Board of Directors

The Greater Niagara Chamber board of directors is a strong, balanced blend of local business leaders and community influencers whose knowledge and experience strategically guide the organization. They welcome the opportunity to speak with local business professionals, hear their issues and concerns, and share the purpose, initiatives and significance of the GNCC.

Neil Thornton, Chair

Neil Thornton, Chair

President, The Thornton Group of Companies

Colleen Fleming, Vice Chair

Colleen Fleming, Vice Chair

President, C. Fleming & Associates Ltd.

Scott Glover, Director at Large

Scott Glover, Director at Large

Manager, Kalar Rd. Branch, Meridian Credit Union

Ian Kowalchuk, Past Chair

Ian Kowalchuk, Past Chair

Partner, Merit Contractors Niagara

Pam Lilley, Honorary Treasurer

Pam Lilley, Honorary Treasurer

Partner, Assurance & Advisory, Deloitte Canada

Harry Korosis, Honorary Solicitor

Harry Korosis, Honorary Solicitor

Partner, Chown Cairns Lawyers LLP

Janice Arnoldi (on leave until November 2018)

Janice Arnoldi (on leave until November 2018)

Social Media Storyteller, Strategist, Trainer, and Partner in Janice & Robin Digital Communications

Lisa Benger MBA, CHRL

Lisa Benger MBA, CHRL

Director Human Resources, Walker Industries Holdings Limited

Noel Buckley

Noel Buckley

President & General Manager, Scotiabank Convention Centre

Alan Cooke

Alan Cooke

Regional General Manager, Canopy Growth Corporation

Brandon Currie

Brandon Currie

Agent, Sun Life Financial

Crystal D'Cunha

Crystal D'Cunha

The INSIDE View Inc.

Mohamad El-Kayed

Mohamad El-Kayed

Business Development Bank of Canada (BDC)

Gervan Fearon

Gervan Fearon

President and Vice-Chancellor, Brock University

Vivian Kinnaird

Vivian Kinnaird

Dean of Business, Hospitality and Environment, Niagara College

Dawn Lagesten

Dawn Lagesten

KPMG LLP

Holly Mundula

Holly Mundula

Manager, Business Services, FirstOntario Credit Union

Ruth Unrau (on leave until October 23, 2018)

Ruth Unrau (on leave until October 23, 2018)

Focus Coach, Meeting & Workshop Facilitator, Speaker and Emcee, and owner of Ruth Unrau Focus Coach