ABC Ontario Board of Directors 2019-2021:

President Melissa Rosen This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Vice-President Barb Cyr This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Secretary-Treasurer Dr. Jeffrey Tsang This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Special Education Advisory Committee
(SEAC) Coordinator
Maria Lourenco This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Education Liaison Prof. Daniel Ashlock This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Director of Resource Dr. LeeAnn Barlow  
Director of Volunteer Development Deirdre Woo This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Director of Public Relations Myra Del Rosario  
Director of Business Development Dan Shekhar  
Legislative Liaison vacant  

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Please contact the president if you are interested in serving on our Board of Directors or participating as and ad-hoc member of one of the following committees.

ABC Ontario Committees:

Advocacy Committee - Responsible for advocating for educational excellence on behalf of bright and gifted learners through written briefs, presentations, conferences and provincial committees.

  • SEAC Coordinator - Chair
  • Education Liaison Director
  • Legislative Liaison Director
  • Director of Resource
  • President
  • Vice President
  • Past President

Outreach & Support Committee - Responsible for coordinating events, web presence, publications, publicity and volunteers

  • Director of Public Relations - Chair
  • Director of Resource
  • Director of Volunteer Development
  • President

Finance Committee - Responsible for ABC operations, accounting and budgets

  • Treasurer - Chair
  • Director of Business Development
  • Executive Director
  • President
  • Vice President
  • Past President

Business Development Committee - Responsible for strategic planning including initiatives to promote ABC's mission and objectives as well as revenue, member and volunteer generation.

  • Director of Business Development - Chair
  • Treasurer
  • Director of Public Relations
  • Executive Director
  • President
  • Vice President
  • Past President