George Cooke is a corporate director. He is Chair of the Board of Directors, OMERS Administration Corporation; Director, Hydro One; and Chair of the Board, CANATICS.

In 2012, Mr. Cooke retired after a tenure of more than 20 years as the CEO and a Director of The Dominion of Canada…

Gail Beggs is retired from the Ontario Public Service where she served as a Deputy Minister for over nine years.

Ms. Beggs also served as the President and CEO of the Ontario Clean Water Agency, an Ontario crown corporation, and Chairman of the Great Lakes Fishery Commission, an international agency.

Currently,…

Sunir Chandaria is President of the LePage’s 2000, Inc. division of Conros Corporation, a position he has held since 2009. LePage’s is a leader in office supplies distribution to major retailers across the U.S. and Europe. Mr. Chandaria also represents Conros in a consortium of multinational companies that is…

John H. Craig is Senior Counsel to Cassels Brock & Blackwell LLP and has been practising securities law, primarily in the resource sector for over 40 years.

Mr. Craig also served as a director of a number of public companies, again primarily in the resource sector, during the same period….

Mary Beth Currie has practised law for more than 25 years. She was a partner at McCarthy Tétrault and most recently at Bennett Jones LLP, where she specialized in employment law.

At Bennett Jones LLP, Ms. Currie was co-leader of the firm’s employment services practice regularly providing advice about general…

Urban Joseph began a distinguished career with the Toronto Dominion (TD) Bank in 1952 in Quebec, which culminated in his appointment as Vice Chairman in 1992.

Although Mr. Joseph retired from TD Bank in 1996, he is active as a Corporate Director. He was made an Officer of the Order…

Ms. Lankin is a corporate director. She was the former President and CEO of the United Way Toronto (2001-2010), a Toronto-based charity. In 2009, Ms. Lankin was appointed to the Queen’s Privy Council for Canada and served for five years as a member of the Security Intelligence Review Committee….

Joanne Lefebvre is a Management Consultant.  For 15 years while President and CEO of the Regroupement des gens d’affaires de la Capitale nationale, (RGA) her leadership grew the RGA into the largest bilingual and French-language association of business people in Canada, with strong ties throughout Eastern Ontario and West…

Lori O’Neill is an independent financial and governance consultant to several growth companies. Ms. O’Neill serves on the board of Constellation Software Inc., Hydro Ottawa Holding, Pythian Group, University of Ottawa Heart Institute and Ashbury College. Ms. O’Neill is an FPCA, FCA with over 24 years of experience in…

Shelly Rae

Shelly Rae is the Head of Human Resources Consulting at People R Us. Ms. Rae has over 25 years of experience in the Human Resources profession.

Her expertise covers virtually all facets of Human Resource management including HR Operations, Talent Acquisition and Management, Total Rewards (including Compensation, Variable Rewards, Incentive…

Orlando M. Rosa has built a depth and variance in a law practice primarily focused on civil and commercial litigation.

Mr. Rosa is presently the Managing Partner of Wishart Law Firm LLP in Sault Ste. Marie. He handles a variety of large and complex litigation including railroad liability cases, environmental,…

Darryl Rowe

Darryl Rowe has been in the consumer-packaged goods industry for almost 30 years in Canada.  In that time, he has had the opportunity to work with global multinationals Rothmans, Benson and Hedges (now Phillip Morris International) and the Coca-Cola Company.

More recently, Mr. Rowe served as the President of privately…

Steve Williams is a former Chief of Six Nations of the Grand River Territory, the largest First Nations community in Canada. He continues his success in business as the current president of Grand River Enterprises International, the largest First Nations’-owned tobacco company in the world.

Mr. Williams is a member…