Chris Chard, President 


Gayle Barr, Vice President

Michael Bell, Past President, Acting Secretary

Jonathan Warren, Treasurer


Chris Chard, MBA,CFP, CLU, FCSI, Stonehouse Financial Advisory Services; Chair

Tina Bailey, MPA, MBA, Executive Director, CFKA

Chris Clayton, Investment Advisor, BMO Nesbitt Burns

Louis Gagnon, PhD, Distinguished Faculty Fellow of Finance, Smith School of Business, Queen’s University

Tim Kingston, BCom, Vice President and Financial Consultant, CIBC Wood Gundy (retired)

Marc LeBlanc, MBA, CIM, FCSI, Investment Advisor, Portfolio Manager, Vice President, CIBC Wood Gundy

David Leeson, MSc, Community Member

Scott Miller, CIM, Branch Manager, ScotiaMcLeod

Lynnette Purda-Heeler, PhD, CFA, Associate Professor and RBC Fellow of Finance, Smith School of Business, Queen’s University

Jay Rayner, Investment Advisor, Assante Capital Management

Josée Thériault, CIM®, FCSI, PFP, Portfolio Manager & Wealth Advisor

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Jonathan Warren, Chair 


Tina Bailey

Michelle Chatten-Fiedorec

Ahmed (Shak) Elshakankiry

Greg Fisher

Richard Kizell

First Capital Challenge Loan Review Committee

Greg Fisher, Chair

Tina Bailey

Cindy Bilow

Roger Bowes

Ahmed (Shak) Elshakankiry

A.J. Keilty

Jonathan Warren


Bryce Parisotto, Chair

Tina Bailey

Peter Finnegan

Richard Kizell

Rod White

Regina Rosen Food First Fund

Regina Rosen, Chair

Marilyn Banting

Gayle Barr

Donna Grieve

Donna Gillespie

Catherine Gold

Trisha Purvis


Chris Chard, Chair

Gayle Barr

Michael Bell

Greg Fisher

Jay Rayner

Bill Walsh

Rob Wood


Gayle Barr, Chair

Catherine Gold, Vice Chair

Sue Bates

Moira Browne

Julie Burch

Garry Campeau

Elspeth Christie

Eleanor Christopherson

Patty Devlin

Dale Dilamarter

Bridget Doherty

Fran Harkness

Julia Laidlaw

Paul Mackenzie

Gillian Moss

Clara Paquin

Julie Parker

Joanne Paterson

Michelle Perry

Virginia Perry

Ellen Peters

Tim Powell

Trisha Purvis

Maurice Smith

Bridget Steele

Dave Wyatt

Cherrilyn Yalin

Marketing & Communications

Michael Bell, Interim Chair

Tina Bailey

Jerry Brens

Yara Chard

Kathleen McGregor

Kim Philipps

Meaghan Quinn

Jessica Schonnewille

Nominations Advisory

 Past President, CFKA, Chair

Chamber of Commerce, President

City of Kingston, Mayor

Loyalist Township, Mayor

County of Lennox and Addington, Representative

County of Frontenac, Representative

Queen’s University, Principal

Kingston Frontenac Public Library, Chief Librarian

The Kingston Whig-Standard, Publisher

St. Lawrence College, President


Melissa Seal, Chair

Tina Bailey

Marilyn Banting

Linda Lysne

George Thomson

Ripples Editorial Board

Michael Bell, Chair

Ken Cuthbertson

Merv Daub

Jan MacDonald

Kim Philipps

Rebecca Abrams-Lamendeau; Graphic Design 

Printing & Distribution Support by The Kingston Whig-Standard

Vital Signs® Advisory Committee

Emma Nagy

Carey Bidtnes

Terri-Lynn Brennan

Paul Brulé

Yara Chard

Josh Conner

Laurie Dixon

Mary Jo Dowker

Suzanne Fegan

Cheryl Hitchen

Cailin Mulvihill

Ruth Noordegraaf

Mara Shaw

Vital Signs® Working Group

Michael Bell, Project Leader

George Wright, Project Manager

Tina Bailey

Yara Chard

Paul Elsley

Andrew Silver

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Kingston, ON K7K 2X5
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