UPDATED ON: Thursday, January 28, 2010
University of Western Ontario:
Stephen R. Coxford,
Vice-Chair, Board of Governors
From The Globe and Mail
The University of Western Ontario is pleased to announce the following appointment:
Stephen R. Coxford is appointed Vice-Chair of the Board of Governors. He is the President of Gresham & St. Andrew Inc., a Toronto-based investment company.
Mr. Coxford has served on the boards of a variety of private and public corporations and industry trade associations. He was recently the Vice-Chair of the Ontario Educational Communications Authority (TVOntario). Mr. Coxford is a graduate of Western’s law school, and was called to the Ontario Bar in 1979. He is also a graduate of the University of Toronto and the University of Cambridge. Mr. Coxford has been a member of Western’s Board of Governors since 2006.
One of Canada’s leading universities in both research and teaching, with a total student enrolment of over 33,000 and 231,000 alumni worldwide, Western is a diverse and collaborative community of nationally and internationally celebrated scholars. Western has placed first in the Globe & Mail student satisfaction survey for the last eight years.