2019-2020 Board of Directors


Colleen Kennedy
Executive Director

Kathleen Bishop
Events Manager

Keri Johnson
Communications Coordinator

Dev Shields
Events and Communications Assistant 


Bruce Sellery
Personal Finance Expert on Cityline and CBC Radio, Bestselling Author of Moolala 


Anita McOuat
National Leader, Technology, Media, Telecom & Consumer Markets, PwC

Executive Members 

Martha Durdin
President & Chief Executive Officer, Canadian Credit Union Association

Amanda Galbraith
Principal, Navigator

Carrie Kirkman
President,Kirkman Consulting Inc. 

Joseph Lo
President, Movati Athletic

John Medland
Director, Scotiabank

Tracey Pearce
President, Distribution and Pay, Bell Media

David Simmonds
Senior Vice President, Communications & Public Affairs, McKesson Canada

Immediate Past President

Andrew Graham
Chief Executive Officer, Borrowell


Adrienne Batra
Editor in Chief, Toronto Sun

Jill Borra
Senior Director, Content Strategy, RBC 

Ali Ghiassi
Vice President, Industry Affairs and Government Relations, Great West Life

Melani Griffith
Vice President, Marketing, Sales and Business Operations, Google Fiber

Jake Hirsch-Allen
Higher Ed Lead, Canada, LinkedIn Canada/Lynda.com

Nikki Holland
President and CEO, Jewish Federations of Canada - UIA

Andrea Mandel-Campbell
Senior Vice President, Financial and Crisis Communications, NATIONAL Public Relations

Glenn Parkinson
Partner, EY

David Purdy
Chief Revenue Officer, Stingray Music

Helen Reeves
Senior Vice President, Marketing & Communications, Morneau Shepell

Karen Restoule

Associate Chair, Tribunals Ontario

Awanish Sinha
Partner, McCarthy Tetrault LLP

Philippe Tardif
Partner, Toronto Regional Head, Securities & Capital Markets Group, Borden Ladner Gervais LLP

Matt Tedford
Senior Vice President, Head of Roynat Capital, Scotiabank 

Tanya van Biesen
Executive Director, Catalyst Canada

Pamela Warren
Partner, Egon Zehnder

Khadija Waseem
Community Building & Outreach, #MoveTheDial

Honorary Life Directors

Rt. Hon. John N. Turner, P.C., C.C., Q.C.

Isabel Bassett, LL.D.

Libby Burnham, C.M., Q.C., DCL
Associate, Link Strategies

Noella Milne
Partner, Borden Ladner Gervais LLP 

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