Fan Gallery Contents: Yvonne Penney


Yvonne Penney

Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Convention fan, former costuming fan

Co-FGoH (with Lloyd): Wilfcon IV (1988), Pinekone 1 (1988), Convalescence (1990), Astronomicon 4 (1995), Contradiction 15 (1995), Concinnity '96, Concept/Boreal '97, Ad Astra 2000, V-Con 25 (2000), Loscon 39 (2012).
TM: Maplecon 13 (1992).

Chair: Star Trek Celebration (aka Toronto Trek 1), 1986; Toronto Trek 2 (1988).
Co-Chair: Smofcon 6 (1989).

Concom: World Mystery Convention/Bouchercon (Toronto, 1992); World Fantasy Convention (Montreal, 2001); Finance Dept., Magicon (1992); Fanzine lounge, ConAdian (1994); Costuming displays, L.A.con II (1984); worked on Masquerade at ConStellation (1983) and ConFederation (1987).
Member of concom, assorted positions and assorted conventions, in Toronto, Ottawa, Montreal, and Rochester NY.
Canadian Agent: Zagreb in 1988, Holland in 1990/ConFiction, UK in 1995/Intersection, L.A. in 2006. Bidcom: Toronto in 2003.

CUFF winner 1998 (with Lloyd).

Assorted costuming awards including 2nd Best Media (Chicon IV, Chicago 1982); Aurora Award for Fan Achievement (Organizational), 1997 for chairing Science Fiction Saturday.

Co-founder of Star Trek Toronto; 15 years as member of Star Trek Welcommittee - various positions; Founder, Creative Costumers Guild; Member, Ottawa Science Fiction Society.

Fanzines: PENNEYS UP THE RIVER AND OTHER CUFF TALES (1998 CUFF trip report, w/ Lloyd).

Editor of monthly electronic newsletter "Pubnites and Other Events" for local community.

Photo by Elizabeth Klein-Lebbink, Feb. 2002
Data: Aug. 2014

Rev. 13-Aug-2014


See also: Penney, Lloyd
See also: Penney, Yvonne & Lloyd