The CSF employs one full-time staff person – the Executive Director – and one part-time bookkeeper. The function of the Executive Director is to oversee the operations of the CSF, implement the goals and objectives of the strategic plan, and manage human, financial and physical resources. 

Other staff positions are supported through financial assistance from the federal government, including a part-time Voluntary Scrapie Flock Certification Program and Chronic Wasting Disease Voluntary Herd Certification Program Assessor (this role is supervised by CSF’s Executive Director). 

Executive Director: Corlena Patterson

Phone: 1-888-684-7739 
Voluntary Scrapie Flock Certification Program Status Assessor Claire Knubley 

Phone: 1-888-534-1302 
Chronic Wasting Disease Voluntary Herd Certification Program Status Assessor for SK, MB, ON & QC. Julia Patterson 



About CSF

The Canadian Sheep Federation (CSF) and the Canadian sheep industry at large are facing an exciting time in the evolution of the sheep value chain. Huge opportunities exist today to grow markets, increase value for all stakeholders, and secure the prosperity of the industry for the future.

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CSF plays a central role in coordinating efforts to make this happen, including resources like this website that are intended to help existing lamb producers and new entrants find the information and contacts they need to grow and prosper. If you don’t find what you’re looking for please contact the CSF office.

Get in Touch

  • Phone:  613-652-1824 or
  • 1-888-684-7739
    Fax: 613-652-1599
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  • Address:
    Canadian Sheep Federation
    PO Box 10
    Williamsburg, ON K0C 2H0