Board of Directors



Melissa McAlister   President
Owner, Principal Architect, Prairie Architecture

Ryan Palmer   Vice-President
Partner, KPMG LLP

Ryan Segal   Treasurer
Community Planner, Urban Systems

Jeff Palamar   Secretary
Partner, Taylor McCaffrey LLP

Jenny Wright   Member at Large
Deputy Head, Academics, St. John’s Ravenscourt School


Cassie Allen
Senior Manager, KPMG

Shyamala Dakshinamurti
Physician, Health Sciences Centre & Artist

Sowmya Dakshinamurti
Physician, Victoria General Hospital & Artist

Sarah Luby

Allana Schmidt
Vice-President of Organizational Management, 24-7 Intouch

Stirling Walkes
Principal, SMS Engineering


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