QFA Staff

Ivan HaleDougal Rattray

Executive Director

Dougal Rattray, a native of Scotland, brings with him over 20 years of farming experience in the production of milk, beef, sheep, cereals and vegetables, from smaller, family owned operations, to the value-added, super-market supply chain.  Settling in West Quebec in 2006, with his wife and family of two, he has been a part of the QFA team since the June of 2010.


Adrew McClellandAndrew McClelland

Director of Communications

Andrew McClelland was raised in Cantley, Quebec and wrote his first article for the Quebec Farmers’ Advocate at age 19. He graduated from McGill University with a degree in English and Humanistic Studies, and became managing editor of the Advocate in January 2005. In total, he has won seven awards for his articles at the Quebec Community Newspapers’ Association’s “Better Newspaper Awards”. In 2015, he became Director of Communications for the QFA.