A graduate of Laurentian University, Brian is a Chartered Public Accountant, Chartered Accountant, with more than 15 years’ management experience working with a Crown Corporation and a non-profit organization. Recently, Brian served as Vice-President of the YMCAYWCA of the National Capital Region where he was responsible for Finance, Information Technology and Corporate Service teams. In the role, his innovations turned losses around and produced consecutive years of growth. Prior to his time with the YMCA-YWCA, Brian worked for 15 years with Export Development Canada, progressing from Team Leader to the role of Vice-President and Treasurer. Among his many leadership duties, Brian was responsible for setting financial strategy and advising on expansion opportunities. He was twice nominated for excellence in People Leadership. Brian’s work history and testimonials accentuate his honesty, integrity, his strategic thinking strengths and his ability to leverage relationships; attributes that made him a stand out candidate during our exhaustive search to fill the role of CFO.