Board of Governors

The Board of Governors is the legal body governing George Brown College

The affairs of the College shall be governed by a Board which shall consist of persons elected and appointed Governors of the College in accordance with the provisions of the Ontario Colleges of Applied Arts and Technology Act, 2002 and Regulation 34/03 and in accordance with the college's By-law.

The Board conducts its business largely through the Academic and Student Affairs Committee, Finance and Property Committee, Audit and Executive committees which bring recommendations to the full Board at regularly, scheduled meetings. Visitors are welcome and encouraged to attend public sessions during the September to June term of operation.

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Kevin Costante
Retired Public Servant

Vice Chair

Bruce Choy
Managing Director, Research
Global Risk Institute

External Members:

Nancy Prenevost
Head of Legal Affairs and Operational Compliance
Oxford Properties Group

Roger Grochmal
Retired CEO/Owner

Saeideh FardSVP FinancePointClickCare

Omo Akintan
Chief People Officer
University Pension Plan

Adrienne BatraEditor in Chief
Toronto Sun

Rob Gilmour
Vice President
Crestview Strategy  

Arjun Jasuja
Founder and Chairman
Sigma Group

Marnie MacDougall


Andrea Elliott
Senior VP
Moose Knuckles

Internal Members:

Gervan Fearon
Ex Officio

Jon Callegher
Professor, Centre for Business
Faculty Representative

Peter Koutsokeris
Coordinator Orientation & Transition Programs
Support Staff Representative

Kizzy Rodney
Director, Strategic Partnerships & Grants Office
Administrative Staff Representative

Shivam SinghStudent Representative