Leadership Team

Board of Directors

The Ingenium Foundation is lead by a dynamic team of
passionate STEAM Champions from across Canada.

Gilles LeVasseur

Chair

Professor, Business and Law, University of Ottawa

OTTAWA, ON

Jessica Strauss

Treasurer

Manager, Public Safety Canada

OTTAWA, ON

Jo Riding

Director

Co-Founder & Chief Executive Officer, Karma Creative Solutions
Executive Director, Canadian Tulip Festival

OTTAWA, ON

Adam Miron

Director

Executive Chair & Interim CEO,
Brane Digital Asset Custody

OTTAWA, ON

Paul Mason 

Director

Senior Vice President Business Transformation – Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation

OTTAWA, ON

Reyhaney Sayfi

Director

Commercial and Program Director, LATÉCOÈRE

MONTREAL, QC & TOULOUSE, FR

Derrick Stanford

Director

Senior Enterprise Account Executive – Canadian Federal & Atlantic Canada, OpenText Corporation

FREDERICTON, NB

Joanne Stanley

Director

Senior DEI and Communications Executive

OTTAWA, ON

Staff

Amelia Puddifer

Executive Director

Vacant

Head, Philanthropy & Legacy Giving