Founder

Dr. F.L.R. (Eric) Jackman
Chair
Jackman Foundation

Chair
David Walmsley
Editor-in-Chief
The Globe and Mail

Vice Chair
Maureen Shaughnessy Kitts
Principal
Shaughnessy Kitts Communications

Vice Chair
Anne Marie Owens
Editor-in-Chief
National Post

Treasurer
Peter Bishop
Vice President & Regional Publisher, Metroland East
Metroland Media Group


Adrienne Batra
Editor-in-Chief
Toronto Sun and 24 Hours

Andrew Bernstein
Partner
Torys LLP

Cal Bricker
S.V.P., Horse Racing
OLG

Aaron Brindle
Head of Public Affairs
Google Canada

Michel Cormier
Ancien Directeur général information des Services français
CBC/Radio-Canada

Sophie Cousineau
V.P., ESG and Emerging Risks
Caisse de dépôt et placement du Québec

Paul Deegan
Managing Partner and CEO
Deegan Public Strategies

Jeff Elgie
CEO
Village Media Inc.

Kathy English
Public Editor
Toronto Star

Bob Ezrin
Music and entertainment producer and entrepreneur
Co-founder The Nimbus School of Media Arts, Wow Unlimited Media Inc. (Vancouver)

 

 

 

Wendy Freeman
President, CTV News
Bell Media Inc.

Paul French
Senior Director, Executive Communications
RBC

Matt Galloway
Host, Metro Morning
CBC Radio One

Paul Gammal
Director, Media and External Relations
BMO Financial Group

Graeme Harris
President
Strategic Profile Management

Chethan Lakshman
V.P., External Affairs
Shaw Communications

Riyaz Lalani
Chief Corporate Officer
The Supreme Cannabis Company

Jennifer McGuire
General Manager and Editor-in-Chief
CBC News

Wayne Parrish
Chair
The SPORT Gallery

David Paterson
V.P. Corporate and Environmental Affairs
General Motors Canada

Heather Persson
Editor-in-Chief
Saskatoon Star-Phoenix & Regina Leader-Post

Paul Schabas
Partner
Blake, Cassels & Graydon
LLP

Meigan Terry
S.V.P. Global Communications
Scotiabank

Eric Trottier
Vice-President of Information and Deputy Editor
La Presse

Terrie Tweddle
S.V.P., Corporate Communications
Rogers Communications Canada

Chris Waddell
Associate Professor, Carty Chair in Business and Financial Journalism, School of Journalism and Communication
Carleton University

Andrew Willis
Business Reporter
The Globe and Mail

 

 


Honorary Governors
 

Michael Benedict
President
MCB Strategies

John Cruickshank
Consul General of Canada in Chicago

Hershell Ezrin
Managing Director
Ezrin Communications

John Fraser
former Master
Massey College, University of Toronto

Beth Haddon
Journalist and Former Broadcast Executive
 


 

Barry Joslin
President
FMG Consulting

Robert Lewis
Principal
Robert Lewis Ink

John Macfarlane
Editor Emeritus
The Walrus

Trina McQueen
Adjunct Professor, MBA Program in Arts and Media Administration, Schulich School of Business
York University


 

Richard O'Hagan
President
Richard O'Hagan & Associates

Mark Sarner
Founder
Manifest Communications

Rosemary Speirs
Founding Chair
Equal Voice

Geoffrey Stevens
President
Stevens Consulting Group Ltd.

Scott White
Editor
The Conversation Canada