Board of Directors
Our board of directors is comprised of accomplished professionals from corporate, financial and leadership positions across Canada. Our directors provide strategic governance and champion our vision of being a leader in advancing positive and lasting social change in Canada.
N. Jane Pepino, C.M., Q.C., LL.D. LL.M., is a senior partner at Aird & Berlis LLP and the founder of the firm’s Municipal and Land Use Planning Group. As one of Canada’s leading lawyers in the areas of property development and real estate, Jane provides strategic advice for governments, large development corporations, small landowners, and citizen and special interest groups.
John is the Chair, Canada and North American Head of Creative and Content from Edelman Canada, a leading public relations company, which provides integrated communications services to international companies, public sector organizations and not-for-profit organizations.
Shenoor Jadavji is the founder and president-chief executive officer of Lotus Pacific Investments Inc., which specializes in commercial real estate, and the investment and development of properties in Western Canada, North-western United States and India with a focus on value creation and development.
Robert Rabinovitch is an experienced executive who served as president and chief executive officer of CBC/Radio-Canada from 1999 to 2007. Prior to joining CBC/Radio-Canada, he was executive vice-president and chief operating officer at Claridge Inc., a private equity firm headquartered in Montreal.
Allan Seckel is the CEO of Doctors of BC (formerly the BC Medical Association), a position he has held since 2011. His diverse career has included legal practice, private sector management roles and extensive public service, as well as several non-profit directorships.