Board

Board

MEMBERS OF THE BOARD

Board Structure
Jackalyn ScroggieInterim President
 Jackie Scroggie is a former Principal of Northern Secondary School and proud mother of John Scroggie, a graduate of Northern. With over 40 years of service in public education, Jackie has recently worked as a Principal Coach for the Ontario Principals’ Council and as a Field Researcher for Curriculum Services Canada.  A former President of the Toronto Eglinton Rotary Club and a member of the Canadian Federation of University Women, Jackie has served on the board of Delisle Youth Services and several other community organizations.
Gail Robertson-Whitworth Vice President
 Gail is a proud graduate of Northern. Both of her parents also attended Northern, shortly after it opened in the early ’30s, and both her daughter and son graduated from Northern.  Gail taught Home Economics, Family Studies, Social Science, and Humanities for 36 years in the TDSB. Her final 16 years teaching were at Northern as the department head.  For over 36 years, Gail has served on many school, board, ministry and professional provincial organizations with experience as member, convenor and administrator.
Holli VerkadeSecretary
 Holli Verkade is a retired TDSB teacher who has spent most of her career teaching Mathematics to Northern Students.  She also served as secretary for NSSF for three years.  She is pleased to rejoin the Foundation and looks forward to working with the Board.

Jonathan ChanBoard Member
Jonathan Chan works in the non-profit sector as a fundraiser. He has worked with charities for over 12 years, specifically in the area of annual giving and donor stewardship. His areas of expertise include telephone fundraising, direct mail, online giving, and donor relationship building. Jonathan earned a bachelor of commerce at Ryerson and is currently pursuing his Certified Fundraising Executive designation.
Nadine ClarkeBoard Member
Nadine currently works as an Eligibility Official with a Provincial Regulatory Agency. She holds accreditation in Instructing Adults from George Brown College and in Marketing from York University. Nadine is also the founder of a training company, which specializes in delivering practice-driven, experiential skills coaching that is tailored to meet the specific professional development needs of administrative professionals.

Directors Past & Present

President:

  • Jackalyn Scroggie (interim) – 2019 – present
  • Cynthia Hamlin - 2010-2019
  • Dale R. Callender – 2006-2010
  • Cathy Maroccia – 2006
  • Margaret Zuker – 1999-2006

Vice President:

  • Gail Robertson-Whitworth – 2018 – present
  • Cynthia Chaplin – 2015-2017
  • Gail Jacobs - 2010-2013
  • Jim Best – 2009-2010
  • David Jones – 2007-2009
  • Jim Hutton – 2006
  • Jean Probyn – 1999-2006

Treasurer:

  • Liane deGooyer-Gariepy – 2017 – 2019
  • Dickin Lam – 2015-2016
  • Mark Kohler – 2012-2014
  • Mike Chesher – 2010-2012
  • Wen Liu – 2008-2010
  • Marcus Christensen – 2007
  • Kent Moore – 2006-2007
  • David Moore – 2005
  • Mary Louise Jones – 2003-2005
  • Nancy Wang – 2002
  • Joe Luszczek – 1999-2002

Secretary:

  • Holli Verkade – 2019 – present
  • Colleen Reed – 2015-2018
  • Jonathan Isaac – 2012-2015
  • Becky Organ – 2011-2012
  • Ronni Brott – 2008-2011
  • David Elliott – 2006-2008
  • John Lombardi – 2006
  • Holli Verkade – 2002-2005
  • Bruce Robb – 1999-2002

Directors and Ex-officio (EXO – non voting):

  • Debbie Barton Moore
  • Gary Chen
  • Mary Laszlo
  • Ron Dimock
  • Stephanie Lauber
  • Wendy Dines
  • David Lockwood
  • Jackalyn Scroggie (EXO)
  • Sharon Grossman
  • Andrew Tsang
  • Jean Hammond
  • Dan Dominico
  • Marie Scarland James
  • Kim Taylor
  • Zoltan Koritar
  • Bob Milne (EXO)
  • Catherine Schuler
  • Susan Lancaster
  • Donna Walsh
  • Sudhi Menon
  • Varla Abrams (EXO)
  • Leanne Lewis
  • Derek Tsang
  • Bryon White
  • Jane Steele Moore
  • Charles Wyatt
  • Liane Soles
  • Andrea Petroff
  • Suri Weinberg Linsky
  • Dan Burns
  • Gail Jacobs (EXO)
  • Eva Pathak (EXO)
  • Anne Marie Paraghamian
  • Magdalena Bracer
  • Daniel Hutton
  • Robert Beutel
  • Amy Gowans
  • Alex Stephen
  • Beverly Manchee
  • Sara (Opoku) Bond
  • Julian Markowitz
  • Yeugenia Kazantseva (EXO)
  • Stephanie Holbik (EXO)
  • Linda Johnson
  • Jennifer Wittig
  • Dean Rogers
  • Holly Henderson (EXO)
  • Josie Gillespie (EXO)
  • Alex Gladwell
  • Margaret Bennett
  • Oliver Hibbs
  • Daniel Rodic
  • Cindy English
  • Ashlyn O’Mara
  • Cherie Daniel
  • Nicole Bucher

Student Council Senator Representative – NON VOTING RIGHTS

  • Miles Moser – 2018-2019
  • Laura Williams – 2017-2018
  • Julia Thomas – 2016-2017
  • Frank Li – 2015-2016
  • Jayun Bae – 2014-2015
  • Braun Scott – 2013-2014
  • Joseph Chusid – 2012-2013
  • Claire Chen – 2011-2012
  • Max Berger – 2010-2011
  • Daniel Sorek – 2009-2010
  • Rejuana Alam – 2008-2009
  • Arielle Kaplan – 2007-2008
  • Matt Kaplan – 2006-2007