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Tuesday, April 26, 2011


2nd Annual CEO Forum

I am pleased to report there is a lot of energy and excitement building about Plan Y! From March 7-9th I had the pleasure of spending time with all 53 YMCA and YMCA-YWCA CEOs at our 2nd annual CEO Forum. Building on the incredible work started during our “Case for Change” CEO Forum one year […]

Tuesday, January 25, 2011


Getting Back on the Balcony

When I started my new role as President and CEO of YMCA Canada in January 2010, I phoned each one of our YMCA and YMCA-YWCA CEOs in our federation.  This allowed me to ‘get on the balcony’ so to speak, to gain a different view/perspective of our federation.  I thought I would end 2010, and kick off […]

Wednesday, February 10, 2010


The YMCA for Canada

              YMCA Chief Executive Officers took a bold step in the direction of a shared vision on Monday.  We endorsed the case for change which calls on YMCA volunteer and staff leaders to strengthen our federation for greater social impact.  We began to discuss implications of the case for how we work within our respective […]

Tuesday, February 2, 2010


The Difference a Week Can Make

This Sunday, we’re convening our YMCA Chief Executive Officers Forum at the Banff Centre in Alberta.  For a day and a half, we’ll be working together to: