Board of Directors

Destination Ontario is governed by a Board of Directors comprised of business leaders who are appointed by the Lieutenant Governor in Council, based on recommendations from the Minister of Tourism, Culture and Sport.

The Minister receives advice on Board membership through Destination Ontario’s Governance and Nominations Committee and other interested parties. Destination Ontario values the guidance and strategic advice from its Board of Directors. 

If you are interested in serving on the Board of Directors please visit the Government of Ontario's Public Appointments Secretariat website for more information. 

Destination Ontario's Board members are listed below.

Jim Marchbank

Mr. Jim Marchbank, Chair

Tourism Industry Representative

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Sudbury

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Michelle Caine

Ms. Michelle Caine

Chair, Hospitality & Tourism

Centennial College

Scarborough

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David de Launay

Mr. David de Launay

Deputy Minister

Ministry of Northern Development and Mines

Toronto

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Peter C. Fullerton

Mr. Peter C. Fullerton

Finance and Audit Industry Representative

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North York

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Anita Gaffney

Ms. Anita Gaffney

Executive Director

Stratford Festival

Stratford

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Donna Hilsinger

Ms. Donna Hilsinger

Tourism Industry Representative

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Sault Ste. Marie

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William Knowlton

Mr. William Knowlton

Vice President

Jonview Canada

Toronto

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Ms. Leslie Krueger

Ms. Leslie Krueger

Senior Vice President, Strategy and Media

Denneboom Inc.

Mississauga

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David Kuo

Mr. David Kuo

Head of Branch Network - Ontario

HSBC Bank Canada

Toronto

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Allan Luby

Mr. Allan Luby

President, Captain

Lake Navigation (Kenora) Ltd.

Kenora

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Grace Sammut

Ms. Grace Sammut

Executive Director

Resorts of Ontario

Orillia

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Minto Schneider

Ms. Minto Schneider

CEO

Waterloo Region Tourism Marketing Corporation

Kitchener

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Leslie Smith

Mr. Leslie Smith

Tourism Industry Representative

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Toronto

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Gregory Treffry

Mr. Gregory Treffry

Communications/Media Industry Representative

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Toronto

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Chris Williams

Mr. Chris Williams

Vice President, Digital

Association of Canadian Advertisers

Toronto

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Hua Yu

Ms. Hua Yu

Managing Partner

Level5 Strategy Group

Toronto

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