Will Scott – Director

Dayana De La Cruz Board Member

Will helps organizations build a progressive culture, so that as they diversify, stakeholders can be met with an inclusive environment. He engages professional communities in dialogue and training related to diversity, equity, and inclusivity. Will creates a road map for organizations to foster a learning environment and design and facilitate tailored learning experiences, support organizations to measure impact in ways … Read More

Michael Roland – Director

Dayana De La Cruz Board Member

Michael Roland and his wife Katie are the parents of two former Mabin students who thrived during their years at the school. Michael is the Chief Operating Officer and General Counsel at Paradigm Capital, an independent, employee-owned, institutional investment dealer. Prior to joining Paradigm in 2009, Michael was Vice-President, Legal at CI Financial. Michael commenced his legal practice at what … Read More

Rosemary Evans – Director

Dayana De La Cruz Board Member

Rosemary Evans was named principal of University of Toronto Schools (UTS) in February 2011. UTS was established in 1910 as a site for training secondary school teachers in Ontario.During her tenure Rosemary has re-established UTS as a school-based partner for the Master of Teaching Program at OISE and solidified the affiliation relationship with the University of Toronto. Rosemary received her … Read More

Takashi Yamashita – Director

Nancy Steinhauer Board Member

Takashi Yamashita is an architect and co-founder of a private equity commercial real estate company.  His wife’s and his two children are in Grade 2 at Mabin.  Takashi has Board experience on national and local arts organizations and has served on various master planning and skunk works committees on behalf of various independent schools in Canada.

Lesley Shore – Director

Dayana De La Cruz Board Member

Dr. Lesley Shore was Assistant Professor in the Department of Curriculum, Teaching and Learning, at OISE/University of Toronto, where she taught Intermediate/Secondary English, educational philosophy, psychology and foundations of curriculum. An active volunteer, Dr. Shore is in her fifth year as Chair of the Canadian Advisory Board of Facing History and Ourselves. She also designed and taught courses on Anne … Read More

Emily Burnett – Director

Dayana De La Cruz Board Member

Emily has been an active community volunteer with organizations that focus on children, education, healthcare and the arts. She has chaired or founded a number of fundraising events, collectively raising over $7 million for various organizations throughout Toronto, including: the Friends of Simon Wiesenthal Center, the United Jewish Appeal, CJPAC (Canadian Jewish Political Action Committee), Camp Oochigeas and The National … Read More

Jeremy Creed – Chair

launch48demo Board Member

Jeremy Creed is a successful entrepreneur who started his career in 1995, at 18 years old, in the tech/IT industry when the Internet and web were in its early stages. His first business, a web and IT consulting firm, spanned for 12 years where Jeremy worked with SMBs, Fortune 500’s and a wide variety of startups. While still actively consulting … Read More

Jennifer Elmaleh – Director

launch48demo Board Member

Jenny Elmaleh has three children at The Mabin School and has always been actively involved in the parent community. An Interior Designer by trade, Jenny brings extensive experience in Fundraising and Strategic Planning.

Johanna Shapira – Director

launch48demo Board Member

Johanna Shapira is a partner at the law firm of Wood Bull LLP in Toronto, a specialty practice law firm in the area of municipal and planning law. Johanna’s practice focuses on development approvals for projects of all kinds including high density residential and commercial. Johanna holds a Juris Doctor from the University of Toronto, and a Bachelor of Arts … Read More

Ron Kellner – Director

launch48demo Board Member

Ron Kellner is the owner of RGK Construction Management, Inc. and has extensive experience in real estate development.  Father of three, Ron’s youngest is in Grade 1 at The Mabin School. He has been an important contributor to our Building Committee.