Greg Oberti is Managing Director in PwC’s Capital Projects & Infrastructure team and leads the Alberta practice. Greg holds multiple roles within the firm including PwC Canada’s National LNG Leader and he is PwC Canada’s National Cleantech Leader for Advisory; he is also a Sessional Lecturer at the University of Calgary. Greg is a CPA, CA, a CBV (Certified Business Valuator), and holds degrees in Economics and Accounting from McGill University and a graduate degree in Finance from the University of Geneva, in Switzerland.
Susan Cuerrier, Treasurer, Finance & Governance Committee
Susan’s extensive finance and business experience is a perfect fit for I Can for Kids. She is a seasoned professional with an MBA and CPA designation and has an impressive history in the fundraising industry, previously holding the position of Chief Financial Officer with the Calgary Health Trust.
Jessica Dirom, Board Secretary & Co-Lead, Fund Development Committee
Jessica Dirom is the Regional Director, Philanthropy with the Canadian Cancer Society Alberta/NWT. Originally from Ontario, she moved to Alberta in 2000 to continue her education at the University of Calgary in Sociology, and she is currently pursuing her MBA with the Australia Institute. Jessica is a fundraising professional with over 15 years of experience enhancing business and fundraising development, managing projects, fostering relationships and implementing strategies to build community partnerships.
Jordan is the Director of Strategy at William Joseph Communications, a marketing agency that serves local organizations in diverse industries, including energy, health, and technology. As a marketer and brand strategist, he is committed to helping businesses and non-profits connect with people to have greater impact. Jordan holds a degree in English and economics and an MBA from the University of Calgary.
James practices corporate law as a partner of Bennett Jones LLP, a national business law firm, specializing in private equity and mergers & acquisitions. James holds Bachelor of Music and Juris Doctor degrees and is admitted to practice law in Alberta and New York. He is a member of the Board of Directors of the Association for Corporate Growth, Calgary chapter.
Bobbi is the founder and lead consultant of Fuse, a Calgary-based consulting practice supporting charities and non-profits in building their organizational and fund development capacity. Her resume over the past 25 years includes health care administration, non-profit marketing and communications, and 19 years in fundraising management. Together with her daughter Sutton, she founded I Can for Kids in 2015. Connect with Bobbi by email.
John Piasta – Advisory Committee Lead – Partner at Bennett Jones
Sutton Garner – I Can for Kids Foundation co-founder and all-around do-gooder
Jim Gray – Philanthropist & Chairman of Energy at Brookfield Asset Management Inc.
Derek Hassay – Professor of Entrepreneurial Thinking at Haskayne School of Business, University of Calgary
Mark Kupka – Managing Director and Team Lead at BMO Corporate Finance Division
TS (Tim) Lane – Creative Director at Aspen Point Productions