Board of Directors
PROVIDING VISION & DIRECTION
Our Board of Directors provides vision and direction for the organization. They liaise with youth serving agencies, develop relationships with our sponsorship partners and oversee staff and program performance.
Current Directors and Officers as of November 15, 2017:
Jason Rodney, President
Director, Marketing at CPAP Direct
Paul Tedesco, Vice President
Managing Director at Track DDB
Soji Olu, Treasurer
Senior Analyst at CIBC
Levi Spronk, Secretary
Senior HR Systems Leader at Torex Gold Resources Inc.
Robert Rosatelli, Chair of Development
Senior IT Executive, Digital and Agile Transformation, Strategy, Process Automation
André De Abreu Ribeiro, Chair of Governance
Marketing/Advertising/Business Consultant at A2R Communication
Dorian Grech, Deputy Chair of Governance
Director Digital Strategic Initiatives at Mackenzie Investments
Bryan Grant, Director, Finance & Development
Senior Director, Transformation & Major Programs at RBC Royal Bank
Jonah Del Duca-Charny, Youth Director, Program
2011 winner of Toronto Brigantine Deep Sea Award
|Additional Honorary Members and Officers of Broad Reach Foundation:|
|Name||Position||Profession & Contribution to Board||Years_on_the_Board|
|Paul Henderson__||Honorary Member||Canadian Sailing Olympian.Keynote speaker, advocate, special events||4|
|Diane Reid||Honorary Member||Skipper, 2015-16 Clipper Round the World Race, solo ocean sailor, marine surveyor, sail training instructor. Program volunteer instructor, vessel maintenance and surveying||4|
|Eric Holden||Honorary Member||Meteorologist, Professional Navigator/Strategist, ISAF Sailor, MCA Master 200gt and an RYA Ocean Yachtmaster, most recently skippered the Clipper 70 Henri Lloyd to a first place finish in the Clipper Round the World Race and was awarded the prestigious Rolex Canadian Sailor of the Year honour. Role model, keynote speaker, advocate, special events||4|
|Nursing student, member of Canadian Olympic Sailing and PanAm Games Teams,Laser Radial class. Mentor, keynote speaker, role model, advocate, special events||4|
Each board member brings their individual qualities to the organization and contributes a minimum of 40 hours active volunteer time each year. Being connected in this way enhances their ability to directly represent the needs of the Broad Reach youth audience.
Broad Reach is always seeking candidates to the Board Directors, standing and ad hoc committees. The Board meets monthly downtown Toronto. Directors are required to actively participate on Board Committees, at events and to support Broad Reach fundraising initiatives. Running a charity is a serious and demanding responsibility – especially with limited financial resources.
Interested candidates with relevant experience, values and appropriate level of professional and personal commitment are invited and encouraged to contact us at [email protected] – we will do our best to ensure that you have a rewarding and impactful experience.
You are also welcome to forward your expression of interest letter to our Executive Director, Marguerite Pyron at [email protected].