Alan Gertner – Director

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The purpose of Alan’s life is to expand human perspective.    He has been lucky to work to try to fulfill this purpose in a multitude of ways along his journey to joining the Mabin board.    Alan was a founding member of Google’s first Global Business Strategy team while based in Mountain View, California. He subsequently moved to Singapore and ran … Read More

Christine Egy Rose – Director

Dayana De La Cruz Board Member

Chris is an executive, product strategist, and advocate for progressive education. Most recently, she was founder and CEO of Scoot & Doodle, a Palo Alto-based, education tech company, pioneering project-based learning for a new generation of digital learners. Before moving into technology, she was a digital media leader and journalist. She was managing director and executive producer for Sawyer Media, … Read More

Emily McKernan – Director

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Emily joined the Mabin Board in 2019.  She is by training a lawyer with more than 13 years of experience helping large corporations, not-for-profit organizations and individuals to resolve various types of litigation disputes.  In addition to spending the majority of her legal career in private practice, Emily was also privileged to spend two years working at a Legal Aid … Read More

Helen McLean – Director

Dayana De La Cruz Board Member

Helen McLean is the executive director of the Donner Canadian Foundation, one of Canada’s oldest and largest private foundations.  She joined the foundation in 1997 and has served in her current position since 2002. Previous roles include senior positions at the Toronto Community Foundation, Ketchum Canada, Arts, and Communications Counselors, and at a small a cultural consulting firm. Helen has … Read More

Jamie Campbell – Director

Dayana De La Cruz Board Member

Jamie is a co-founder of the Two Short Storeys Academy which works to redefine excellence in childcare. It’s also a place that allows him to play his guitar whenever he wants which keeps him happy.  Previously, Jamie spent more than a decade in radio broadcasting, both behind the microphone as an on-air personality, and as an executive with Astral Media … Read More

Jason Sarracini – Director

Dayana De La Cruz Board Member

Jason Sarracini has spent over 20 years in the travel and lifestyle industries.  He has been part of two successful startup exits, one as the founder of Target Vacations in 2012 and the other as a senior team member of Umapped in 2018. Previous roles include senior management positions at Toronto Star Digital, Travelzoo, Tully Luxury Travel, and Hosted Villas. … Read More

Jennifer Elmaleh – Director

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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.

Jeremy Creed – Chair

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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

Johanna Shapira – Director

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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

Mark Jones – Director

Dayana De La Cruz Board Member

Mark is a Director of Turner & Townsend, an international construction consulting firm and leads the Project Management business within Canada. He is responsible for delivering major projects across all industry sectors and is globally responsible for project delivery for one of Canada’s largest financial institutions. Mark began his career at Mott McDonald UK working within the infrastructure division before … Read More