Location: Delta Hotel Toronto Airport & Conference Centre in Toronto
Theme: Connected by Complexity & Design
April 6, 2019 – Pre-Conference Workshops (optional)
April 7 – 9, 2019 – National Leaders Conference
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Business Officers - Collaboration Within Network [clear filter]
Sunday, April 7

3:00pm EDT

Collaboration Within Networks - Closed Session - Business Officers - CAIS Benchmarks / Key Performance Indicators: Review of Recommended Changes
This will be a working session in relation to the CAIS benchmark / KPI work that has been happening in relation to the CAIS Accreditation process review. Nicole Murphy from Pickering College, who has been part of the process review, is going to lead this time for us.


Nicole Murphy

Director of Finance, Pickering College
NICOLE MURPHY, CA completed her Bachelor of Commerce degree from Queen’sUniversity, with an emphasis on Finance and Accounting, and is a Chartered Accountant. Nicolehas an extensive background in the not-for-profit sector, including 12 years at the SeniorManagement level. She is... Read More →

Sunday April 7, 2019 3:00pm - 5:00pm EDT
Mississauga C

6:30pm EDT

Business Officers Network - Crescent School
Hosted by Crescent School

We are looking forward to some down time with you during our Network dinner. Please look for the Business Network Dinner sign in the Hotel lobby. Buses to depart at 6:30 p.m.

Sunday April 7, 2019 6:30pm - 9:00pm EDT
Monday, April 8

3:00pm EDT

Collaboration Within Networks - Closed Session - Business Officers - Hot Topics in Risk Management
Neil Piller from St. George's School will lead us in a "hot topics in risk management" discussion. Neil is well reputed nationally in this regard.


Neil Piller

Facilities Director, St. George's School
NEIL PILLER completed a BA in geography, a BEd in Social Studies and an MA in Curriculum Studies at the University of British Columbia.  Neil owned andoperated a successful adventure tourism business for nearly ten years before entering the field of teaching. After a short career... Read More →

Monday April 8, 2019 3:00pm - 4:00pm EDT
Mississauga C

4:00pm EDT

Collaboration Within Networks - Closed Session - Business Officers (With Advancement) - Advancement Working Effectively With the Head of School, Finance, Admissions, and a Consultant
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Chad Holtum

Deputy Head, Admissions and Advancement, Glenlyon Norfolk School
Chad Holtum is in his sixth year as Deputy Head of Glenlyon Norfolk School inVictoria, BC.As the head of the Advancement Office, Chad oversees the school’s Admissions,Fundraising, Alumni Relations, International Program, Communications andMarketing operations. Since his arrival... Read More →

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Hal Hannaford

Headmaster, Selwyn House School
Hal Hannaford began his educational career as a student at Lower Canada College in Montréal, and has spent his entire professional life in education. Hal is entering his 30th year as a Headmaster in CAIS schools. He studied at Queen[?]s University (Economics), Concordia University... Read More →
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Kimberly Carter

Executive Director, Enrolment Management, Branksome Hall
Kimberly Carter is the Executive Director, Enrolment Management for Branksome Hall. As Executive Director, Enrolment Management, Kimberly is responsible for all school initiatives that promote, recruit, assess, admit and retain students, including Chair of Branksome Hall’s Financial... Read More →
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Tim Rutherford

Associate Head of School, Chief Financial Officer, Lakefield College School
Tim joined Lakefield College School in December 2013 as the Chief Financial Officer. Prior to joining LCS, Tim gained experience working 20 years working in the Corporate world in senior finance roles, most recently as CFO for GE Hitachi Nuclear Energy Canada Ltd.Since joining LCS... Read More →
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Ross Marsh

President, Ross W. Marsh Consulting Group Inc.
With 28 years of Advancement experience in Canada and internationally, Ross Marsh has worked with over 250 clients on Advancement projects and campaigns with goals from $500,000 to $300 million, as well as a myriad of other projects spanning the education, health, religious, arts... Read More →

Monday April 8, 2019 4:00pm - 5:00pm EDT
Mississauga AB
Tuesday, April 9

7:30am EDT

Working Breakfast/Collaboration Within Networks - Closed Session - Business Officers - Q & A Session
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Jillian Lamothe

Deputy Head, Finance and Operations, St. John's-Ravenscourt School
Jillian Lamothe received her Bachelor of Commerce (Honours) from the University of Manitoba in 1987 and achieved her professional designation as a Chartered Accountant in 1990. She currently serves as Deputy Head, Finance and Operations at St. John's-Ravenscourt School in Winnipeg... Read More →

Tuesday April 9, 2019 7:30am - 8:30am EDT
Mississauga C