New George Brown College Foundation board appointments

The George Brown College Foundation Board of Directors confirmed Peter Lee as its new Chair and Gary Teelucksingh as Chair of the Board's Finance Committee on October 12, 2017.

As Chair, Peter intends to enhance and develop the Foundation's relationship with its current and future partners. He's the Managing Director and Head of CIBC Private Wealth Management Canada and has over 25 years of experience in the financial sector. His experience extends across private banking and trust services, investment management, financial planning and wealth advisory. He is the former Vice-Chair of the Foundation Board and the former Board Chair of the Children's Aid Foundation.

Gary, who previously served as a member of the Foundation Board's Finance Committee, holds a Masters degree in mathematics from the University of Western Ontario and an MBA from the Richard Ivey School of Business. Gary is a Partner at Capco, a global business and technology management consulting firm. His experience extends across wealth and investment management, banking, brokerage, and financial planning.

Gary replaces Board Director and former Finance Committee Chair, Jerry Patava.

Peter replaces lawyer Noella Milne, who served with distinction as the Foundation Board Chair for two years. Noella continues to serve as a board member.

The Foundation takes this opportunity to thank Noella for her distinguished service and looks forward to Peter's term and vision as Chair of the George Brown College Foundation Board of Directors.