The Mission Statement

We are a charitable foundation which seeks to sponsor and promote Austrian culture in Canada, act as a coordinating body for Austrian and Austrian-Canadian activities in Canada, and are the national voice of Austrians and Austrian-Canadians in Canada.

The Council ()
Postal address:
1391 Cavendish Rd.
Ottawa ON  K1H 6B8

ACC Executive for the 2023 – 2027 Term


Office Incumbent
Honorary Chairperson Rick Bonner
President Inga Michalek
Past President Roland K. Pirker
Vice President (vacant)
Secretary Rick Bonner
Awards and Membership Chairman Roland K. Pirker
Treasurer Roland K. Pirker
Legal Advisor Heidemarie K. Kelly
Board Of Directors Lena Brabec-Steiner
Inga Michalek
Franz Plangger
Roland K. Pirker
Members Amanda Fanizza
Chris Welling
Ex-officio Members Sylvia Meier-Kajbić,
Austrian Ambassador for Canada
Prof. Dr. Alexander Carpenter,
Director of the Wirth Institute
for Austrian and Central
European Studies