Serving as a venue to provide professional development, networking, mentorship and leadership opportunities among local Ag community, regional branches are the grass-roots of the OIA. There are active OIA Branches across the Province of Ontario: Branch NameAreas ServedBranch Contact CentralGreater Toronto Area Walter Burch-Smith, P.Ag. GuelphGuelph Area Dean Anderson, P.Ag. HamiltonHamilton Area Doug Yungblut, P.Ag. HuroniaHuronia Area Robin Blythe, T.Ag. Long PointLong Point Area Contact Western Branch Representative NiagaraNiagara Area George Mitges, P.Ag. NorthernNorthern Ontario Area Contact OIA Head Office Ottawa - St. LawrenceOttawa - St. Lawrence Area Christopher P. Dufault, P.Ag. QuinteQuinte Area Contact OSL Branch Representative South WesternSouth Western Ontario Area Contact Western Branch Representative WesternLondon Area Karen Robinson, T.Ag.