• Kiki Delaney Chair

    Kiki Delaney is President of Delaney Capital Management, the investment counselling firm she founded in 1992. Delaney has served on the boards of numerous not-for-profit organizations across Canada. She is Chancellor Emeritus of OCAD University and is a director of The Bentway Conservancy and the Ontario Arts Foundation. She was appointed a Member of the Order of Canada in 2006. She received the Edmond C. Bovey Award from the Business for the Arts in recognition of her lifetime support of Canadian arts and culture. As well, Delaney was awarded honorary degrees from the University of Manitoba, OCAD University, and Mount Saint Vincent University. In 2017, Delaney was inducted into the Investment Industry Association of Canada Hall of Fame.

  • Alexandra Baillie Vice-Chair and Treasurer

    Alexandra Baillie is President of Good & Well, an impact venture firm, where she supports and serves as director to social purpose businesses. Prior to this, Baillie spent several years building a renewable resources and power development company in Liberia, drove policy negotiations for the United Nation’s Convention on Biodiversity, and coordinated a pioneering partnership to green the 2002 UN World Summit on Sustainable Development. Baillie holds degrees from Queen’s University, Yale University, and Harvard Business School. She is Chair of the Board of Canadian Stage, Treasurer of the Art Canada Institute, and an adviser to the Queen’s Biological Field Station.

  • Jamie Cameron Secretary

    Jamie Cameron, now Professor Emeritus, was a full-time faculty member at Osgoode Hall Law School from 1984 to 2020. One of Canada’s most senior public law scholars, Cameron has served on law-related boards that include the Canadian Civil Liberties Association, the BC Civil Liberties Association, and the Board of Editors for Ontario Reports. Cameron is an appointed member of the Ontario and Nunavut Review Boards. She also served on cultural boards that include the McMichael Canadian Art Collection and Canada’s National Ballet School. Cameron is on the board for the Inuit Art Foundation, is a member of the Women’s Art Council at the McMichael, and is involved with Artworks for Cancer.

  • Jon S. Dellandrea Director

    Dr. Jon S. Dellandrea is a writer, art historian, and foundation executive who holds bachelor, masters, and doctoral degrees from the University of Toronto and a master’s degree from Oxford University, where he served as Pro-Vice-Chancellor from 2005 to 2008. He was appointed to the Order of Canada in 2006 in recognition of his service to Canada through the advancement of philanthropy. He is currently the President and Chief Executive Officer of the Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre Foundation.

  • Tim Griffin Director

    Tim Griffin is the former CEO, Chair, and now Advising Director at Connor Clark & Lunn Private Capital. In addition to his thirty-five year career in finance, Griffin spent ten years in the consulting and book publishing businesses. He remains active in the philanthropic community on behalf of several healthcare, educational, and arts organizations, mostly as a fundraiser. Notably, he served as the Chair of the Board of Directors of the St. Michael’s Hospital Foundation for six years and has continued in his capacity as a Director to spearhead leadership and giving campaigns for the foundation. Griffin is also the current Chair of the Investment Committee for the Bishop’s University Foundation.

  • Franca Gucciardi Director

    Franca Gucciardi is the Chief Executive Officer of the McCall MacBain Foundation and President of the McCall MacBain Scholarships at McGill. Formerly, she served as CEO of the Loran Scholars Foundation for thirteen years and was also the Founding Director of Canada’s Millennium Excellence Awards. She is the co-author of You’re It! Shared Wisdom for Successfully Leading Organizations alongside Alan Broadbent. In the community, she serves on the board of Enactus. Gucciardi holds a BA from University of Waterloo as a Loran Scholar, an MA from Carleton University’s Norman Paterson School of International Affairs, the Sara Kirke Award for Entrepreneurship and Innovation, and the Chartered Director designation from the Directors College, the Gil Bennett Gold Standard Governance Award. She was named a Fellow of the International Women’s Forum in 2013.

  • Robert Houle, RCA Director

    Throughout his career as an artist, curator, writer, and educator, Saulteaux artist Robert Houle has been a force for change regarding the representation of Indigenous peoples in public art galleries and museums. A residential school survivor, Houle examines history thoughtfully. He served as the first Indigenous Curator at the Canadian Museum of Civilization, and was the first professor of Indigenous Studies at the Ontario College of Art & Design. He has curated and exhibited widely in solo and group exhibitions and has served on the Board of Directors of the Native Canadian Centre of Toronto and The Power Plant Contemporary Art Gallery, and held advisory committee positions at the AGO, MOCCA, and the McMichael Canadian Art Collection. He is a recipient of a 2015 Governor General’s Award in Visual and Media Arts and the 2020 Toronto Friends of the Visual Arts Founders Achievement Award.

  • Jane Huh Director

    Jane Huh is a Collaborative Lawyer and Mediator. The areas of her practice are collaborative family law and estate planning. She is active on boards associated with legal profession, currently serving on the Board of the Collaborative Practice Toronto, as well as with arts organizations. In 2006, Huh founded the art advisory firm Art Acquisitions Inc. and has worked with private art collectors, contemporary art galleries, and organizations based in Toronto, New York, and London. She earned her MA in Art History from the University of Toronto.

