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Holland College Foundation Board of Directors

The Holland College Foundation is governed by a board of directors comprised of community and industry leaders and professionals, all with the common goal of helping to shape the futures of students at Holland College. Our volunteer board is responsible for fund development, stewardship, granting, and financial oversight related to donor gifts.

"As a past Chair of the College's Board of Governors, I truly appreciate the significance of Holland College to Prince Edward Island. The college has seen tremendous growth over the past decade and has ambitious plans to further develop it's programs and activities across the province. I take great pride in assisting the Holland College Foundation to further enhance the legacy of Holland College."

Kent Scales, Board Chair and Lead, Major Gifts and Special Initiatives - CEO, Scales Group of Companies

"Holland College is such an important part of our community. The labour force requires skilled and well-trained individuals in industries across our Island, making us indeed fortunate to have this world class educational institution located here. Contributing to Holland College, for me, is about helping build a strong Island through education and training right here at home."

Jeff Squires, Board Vice Chair and Chair, Stewardship, Donor Relations, and Communications - President, PEI Brewing Company & Cavendish Beach Music Festival

"I consider it a privilege to live in PEI and care about doing my part to make our communities stronger. Holland College is an important asset in our province and makes a meaningful impact in so many ways on our students, employers, faculty, and communities across PEI."

Adam Balderston, Chair, Strategic Giving - Senior Investment Advisor, BMO Nesbitt Burns

"As a proud alumnus, to give back to the college in some small way is very important to me, as it should be for all alumni. Together we can have such a positive impact on this important Island institution."

Barry Sheen, Lead, Annual Giving - Retired Senior Vice President - Westmont Hospitality Group

"I am proud to volunteer with the Holland College Foundation. The work we do benefits the students who will become our future colleagues, peers and leaders."

Trisha Mossey, Lead, Planned Giving - Partner, Confederation Mergers & Acquisitions

"We are so lucky to have a world-class educational institution like Holland College in our local community. It provides critical education, practical training, and the skill development needed to prepare young people for the professional careers and sought-after trades that are needed both locally and around the world. As a business, we benefit directly from the skills and training that many of our people receive through Holland College. The college not only helps keep people on our Island by providing the opportunity to learn locally, it also attracts people from other parts of Canada and around the world who eventually make P.E.I. their new home. Holland College is key cog in the economy and a driver of immigration and diversification on the Island."

Jason Aspin - CEO, Aspin, Kemp & Associates

‘’We are so fortunate to have a training facility like Holland College here in our small province that helps form the future of our communities. Most successful business operations today have someone that has attended Holland College or is associated with it, be it in Agriculture, Manufacturing, Tourism, or Fisheries to name a few. In a forever changing workforce it is more essential than ever to support the needs of this most valuable institution in the future to fulfill the training needs of our young people and businesses."

Ray Keenan - President, Rollo Bay Holdings Ltd.

Picture of Mark Ledwell

"Holland College provides students with experiential and co-operative learning opportunities and fundamental training for successful careers. Students are encouraged to embrace a collaborative approach that champions diversity and makes the Island and our society a better place. I am proud to support the college and share its story with Canadians and the international community."  

Mark Ledwell - Toronto Managing Partner, Gowling WLG


Everett Roche - Managing Partner, MRSB

"In this day and age, the training that Holland College provides is more important than ever. The Foundation provides assistance to students to allow them to succeed and excel. I am proud to be involved in such an endeavour."

Alanna Taylor - Partner, Cox & Palmer

Peter Mcluaghlin

"Education is one of the primary levers to creating a better world. I am proud to be part of Holland College, which plays a pivotal role in shaping the future of our students. It has been inspiring to watch the college grow and develop over the years and I am excited to be part of the Foundation Board to help support the future at Holland College!"

Peter McLaughlin - Managing Partner, Anne of Green Gables Chocolates

Jo-Ann Campbell-Boutilier (EX-OFFICIO)
Alexander (Sandy) MacDonald (PRESIDENT OF HOLLAND COLLEGE)

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