People of the SSC


Website administrator:

Dorothea Burstyn, Dr. phil.: Is a co-founder of the Silver Society of Canada and past president, editor of the Silver Society of Canada Journal. An enthusiastic collector of silver, Dorothea delights in research of antique silver and has written many scholarly articles for various websites and antiques publications.

Treasurer of the SSC.

Executive of the Silver Society of Canada:

Philip Cheong, M.A., President Philip Cheong is a Museum Coordinator with Museums and Heritage Services of the City of Toronto's Culture Division. Outside of work, Philip volunteers at the Royal Ontario Museum as Past-Chair of the Bishop White Committee, which raises funds for the Far Eastern Section of the ROM. In addition to being president of the Silver Society of Canada, he also is the president of the Oriental Ceramic Society of Toronto.
Richard Flensted-Holder, M.A., Past-president and Co-founder Richard is a retired college professor, and a part-time silver dealer. He is a co-founder of the Silver Society and served as its first president.

Jutta Szep Jutta Szep, Dr. phil., Secretary, former Austrian Consul in Toronto, she  has recently retired from her position at  IBI-Group.