Board of Directors
Lawrence Herman, Chair
Herman & Associates International Trade & Public Policy; Board Member, Business for the Arts.
Robert W. Beattie, President
Lawyer, partner at Minden Gross LLP; Director of Delisle Youth Services; avid amateur musician and music lover.
Carlo Siccion, Treasurer
Chartered Accountant, Foley, Broderick LLP
Jane W. Smith, Secretary
Founding Chair and Past President of Toronto Summer Music; art history teacher (retired) at Canada’s National Ballet School; AGO volunteer in Prints and Drawings Dept.
Peter Barton, Director
Formerly a senior executive with Massey Ferguson and its successor companies, Varity Corporation and Lucas Varity. Now retired, with experience in marketing, sales, business planning and strategy.
Alexandra Brown, Director
Lawyer, partner at Blake, Cassels & Graydon LLP, Director at Toronto Foundation for Student Success
Mary Louise Dickson, Director
Lawyer, partner at Dickson MacGregor Appell LLP
Sandra Forbes, Director
Commercial litigation lawyer and partner at Davies Ward Phillips & Vineberg LLP
Bryan Graham, FCPA, FCA, Director
Retired partner at Pricewaterhouse Coopers; former Opera Atelier Board President and Chair.
Eva Krangle, Director
Business Development Manager, North York Concert Orchestra Society; member of the Board of Directors Alliance Française de Toronto; member of the Board of Referees Employment Insurance; retired Department Head, French Immersion; retired Toronto Coordinator French for the Future
Dawn Marie Schlegel, Director
Director of Development, Faculty of Arts and Science, University of Toronto
Diana Wiley, Director
Founder of Still Point Blue, a marketing and communications firm; writer, graphic designer and marketing specialist; former director of Opera Canada, Tapestry New Opera Works, and Ballet Jorgen; current member of the Board of Directors of Opera Atelier.