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OWHC Board of Directors

The Board of Directors is made up of up to eight Mayors. It is elected by the General Assembly and meets at least once a year. The current Board of Directors’ President is Mr. Bruno Marchand, Mayor of Québec City, and successor of Mr. Jean-Paul L’Allier, first President and Founder of the OWHC.


Here is the history of the Presidents of the OWHC:

City

Mayor

Mandate

City:

Quebec (Canada)

Mayor:

Jean-Paul L'Allier

Mandate:

1993-1999

City:

Bergen (Norway)

Mayor:

Ingmar Ljones (1999) and Anne-Grete Strom-Erichsen

Mandate:

1999-2001

City:

Toledo (Spain)

Mayor:

José Manuel Molina García

Mandate:

2001-2003

City:

Rhodes (Greece)

Mayor:

George Giannopoulos

Mandate:

2003-2007

City:

Cuenca (Ecuador)

Mayor:

Marcelo Cabrera Palacio

Mandate:

2007-2009

City:

Beemster (Netherlands)

Mayor:

Harry N.G. Brinkman

Mandate:

2009-2013

City:

Sintra (Portugal)

Mayor:

Basílio Horta

Mandate:

2013-2015

City:

Lyon (France)

Mayor:

Gérard Collomb and Georges Képénékian

Mandate:

2015-2017

City:

Quebec (Canada)

Mayor:

Régis Labeaume

Mandate:

2017-2019

City:

Kraków (Poland)

Mayor:

Jacek Majchrowski

Mandate:

2019-2022

City:

Québec City (Canada)

Mayor:

Bruno Marchand

Mandate:

2022-2024

Members of the OWHC Board of Directors 2022-2024

President


Mr. Bruno Marchand

Mayor of Québec City (Canada) - Quebec (Canada)
President of the OWHC

Directors


Mr. Michael Ludwig

Mayor of Vienna (Austria) - Vienna (Austria)
Director of the OWHC

Dr. Carlos Moreira Reisch

Intendant - Colonia del Sacramento (Uruguay)
Director of the OWHC

Mr. Carlos Pinto de Sá

Mayor of Évora (Portugal) - Évora (Portugal)
Director of the OWHC

Ms. Souad Abderrahim

Mayor of Tunis (Tunisia) - Tunis (Tunisia)
Director of the OWHC

Mr. Jacek Majchrowski

Mayor - Kraków (Poland)
Director of the OWHC

Mr. Dirk De fauw

Mayor - Brugge (Belgium)
Director of the OWHC

Ms. Lydie Polfer

Mayor - Luxembourg (Luxembourg)
Director of the OWHC

Secretary General


Mr. Mikhaël De Thyse

Secretary General of the OWHC

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