Chair: Robert Wood, Board Chair

Ian Gemmill, Vice Chair

Gayle Barr, Past Chair

Jonathan Warren, Treasurer

George Wright, Secretary

Stacy G Kelly, Executive Director

Finance & Audit

Chair: Jonathan Warren, Treasurer 

Cara Chesney

Greg Fisher

Stacy G Kelly, Executive Director

Richard Kizell

Bill Walsh


Chair: Peter Finnegan

Claire Kadwell

Richard Kizell

Meagan McLeod

Rod White


Chair: Chris Chard, MBA,CFP, CLU, FCSI, Continuum Financial Services

Stacy G Kelly, Executive Director, CFKA

Chris Clayton, Investment Advisor, BMO Nesbitt Burns

Louis Gagnon, PhD, Distinguished Faculty Fellow of Finance, Smith School of Business, Queen’s University

Tim Kingston, BCom, Vice President and Financial Consultant, CIBC Wood Gundy (retired)

Richard Kizell, BA, RFP, CLU, CFP, Certified Financial Planner, Investment Planning Counsel – Downtown Kingston

Marc LeBlanc, MBA, CIM, FCSI, Investment Advisor, Portfolio Manager, First Vice President, CIBC Wood Gundy (non-voting)

Lynnette Purda-Heeler, PhD, CFA, Associate Professor and RBC Fellow of Finance, Smith School of Business, Queen’s University

Jay Rayner, Investment Advisor, Assante Capital Management

Josée Thériault, CIM®, FCSI, PFP, Portfolio Manager & Wealth Advisor

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Chair: Robert Wood, Board Chair

Denise Cumming

Greg Fisher

Ian Gemmill

Roger Wilson

Alison Young

Stacy G Kelly, Executive Director

Grants Strategy & Impact

Chair: Gayle Barr

Willa Henry

Patricia Orser

Denise Cumming

Community Grants

Chair: Willa Henry

Sue Bates

Lucinda Bray

Moira Browne

Garry Campeau

Elspeth Christie

Patty Devlin-Brens

Dale Dilamarter

Paul Elsley

Susan Everett

Catherine Gold

Fran Harkness

Steve Knechtel

Julia Laidlaw

Paul Mackenzie

Alison Naimool

Bridget Steele

Dave Wyatt

Cherrilyn Yalin

Patricia Orser

Jane Errington

Maurice Smith

Judith Brown

Wessam Ayad

Simge Erdogan-O’Connor

Jung-Ah Kim

John Boggan

Juliet Milsome

Meenakashi Ghadial

Vivien Ludwin

Ghislaine Marcotte

Martha Reid

Marketing & Communications

Jerry Brens, Chair

Titilope Adebola

Michael Bell

Yara Chard

Kassandra Deguire

Kim Philipps

Robert Wood

Regina Rosen Food First Fund

Gayle Barr, Chair

Judith Beaman

Donna Grieve

Catherine Gold

Willa Henry

Ripples Editorial Board

Michael Bell, Editor

Rebecca Abrams-Lamendeau, Graphic Design 

Ken Cuthbertson

Nicholas Healey

Jan MacDonald

Kim Philipps

Special Events

Marilyn Banting, Chair

Frances Casson

Elspeth Christie

Eleanor Christopherson

Nicole Cromwell

Virginia Gordon

Donna Grieve

Diane Kelly

Linda Lysne

Shelagh McDonald

Leesa Owram

Patricia Purvis

Judy Reid

Erna Redekopp

Danielle Sandiford

Cherrilyn Yalin

Nancy Zuber

Equity, Diversity, Inclusion, and Indigeneity Advisory Council

Gayle Barr, Chair

Sunita Gupta, Chair

George Thomson

Bill Walsh

Roger Wilson

Grandmother Laurel

Karhinéhtha’ Cortney Clark

Cynthia (Umunna) Egbunonu

Community Insights Working Group

Michael Bell, Chair

George Wright, Project Manager

Laurie Dixon

Suzanne Fegan

Dr. Meredith MacKenzie

Kris Millan

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