GRANT B. WALSH, CHAIRMAN
Grant B. Walsh holds a master of business administration in finance and marketing from Southern Illinois University. Since 2007 he has served as Chairman of Walsh Delta Group, a consulting firm specializing in strategic thinking, performance improvement and talent development. From 2005 to 2007 he served as an executive-in-residence at the DeGroote School of Business at McMaster University. He is a past President of St. Peter’s Health System in Hamilton and former Executive Vice-President of ServiceMaster Company.
Mr. Walsh has served as Chairman or Director of numerous organizations, including Medifocus Inc., the Cleveland Clinic Canada Ltd., the Hamilton Philharmonic Orchestra and the Royal Botanical Gardens in Burlington. Mr. Walsh is a member of the Institute of Corporate Directors, the ADR (Alternative Dispute Resolution) Institute of Canada and the ADR Institute of Ontario.
W. MICHAEL EVANS, MBA
W. Michael Evans is President of Atlas Development Corporation, a private commercial real estate development company active throughout Western Canada with its head office in Calgary. Atlas currently owns and manages 1.2 million ft2 of industrial, office and retail space. He has a degree in Engineering from McGill University and an MBA from the Ivey Business School at the University of Western Ontario.
LLOYD S.D. FOGLER, Q.C.
Lloyd S.D. Fogler is a senior partner at Fogler, Rubinoff LLP, Barristers and Solicitors, in Toronto. He is past chair and current director and honorary officer of both Mount Sinai Hospital and Mount Sinai Hospital Foundation. He is also a past trustee, and now an honorary trustee, of the board of trustees of the Royal Ontario Museum. Mr. Fogler holds a bachelor of commerce from the University of Toronto and a bachelor of laws from Osgoode Hall Law School and was appointed Queen’s Counsel in 1970.
Clint Hames has a long history of public service. He was the director of vocational and employment services with the Chilliwack Society for Community Living from 1975 to 1993. In 1990, he was elected as a city councillor and subsequently served as Mayor of Chilliwack from 1999 to 2008. His business experience includes positions as Vice-President and Chief Operating Officer of Pacific Developmental Pathways Ltd. and Vice- President of Clarion Business Services Ltd. He is also President of Hames & Associates Consulting Ltd., a company he founded in 1993. Mr. Hames was awarded the Queen Elizabeth II Golden Jubilee Medal for community service in 2003.
MARK B. LAROCHE
Mark B. Laroche is President and CEO of Canada Lands Company. Mr. Laroche holds a master’s degree in business administration from Concordia University, and a civil engineering bachelor’s degree from the Royal Military College of Canada. Mr. Laroche is also a Chartered Director. Prior to joining the company, he held senior positions in several municipalities, including as Chief Administrative Officer. Mr. Laroche has served as a Director on several not-for-profit boards.
WAYNE MACINTOSH, C.A.
Wayne MacIntosh, a chartered accountant, was an energy industry executive in Nova Scotia, and prior to that Director of the Financial Management Program at the Cape Breton YMCA. Mr. MacIntosh was also a partner for over 20 years at Grant Thornton LLP, where he provided financial management and counselling services across eastern Nova Scotia to a wide range of businesses and government clients.
ALANA MCPHEE, B. COMM., LL.B.
Alana McPhee is a Senior Vice President with Macquarie Group Limited, a global provider of banking, financial, advisory, investment and fund management services, and was formerly a corporate securities law partner with Davies Ward. She served as Director and Secretary of the Women in Capital Markets Association and was previously on the Board of Trustees of the Toronto International Dance Festival. Ms McPhee obtained a bachelor of laws degree from Dalhousie Law School and a bachelor of commerce degree in finance and marketing from St. Mary’s University.
LOUISE N. PELLETIER, BA, LL.B, LL.M
Louise Pelletier is a lawyer with extensive real estate experience, having worked for one of the ten biggest real estate companies in the world. Mrs. Pelletier was assigned to the investment team and responsible for legal matters in several of over 15 jurisdictions where the company is active. She is a member of the Québec Bar and of the Law Society of New Brunswick.