Board of Directors

Giant Steps’ Board of Directors is an enthusiastic, dedicated group of volunteers who give their time and expertise to support our mission and programs.

Martin Buckingham, President*
Co-Owner, The Gourmet Group of Companies

Kevin Riley, Vice President
President & CEO, KTL & Associates

Danny Cisterna, C.A., Treasurer
Partner, Deloitte LLP

Nazir Visram, Parent Representative*
Service Business Manager, Hewlett Packard

Shaheed Ali*
Radiation Safety Officer, Toronto East General Hospital

Paul Congi
Development Manager, Kinross Gold Corporation

George DiPede
President, North Rock Group

Lil Mulé
Intellectual Property Law Clerk, Sun Life Assurance Company of Canada

Howat Noble
President, Howat Noble & Associates Inc. Management Consultants

Risa Whitnall
Past Giant Steps parent

Honorary Director
Bob McCulloch
Former Superintendent of Schools, York Region District School Board

* current Giant Steps parent

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