Board of Directors

Special Olympics Canada is fortunate to be able to draw upon the experience and talents of our National Board of Directors, a committed group of volunteers who provide leadership at the highest level of governance. They come from a diverse range of industry and professional backgrounds, but are united in their commitment to advance the Special Olympics movement here in Canada.


Stewart Johnston
Senior Vice President, Bell Media Sales and Sports

Chief Charles Bordeleau, Retd
Vice Chair

Mark Tewksbury
Past Chair
Co-Founder & President, Great Traits Inc.

Mike Trojan
Consultant, Senior Advisor

Colin Ground
Partner, Cassels Brock


Andrew Vettese
Boston Consulting Group

Catriona Le May Doan
World & Olympic Champion, Speed Skating

Dion Phaneuf 
NHL Hockey Player

Donna Carbell
Sr. VP, Group Benefits, Manulife

Heather Miller
Athlete Representative, Special Olympics Newfoundland & Labrador

Jennifer Jones
Olympic Curler

John Scullion
Chair, Special Olympics Canada Foundation

Niyousha Zarinpour
Managing Director – Global Banking, Citi

Pam Lilley
Partner, Deloitte

Peter MacKay
Partner, Baker & McKenzie, LLP

Dr. Yona Lunsky
Director, Azrieli Adult Neurodevelopmental Centre