Working Together to Make a Difference
Kerr Street Mission is privileged to have a dedicated and capable board of directors. Together the board and Executive Director provide strong governance and sound financial management for the organization.
Chair of the Board, Chair of the Governance and Nomination Committee
President, Polar Star Advisory Services
Cliff is President of Polar Star Advisory Services Inc., a boutique management consulting firm that advises government and corporate clients on major projects and related financing matters. Cliff retired from CIBC World Markets at the end of 2014 where he was Managing Director and Head of CIBC’s infrastructure advisory and bond underwriting business. Cliff graduated from UBC with a B.A.Sc in civil engineering and an MBA. He is a Chartered Director (C.Dir.) and holds CFA, FCT, FCSI, A.C.C. and P.Eng designations.
He currently serves on the boards of Ontario Municipal Employees Retirement Savings (OMERS), JCM Power Corp. and Faithlife Financial. Previously he served on the boards of Oakville Enterprises Corporation, CIBC World Markets plc in London, England and Unionville Alliance Church. He and his wife Brenda live in Oakville and have two children and one grandchild.
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