Havergal College is pleased to announce the appointment of Debbie Simpson as its Chair of the Board of Governors.
Ms. Simpson is an executive leader in financial management, reporting and strategic initiatives with extensive knowledge and expertise in Canadian and international finance, accounting and treasury. Prior to her appointment as Board Chair, she served as Chair of the Financial Sustainability (formerly Finance and Audit) Committee of the Board for four years. Ms. Simpson brings a wealth of experience from her tenure on other not-for-profit and corporate sector boards. She holds a BA and an MSc in Accountancy and Finance from the University of Stirling, Scotland, and obtained her professional designation from The Institute of Chartered Accountants of Scotland.
Ms. Simpson is excited to be assuming this leadership role as the College embarks on its Strategic Direction, Havergal 2020+: Future-Proofing the Next Generation.
The Board of Governors would also like to extend its sincere thanks to Dr. Martha Simmons, Class of 1999, who has devoted her time and talents to the College as Board Chair for the past three years, overseeing the Master Plan to fruition, as Co-Chair of the Limitless Campaign Cabinet and as Chair of the Principal Search Committee. Dr. Simmons remains on the Board as Officer and Past Chair.