UPDATED ON: Thursday, December 11, 2008
The Heart and Stroke Foundation of Ontario:
Chair of the Board of Directors and President
From The Globe and Mail
The Heart and Stroke Foundation of Ontario announces the appointment of Colleen Johnston as volunteer Chair of the Board of Directors and President.
Ms. Johnston is Group Head Finance and Chief Financial Officer of TD Bank Financial Group.
Ms. Johnston’s volunteer role has been wide-ranging within the Foundation. She was Vice-Chair of the Board of Directors and Chair of the Mission Committee.
Ms. Johnston is a Fellow Chartered Accountant, the highest designation conferred by the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Ontario recognizing outstanding career achievements and dedication to community activities. Ms. Johnston has also been inducted into the Women’s Executive Network’s Top 100 Hall of Fame.
The Heart and Stroke Foundation of Ontario, a volunteer-based health charity, leads in eliminating heart disease and stroke and reducing their impact through the advancement of research and its application, the promotion of healthy living and advocacy.