Barrie and Ainslie Mills (Oriana Perm.Reg.) joined the GRCBC in 1975. Each served terms as President and they have acted as Trophy Curators for many years. They organized the first GRCBC awards banquet and were instrumental in the development of the original Club Code of Ethics.
Ainslie served in numerous Executive positions and as Newsletter Editor in the days of the Gestetner. She designed the original Club logo and coordinated the GRCBC Rescue for 11 years.
They bred and/or owned many multi-purpose Goldens, with over 60 champions, numerous GRCC Hall of Famers, dog guides for the blind, avalanche and search and rescue Goldens and many performance titleholders.