Oversight

Imagine Canada Board

Imagine Canada’s volunteer Board is legally responsible for the Standards Program and appoints members of the Standards Council.

Imagine Canada’s Board is elected by the membership of Imagine Canada (which consists of charities and public-benefit nonprofits) for 3-year renewable terms.

Standards Council

The volunteer Standards Council is responsible for overseeing the Standards Program. This includes recommending Program policies and procedures to the Imagine Canada Board; approving revisions to the Standards; appointing members to peer review panels; reviewing and rendering decisions on complaints about the Program and its participants; and, provide guidance on current and emerging issues relating to the Program.

The current members of the Standards Council are:

  • Don McCreesh

    Chair, Standards Council; Past Chair, Imagine Canada Board
    Corporate Director and Consultant
    Ontario
  • Kristine Webber

    Vice-Chair, Standards Council
    Executive Director, Nature Kids BC
    British Columbia
  • Sara Austin

    Lecturer, Department of Child and Youth Studies
    Mount Royal University
    Alberta
  • Linda Brazier Lamoureux

    Director of Learning and Innovation
    United Way of Winnipeg
    Manitoba
  • Peter Broder

    Policy Analyst and General Counsel
    The Muttart Foundation
    Alberta
  • Rob Donelson

    Vice-President, Development & Alumni Relations
    Wilfrid Laurier University
    Ontario
  • Refat Jiwani

    Chief Financial Officer
    Aga Khan Museum
    Ontario
  • Debra Kerby

    President & CEO
    Canadian Feed the Children
    Ontario
  • Patrick Manley

    Vice-President, Finance
    Heart and Stroke Foundation of Canada
    Ontario
  • Leon Mills

    Executive Director
    Canadian Hard of Hearing Association-NL
    Newfoundland and Labrador
  • Luce Moreau

    President & CEO
    CHUM Foundation
    Québec
  • Janet Rock

    Director of Knowledge Creation
    Propellus
    Alberta
  • Yves Savoie

    President & CEO
    Multiple Sclerosis Society of Canada
    Ontario
  • Paula Speevak

    President & CEO
    Volunteer Canada
    Ontario
  • Martha J. Tory

    Partner (retired)
    Ernst & Young LLP
    Ontario

Our National Partners

  • great west life
  • Lawson Foundation
  • Muttart Foundation
  • RBC Foundation
  • Suncor
  • TD Bank
  • investors group

Learn more about our National Partners and other supporters.

Charitable Registration Number: 119218790 RR0001