Steering committee

Ms. Ratna Omidvar
Co-Chair, DiverseCity
Executive Director, Global Diversity Exchange (Ryerson University)

Ms. Sevaun Palvetzian
Co-Chair, DiverseCity
CEO, CivicAction

Mr. Michael Adams
President, Environics Group of Companies

Mr. Jehad Aliweiwi
Executive Director, Laidlaw Foundation

Ms. Jane Allen
Chief Diversity Officer, Deloitte

Mr. Cameron Bailey
Co-Director, Toronto International Film Festival Group

Mr. Courtney Betty
Chairman, Diversity Business Network

Mr. Rahul Bhardwaj
President & CEO, Toronto Community Foundation

Ms. Kay Blair
Executive Director, Community MicroSkills Development Centre

Mr. Alan Broadbent
Chairman & CEO, Avana Capital Corp.
Chairman, Maytree

Ms. Ann Buller
President & CEO, Centennial College

Mr. Ray Cao
CEO, Loose Button Inc.

Mr. L. Robin Cardozo
COO, Sick Kids Foundation

Mr. Juan Carranza
Founder, Carranza Barristers & Solicitors

Mr. Charles Coffey
Former Chair , Canadian Centre for Diversity

Mr. John Cruickshank
Publisher, The Toronto Star

Mr Andre Goh
Diversity and Inclusion Manager, Toronto Police Service

Mr. Hamlin Grange
President, DiversiPro Inc.

Ms. Julia Hanigsberg
Vice President, Administration and Finance, Ryerson University

Dr. Alex Jadad
Chief Innovator and Founder, Centre for Global eHealth Innovation, University Health Network and University of Toronto

Mr. Stanley Julien
Vice President, Enterprise Risk and Portfolio Management, BMO Financial Group

Mr. Vahan Kololian
Chairman, The Mosaic Institute

Mr. Bahadur Madhani
President, Equiprop Management Limited

Mr. Allan Mark
Former Partner, Ernst & Young

Ms. Faduma Mohamed
Executive Director, Labour Community Services

Ms. Marie Moliner
Regional Executive Director, Ontario Region – Department of Canadian Heritage

Mr. Joe Natale
Executive Vice-President and Chief Commercial Officer,TELUS

Ms. Jagoda Pike
President & Chief Executive Officer, Homewood Health Centre

Mr. Kasi Rao
Consultant, Kasi Rao Consulting

Ms. Tanya Rumble
Associate Manager, Community Engagement, Heart and Stroke Foundation of Ontario

Ms. Anne Sado
President & CEO, George Brown College

Dr. Colin Saldanha
Physician, Saldanha Health Centre

Ms. Paulette Senior
CEO, YWCA Canada

Mr. Alfonso Soriano
Manager, Cash Management, Ontario Financing Authority

Mr. Bill Thomas
CEO and Senior Partner, KPMG

Ms. Norma Tombari
Director, Global Diversity, Human Resources, RBC

Mr. Frank Walwyn
Partner, Weir-Foulds LLP, President, Canadian Association of Black Lawyers (CABL)

Ms. Carol Wilding
President & CEO, Toronto Board of Trade

Ms. Sharon Wingfelder
Vice-President, Human Resources, CIBC

Mr. Daniele Zanotti
CEO, United Way of York Region