reports directly to the Executive Director and manages CSGA’s seed crop certification program and related IM/IT support services. He works closely with seed growers and the seed industry to provide ongoing operational support and guidance on certification and related issues.
Managing Director, Policy and Standards
Tel: (613) 236-0497 Ext. 223
Mike reports to the Executive Director and is responsible for the Canadian Regulations and Procedures for Pedigreed Seed Crop Production (Circular 6). He represents the CSGA on seed regulation and other policy and standards matters both domestically and internationally.
Senior Standards Officer
Tel: (613) 236-0497 Ext. 227
Gail Harris reports to the Managing Director of Standards & Policy and provides support to the Managing Director of Certification and Technology Services. She conducts seed crop certification appraisals and assists in the development of new standards and related policies and programs.
Executive Assistant and Event Planner
Tel: (613) 236-0497 Ext. 221
Gaye reports to the Executive Director and coordinates the organization’s core work planning and reporting activities. She is also the CSGA’s event planner and organizes the CSGA Annual General Meeting as well as its Executive Committee and Board of Director meetings.
Operations and Policy Officer
Tel: (613) 236-0497 Ext. 230
Brianna reports directly to the Managing Director of Certification and Technology Services and provides support to the Managing Director of Policy and Standards. She conducts seed crop certification appraisals and assists in the development of CSGA policy and programs.
Operations and Policy Officer
Tel: (613) 236-0497 Ext. 226
Emmanuel reports directly to the Managing Director of Certification and Technology Services and provides support to the Managing Director of Policy and Standards. He conducts seed crop certification appraisals and assists in the development of CSGA policy and programs.
Randy reports to the Executive Director and advises the Association on a number of issues.
Member & Client Service Coordinator
Tel: (613) 236-0497 Ext. 231
Lucie reports to the Managing Director of Communications and Member Services. She provides a wide range of direct support to members.