We are pleased to welcome three new members to our Board of Directors: Cyril Leeder, Madeleine Meilleur, and Yumi Kotani. We would also like to congratulate Susan St. Amand as she assumes the role of Chair of the Board.

Cyril, Madeleine and Yumi are outstanding community leaders who bring a strong commitment to our city. We look forward to their expertise and insight as we embark on our next three-year strategic plan to make the city the best it can be.

Cyril Leeder

Investment Partners







Madeleine Meilleur

Senior Associate,
Institute on Governance






Yumi Kotani

Policy Analyst,
Settlement and Integration Policy Immigration,
Refugees and Citizenship Canada






About the Ottawa Community Foundation

Established in 1987, the Ottawa Community Foundation is a public, non-profit organization created by and for the people of Ottawa. Working directly with its community of donors, partners and stakeholders, the Foundation is committed to acting as a catalyst for positive, systemic and sustainable change in Ottawa and beyond. Priding itself on enabling generous citizens to enhance the quality of life in their community while achieving their own charitable objectives, the Foundation currently manages assets worth almost $130M, and has provided over $100M in grants to the community since its inception. For more information about the Ottawa Community Foundation, visit www.ocf-fco.ca