George in the Community

Current affiliations:

  • ProBono Legal Advisor to Ottawa ACORN
  • Chair, Scottish Society of Ottawa
  • Director, Board of Directors, Mills Community Support Corporation
  • Member, Co-op Zone Legal Network
  • Director, Board of Directors, Centre for Social Enterprise Development
  • Chair, United Way Ottawa, Community Investment Committee
  • Member, United Way Ottawa, Community Impact Cabinet
  • Chairperson, Board of Directors, Elimu Developments (International Development Organization)
  • Director, Board of Directors, Democracy Education Network
  • President, St. Pat’s High School Alumni Association

Past affiliations/Awards 

  • The Distinguished Catholic Alumni Award, 2017, OCSB
  • United Way Ottawa, Community Builder Award, 2016
  • Candidate, NDP, Federal Electoral District of Ottawa South, 2015 Election
  • Investing in People Award, Community Foundation of Ottawa
  • Co-founder, Chair, Board of Directors, Ottawa Riverkeeper Inc.
  • Member, Board of Directors, Ottawa Chamber of  Commerce
  • Director, Causeway Work Centre, Board of Directors
  • Director, Ottawa Community Loan Fund, Board of Directors
  • Member of the Ontario Minister of Research & Innovation, Expert Panel on
    Social Innovation
  • Board Member, Youth Services Bureau of Ottawa-Carleton
  • Member, founding committee, South Ottawa Community Legal Services
  • Chair, Canadian Housing Coalition
  • Board Member, Serenity Renewal For Families
  • Member, Carleton University’s National Alumni Council
  • Head Coach, Carleton University Hockey Club; coach of minor hockey
    and baseball (30 years).