Catherine Winter

Program Manager, DiverseCity on Board at The Chang School, Ryerson University

Cathy Winter leads the National and GTA DiverseCity onBoard program, an internationally recognized program which bridges the diversity gap in governance by providing a pathway to governance for diverse and indigenous communities by connecting them to governance opportunities in the not for profit and public sectors.

Prior to joining DiverseCity onBoard, Cathy was a long-serving Senior Manager in the Ontario Public Service.

Cathy is a National Board Member, YMCA Canada, and has served on several of its committees including Governance, Policy and Advocacy, and World Relations. She is a former Member of the Anne Johnston Health Station, where she chaired the Nominations Committee and was a Member of the Strategic Planning and Quality Committee. She is a former Member of the Allocations and Agency Services Committee of the United Way of Toronto Board of Trustees, and other United Way of Toronto committees.

Cathy holds a Masters of Economics, and a Masters of Industrial Relations.