The J.W. McConnell Family Foundation is governed by a Board of Directors comprised of family members who set policy and assure the Foundation’s good governance. Their leadership and judgement defines the Foundation’s work in Canada’s philanthropic sector.
The Board and Foundation are served by a small staff based in Montreal.
John Cawley – Director of Programs and Operations
- Aaron Good – Managing Director, SiG@McConnell
- Beth Hunter – Senior Program Officer
Dana Vocisano – Senior Program Officer
- Vani Jain – Program Officer
- Kevin Chin – Knowledge and Evaluation Officer
Rosemarie Iapalucci – Program Assistant
Erin Montour – Junior Program Officer
- Erica Barbosa Vargas – Social Finance Manager
- Sophie Méchin – Social Finance Officer
- Sally Giffin – Social Finance Junior Officer
Communications & IT
- Brigid Shea – Director of Strategic Communications
- Brianna Hunter – Communications Officer
- Sylvie Medeiros – IT Officer
The J.W. McConnell Family Foundation
1002 Sherbrooke Street West
For information inquiries only
If you want to apply for funds, please read the Applying for a Grant section first. The Foundation does not respond to emailed funding requests.
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