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Your CGMH Foundation Team
Jory Pritchard-KerrExecutive Director
Jory Pritchard-Kerr moved to Collingwood in 1982 after graduating from the Honours Bachelor of Arts Program for Recreation Administration at the University of Waterloo.
Jory has been employed as the Executive Director of the Collingwood General & Marine Hospital Foundation since 1988 …Read more
Jarvis Strong Manager of Major Gifts & Legacy Giving
Jarvis Strong is the Personal Giving Manager with the Collingwood General and Marine Hospital Foundation. Jarvis joined the CGMHF team in September 2016, focusing on the major donor and legacy gift program. Jarvis’ passion is working with people and building strong relationships… Read More
Alison Sheffer was born & raised in Collingwood & is now a resident of Wasaga Beach along with her husband Mark & 2 daughters.
Alison has been employed by the Collingwood G&M Hospital Foundation since 2007 and is the Donor Relations &… Read More
Linda Caron Event Coordinator
Linda is a 6th generation local, growing up on a farm on the 6th Concession in Clearview.
With over 25 years’ experience in event planning, Linda emanates creativity and radiates positive energy. Her strong focus to details is what sets apart ordinary events from extraordinary events… Read More
Kelly O'Neil Annual Giving & Communications Coordinator
Kelly O’Neil is a certified PR and communications professional with a specialty in fundraising. She has enjoyed diverse career experience in tourism and healthcare. She has an Honours Bachelor of Arts in Sociology from the University of Guelph and a Post-Graduate Public Relations… Read More
Maria Borges Donor Relations Associate & Executive Assistant
Maria Borges is the Donor Relations Associate and Executive Assistant at CGMHF. Maria believes keeping donors informed of where and how their money is spent is the most important task of any non-profit organization. She is very passionate about Donor Stewardship and how it connects… Read More
Jesse Dees is the Digital Communications Coordinator & Annual Giving Associate. In this role, Jesse leads the overall creative direction, content & technical management of the Collingwood G&M Hospital Foundation’s Website and Social Media platforms. Jesse helps to raise over $1 million… Read More
Emily Ball Junior Philanthropy Assistant
Emily Ball is a Junior Philanthropy Associate and works with Jarvis Strong, Personal Giving Manager in the Legacy Giving and Major Gifts department at CGMHF.
Emily was born and raised in Collingwood and continues to reside in town. After graduating from Nipissing University in 2015… Read More