Board of Directors
As a not-for-profit organization the Canadian Scholarship Trust Foundation is governed by an independent Board of Directors. Its mission is “to advocate, develop, deliver and support solutions that will enable every Canadian resident to have sufficient financial resources to pursue post-secondary education.” Board members are responsible for the stewardship of the Foundation in important areas such as – social mission, ethics, strategy, risk management, and regulatory and compliance matters. As well as the governance and processes of the Foundation’s subsidiaries including the plans, funds and investment vehicles it sponsors for the purpose of delivering on its mission.
Board of Directors
Dr. David R. Lewis, PhD, CFA
Chair of the Board, Director
Assistant Professor, Ryerson University – Ted Rogers School of Management, Consultant and Corporate Director
Sherry MacDonald, CFA
Director, President and Chief Executive Officer
Canadian Scholarship Trust Foundation and C.S.T. Consultants Inc.
Colin Litton, FCPA, FCA, ICD .D
Director, Chair, Audit and Risk Management Committee
Corporate Director; Retired Partner, KPMG
Professor emeritus, Business; Consultant, Higher Education Leadership & Governance
Colleen Sidford, ICD.D
Corporate Director; Retired Vice President, Chief Investment Officer, Ontario Power Generation Inc.
Douglas McPhie, FCPA, FCA
Corporate Director, Retired Partner, Ernst & Young LLP
Andrew Poprawa, CPA, CA, C.Dir
Director, Chair, Governance and Human Resources Committee
President and CEO, Deposit Insurance Corporation of Ontario
A. Elaine Bourassa, CPA, CA
Corporate Director; Retired Managing Director, Greystone Managed Investments Inc.
Brenda Bartlett, ICD.D
President and Chief Operating Officer, PWL Capital Inc.
Dr. Amit Chakma, PhD
President and Vice Chancellor, University of Western Ontario
Director, Chair, Investment Committee
President, Heuristic Branding