Board of Directors
The Friends of the Greenbelt Foundation is dedicated to promoting and sustaining the Greenbelt as a beneficial, valuable, and permanent feature, enhancing the quality of life for all residents of Ontario. Our Board of Directors helps the Foundation obtain these goals, ensuring the Foundation’s policies, grants, investment, management, and investment reflects these objectives. Currently, our Board of Directors consists of ten members.
Rodney V. Northey, Chair, Gowling Lafleur Henderson LLP
Pamela Robinson, Vice Chair, School of Urban and Regional Planning, Ryerson University
Marcus Ginder, Treasurer, Canopy
David Oved, Secretary, The Schad Foundation
Mary Desjardins, TD Friends of the Environment Foundation
Eric Bowman, Bowmanview, Gallery on the Farm
David McKeown, City of Toronto, Toronto Public Health
Rick Smith, Broadbent Institute
Dr. Debbie Inglis, Biological Sciences, Faculty of Mathematics and Science, Brock University
Joyce McLean, Toronto Hydro
The Foundation is a grant-making organization. Grant proposals are reviewed by Foundation staff, by an external Advisory Committee and by the Board of Directors.
Jason Thorne, planningAlliance
Jenn Miller, Consultant, non-profit and philanthropic sectors
Nicola Ross, Woodrising Consulting Inc.
Robert B. Gibson, University of Waterloo
Steve Holysh, Conservation Authorities Moraine Coalition (TRCA)
Policies & Board Minutes
- 2012–2016 Strategic Plan – pdf 153KB
- Conflict of Interest and Code of Conduct Policy – pdf 1.26MB
All board minutes are provided in .pdf format.
- February 3, 2012
- February 16, 2012
- March 29, 2012
- June 21, 2012
- July 6, 2012
- September 20, 2012
- December 13, 2012
- June 1, 2011 (Conference call)
- June 21, 2011
- July 15, 2011 (Conference call)
- April 6, 2011
- September 22, 2011
- October 12, 2011
- December 13, 2011
For minutes earlier than 2010, please contact us.