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.
Dr. David McKeown, Chair, Public Health Physician, Former MOH, City of Toronto
Mary McGrath, Vice-Chair, Acting Executive Director, GreenLearning Canada Foundation
David Oved, Secretary, David Oved Environmental Communications
Eric Bowman, Gallery on the Farm
Rick Smith, Executive Director, Broadbent Institute
Tonya Surman, CEO, Centre for Social Innovation
Heather Tay, Principal, Solve Consulting
Ray Duc, Forrer Farms
Mary Lou Tanner, Chief Planner, City of Burlington
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.
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.
- December 8, 2016
- September 27, 2016
- July 13, 2016
- July 13, 2016 (Conference call)
- April 7, 2016
- March 1, 2016 (Conference call)
- January 25, 2016
- 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.