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Hamilton Community Foundation

Board of Directors 2020-2021

as of June 23, 2020

Bob Savage
VP, Manufacturing, ArcelorMittal Dofasco (retired)
Board Chair

Sarah Murphy, B.Eng, CIM
Investment Advisor/Portfolio Manager,
CIBC Wood Gundy

Dr. Maroussia Ahmed
Professor Emeritus | Department of French, 
McMaster University

Laura Cattari
Advocate, Community Engagement and Media

Brooke Eady, CHRL
President, Broadcast Services International

Sandra Edrupt
General Manager, Strategy & Business Planning, ArcelormittalDofasco (retired)

Shylo Elmayan
Director of Indigenous Student Services,
McMaster University

Assad Hoosein
Manager of Facilities, Hamilton Public Library

Cheryl Jensen
President, Algonquin College (retired)

Pranav Pandya, B.Com, CPA
CFO, Fengate

Teresa Smith
President, Hamilton General Hospital (reitred)

Moira Taylor
Executive in Residence, Capacity Canada

Kathy Watts
Vice-President Finance & CFO, Hamilton Health Sciences (retired)


Terry Cooke
President & CEO
905.523.5600 x 224
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Melissa Klaver
Corporate Secretary | Executive Assistant to the President & CEO
905.523.5600 x 227
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Philanthropic Services

Jill Anderson
Director, Philanthropic Services
905.523.5600 x 254
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Shylah MacIntyre
Senior Philanthropic Services Officer
905.523.5600 x 264
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Allan Enriquez – on secondment
Administrator, Philanthropic Services

Lisa Habisreutinger
Interim Administrator, Philanthropic Services
905.523.5600 x 253
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Grants and Community Initiatives

Matt Goodman
Vice-President, Grants & Community Initiatives
905.523.5600 x 259
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Sharon Charters
Manager, Grants
905.523.5600 x 242
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Sarah Glen 
Manager, Community Initiatives
905.523.5600 x 222
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Lorraine Valmadrid
Learning & Evaluation Lead
905.523.5600 x 235
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Jennifer Pearson
ABACUS Project Manager
905.523.5600 x 249
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Tami Henderson
Administrative Assistant, Grants
905.523.5600 x 241
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Community Relations

Grace Diffey, APR, FCPRS
Vice-President, Community Relations
905.523.5600 x 260
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Michael Parente
Communications Specialist
905.523.5600 x 263
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Tracy Varcoe
Administrative Assistant/Webmaster
905.523.5600 x 223
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Finance and Administration

Annette Aquin, CPA, CA
Executive Vice-President, Finance & Operations
905.523.5600 x 243
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Yulena Wan, CPA, CA
Manager, Corporate Services
905.523.5600 x 228
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Jake How, CPA, CGA
905.523.5600 x 230
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Derek Watts
Junior Accountant
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Yvonne Yeoh
Executive Assistant
905.523.5600 x 226
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Morag Halsey
Receptionist/Foundation Support Assistant
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