  • Michelle Koerner Director

    Michelle Koerner has worked in senior marketing positions at the Art Gallery of Ontario, the Toronto International Film Festival, Rogers Broadcasting and TVOntario. She is currently the vice-chair of the National Gallery of Canada’s Foundation Board and chair of the Fundraising Committee; a director of the Art Canada Institute Board and chair of the public art program at Evergreen Brickworks. Koerner is the founder and chair of the Women’s Art Initiative at the Art Gallery of Ontario as well as a member of the Modern and Contemporary Art Acquisition Committee at the AGO. Previously, she served on Canada’s National Ballet School Board and the Havergal College Alumni Board. In 2019, she completed a Fellowship in Global Journalism at the Munk School of Global Affairs at the University of Toronto.

  • Sarah Milroy Director

    Sarah Milroy is Chief Curator of the McMichael Canadian Art Collection in Kleinburg, Ontario. The former editor and publisher of Canadian Art magazine, she served as chief art critic of The Globe and Mail from 2001 to 2011. In 2014, Milroy co-curated From the Forest to the Sea: Emily Carr in British Columbia, at Dulwich Picture Gallery, London, followed by Vanessa Bell in 2017 and David Milne: Modern Painting in 2018. In 2019, Milroy co-curated the exhibition Lionel LeMoine FitzGerald: Into the Light. Her forthcoming exhibition Uninvited: Canadian Women Artists in the Modern Moment will open at the McMichael in June 2021.

  • Doina Popescu Director

    Doina Popescu is the Founding Director of the Ryerson Image Centre, a contemporary art gallery at Ryerson University, Toronto, Canada, dedicated to photography and new media, focused on collecting documentary and fine art photography, research, and exhibitions. Popescu has curated and spearheaded many exhibitions, critical arts publications, and public programs with a focus on public engagement and the essential role of the artist and the arts in society. Prior to 2008 Popescu was the Deputy Director and Program Curator at the Goethe-Institut Toronto, where she worked to present cultural dialogue between international artists and professionals in all fields of the arts. She is an expert in institutional leadership and international collaboration, and remains involved in numerous projects that further education and understanding through the arts.

  • Stephen Smart Director

    Stephen Smart built one of Canada’s most important corporate art collections at Osler, Hoskin & Harcourt where he was a lawyer before founding his eponymous consultancy firm and becoming a curator, lecturer, mentor, and collector. He has served on the Cultural Property Review Board, on the AGO Acquisition Committee, as a Founding Director of the Museum of Contemporary Art, and on advisory boards for York University Art Gallery, the Doris McCarthy Art Gallery, the Toronto Public Art Commission, and the Koffler Centre Art Gallery. In 2014, Smart received the Founders Achievement Award from the Toronto Friends of Visual Arts for his numerous contributions.

  • Nalini Stewart Director

    For over thirty-five years, Nalini Stewart has held leadership roles on local, provincial, and national boards. She has been Chair of the Ontario Arts Council, Acting Chair of the Canada Council for the Arts, and President of the Canadian Club. She is a Founding member of the Ontario Arts Foundation, The Power Plant Art Gallery, and the Asia Pacific Foundation. She is currently Chair of Necessary Angel Theatre, Vice-Chair of the Ontario Cultural Attractions Fund, and Chair of Friends of WWF Canada. She is an honorary governor of York University and the National Theatre School of Canada. Stewart received the Order of Ontario and the Ontario Medal for Good Citizenship for “contribution to the arts, education and communication, and for efforts to promote diversity awareness and inclusion.” She has a lifetime achievement award from the Indo-Canada Chamber of Commerce.

  • Steven M. Wilson Director

    Steven M. Wilson is an audit partner in the Asset Management Practice of PwC Canada with over twenty-five years of experience in the field of Financial Services. Prior to moving to Toronto in 2010, he helped lead a financial services audit practice in Vancouver. An avid member of the arts community in Canada, Wilson has extensive volunteer and board experience, both in Vancouver and Toronto. He most recently served on the board of The Museum of Contemporary Art, Toronto.

  • Joyce Zemans Director

    Joyce Zemans is a curator, educator, art historian, and critic. She was director of the Canada Council for the Arts (1988–1992). At York University she served as dean of the Faculty of Fine Arts and director of the MBA Program in Arts, Media & Entertainment Management (Schulich School of Business). She is a member of the advisory committees of the Toronto Arts Council, the Theatre Museum of Canada, and the acquisitions committee of the Art Museum at the University of Toronto. A member of the Order of Canada, she is a fellow of OCADU, the recipient of three honorary doctorates, and the Queen’s Golden and Diamond Jubilee Medals. Zemans has curated numerous exhibitions of Canadian artists, including Bertram Brooker, Alexandra Luke, Kathleen Munn, Edna Tacon, Jock Macdonald, Christopher Pratt, and Tony Urquhart. She is the author of the Art Canada Institute’s publication Jock Macdonald: Life & Work.

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