Contact Us

Our administrative offices are located at Lamb’s Inn:

1679 Blair Road
Cambridge,ON  N3H 4R8
The office is open Monday to Friday, 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

We also have other facilities from which we run programs and events.  Please be sure to verify the facility location of the event or program that you are attending:

  • rare ECO Centre (Resource House and Slit Barn), 768 Blair Road, Cambridge
  • Springbank & North House, 681 Blair Road, Cambridge

For general inquiries or to sign up for our newsletter:

Please call 519-650-9336 x 125 or email rare at

Or, use the following Staff Directory to be put in direct contact with one of us.

We look forward to hearing from you!


Stephanie Sobek-Swant, Executive Director
stephanie.sobek-swant at   x.113

Roger Oei, Senior Operating Officer
roger.oei at    x.117

Alissa Fraser, Conservation Ecologist Intern
alissa.fraser at   x.114

Gerrit KammingaLead Educator and Program Facilitator
gerrit.kamminga at   x.123

Erika Kastner, Development and Communications Officer
erika.kastner at   x.122

Emily Leslie, Gill Ratcliffe Educator
emily.leslie at   x.112

Jenna Quinn, Program Scientist – Research Priorities, Partnerships & Monitoring
jenna.quinn at   x.111

Cheyanne Richardson, Community Stewardship Coordinator
cheyanne.richarsdon at x. 126

Sarah Doze, Administrative Coordinator
sarah.doze at   x.125

Christine Thompson, Major Gifts Manager
christine.thompson at   x.118

Tom Woodcock, Planning Ecologist
tom.woodcock at   x.121

Taryn Jarivs, Property Maintenance and Gardens Coordinator
taryn.jarvis at    x.115

rare Charitable Research Reserve
1679 Blair Road
Cambridge, ON N3H 4R8
(519) 650-9336