Board and Advisory Council

Board of Directors

Dr. James Tansey

Dr. James Tansey

Chair

Deirdre Pothecary

Deirdre Pothecary

Judge (Ret'd)

Ryan Samaroo PhD

Ryan Samaroo PhD

Advisory Council

Andrew Heisz

Andrew Heisz

Director, Centre for Income and Socioeconomic Well-being Statistics, Statistics Canada

Njeri (Jeri) Kontulahti, BA MMCCU

Njeri (Jeri) Kontulahti, BA MMCCU

Manager Community Investment, Vancity

Liz Mulholland

Liz Mulholland

CEO, Prosper Canada

Brenton Peck

Brenton Peck

Director, Financial Services, Financial Health Network

Elvis Wong

Elvis Wong

Senior Manager, Sustainability and ESG Strategy, Royal Bank of Canada

Susan Henry

Susan Henry

Director, Community Impact and Financial Inclusion, Alterna Credit Union

Shawna Peddie, Msc.

Shawna Peddie, Msc.

AVP Citizenship Sustainability and Citizenship, The Co-Operators

Keith Taylor

Keith Taylor

Executive Director, Duca Impact Lab

John C. Lo, MBA

John C. Lo, MBA

Senior Director, Brand and Marketing University of British Columbia

Liz Arkinstall

Liz Arkinstall

Manager, Purpose Integration, Libro Credit Union

Indi Madar

Indi Madar

Manager, Community Impact and ESG Canadian Credit Union Association (CCUA)

Eloise Duncan

Eloise Duncan

Founder and CEO, Financial Resilience Institute

Ryan Samaroo PhD, Board Director, is also a member of the Institute Advisory Council.