Our Team

Committees

Note: The Chair of the Board and CEO are ex officio members of all committees.

2018 - 2019

Jim Brownlee, CFP, CLU, CH.F.C., Chair.

Hyder Hassan, CFP, CIM, PFP

Blaine Lennox, CFA

Melanie McDonald, LL.B, TEP

Susan O’Brien, B. COMM CIM FCSI

Audit

Catherine Best

Jim Brownlee

Robert (Bob) Gibson

Blaine Lennox

Phil Scherman, Chair

Garth Wong

Denise Bright

Governance

Ali Bhojani

Murray Laverty

Gregory Lohnes

Siân Matthews

Melanie McDonald

Wes Peters, Chair

Patti Pon

Granting

Zaheed Damani

Sherry Ferronato

John Fischer

Amanda Koyama

Murray Laverty, Chair

Ken Lima-Coelho

Lisa Moore

Kirby Redwood

Anne-Marie Syslak

Donald Thurston

Hugh Williamson

Investment

Jim Brownlee

John Fischer

Bob Gibson

Gordon Hoy

Carl Landry

Blaine Lennox, Chair

Paul Moynihan

Geeta Sankappanavar

Phil Sherman

Blake Walker

Impact Investing

Sunny Delaney-Clark

John Fischer, Chair

Marco Fok

Robert (Bob) Gibson

Chris Lohnes

Alykhan Nanji

David Phillips

Phil Scherman

Narmin Ismail-Teja

Major & Signature Grants

Cathy Cochrane

Dale Ens

Sherry Ferronato

Beverley Foy

Murray Laverty

Chima Nkemdirim

Patti Pon, Chair

Betty Schultz

Arts & Heritage

Sybil Choles

Alexi Davis

Nicole Dawe

Kajsa Erickson

Anne Green

Murray Laverty

Anila Lee Yuen

Ken Lima-Coelho, Chair

Patricia McLeod

Christy Morgan

Emiko Muraki

Dean Paddock

Dale Turri

Bob van Wegen

Children Youth & Families

Russ Baker

Leanne Courchesne

Jennifer Craddock

Henri Giroux

Munir Jivraj

Kike Koya

Murray Laverty

Lesley Myles

Jaspreet Sandhu

Jessica Schneider

Buffy St-Amand

Leslie Tamagi

Hugh Williamson, Chair

Ariam Wolde-Giorgis

Daryl K. Seaman Canadian Hockey Fund

Tim Bjornson

Patricia Calvert-Seaman

Cassie Campbell-Pascall

Craig Conroy

Jon Cornish

Murray Laverty

Rilee Manybears

Katy Murdoch

Beckie Scott

Sue Scott

Donald Thurston, Chair

Education & Lifelong Learning

Noureddine Bouissoukrane

Charles Buchanan

Johanna Clark

George Damian

Dianne Goodman

Lisha Hassanali

Amanda Koyama, Chair

Murray Laverty

Megan Marshall

Lorraine Pelletier

Justin Reti

Nilima Sonpal-Valias

Zain Velji

Environment

Guy Innes

Hamish Kerfoot

Murray Laverty

Milton Ortega

Patty Richards

Simon Ross

Rod Ruff

Seyi Smith

Alexandra Stante

Roxanne Steen

Anne-Marie Syslak, Chair

Health & Wellness

Wegahta Berhane

Zaheed Damani, Co-Chair

David Este

Debbie Goulard

Katherine Harmsworth

Alice Lam

Murray Laverty

Jamie Leong-Huxley

Dinu Maligaspe

Ravi Natt

Robert Paré

Patti Pon

Kirby Redwood, Co-Chair Joanne Shaver

Neighbour Grants

Sue DePaul

William Dickson

Dwight Farahat

Mark Hopkins

Eileen Kwan

Murray Laverty

Janet Lavoie

Judy Lawrence

Lisa Moore, Chair

Diyana Woldegebrael

Accounting

Madison Banks

Tracy Beairsto

Jen Craddock

Katie Kemp

George Liritzis

Jeff Lutzak

Janelle Steele

Irene Wong

Office

Maria Dewaele

Angelita Stevenson

Aamna Amer

Aydin Bhojani

Karl Buhler

Alex Dong

Kevin Guan

Hiba Mahmood

Martina Min

Ysa Montemayor

Sawaira Saadat

Werknesh Tesfaye

Diyana Woldegebrael

Sorrayah Bhojani (support volunteer)

John C. Armstrong, QC
Dr. Bill Dickson
Donald T. Hatch, QC
Louis W. MacEachern
Ross F. Phillips, FCA
Don Thurston

Thank you to AltoPartners / Bluestone Leadership Services Inc. for their support in reviewing and evaluating our board and committee member recruitment process.