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Board of Directors


Shannon Chinn (She/Her)

Shannon believes sports has the ability to inspire greatness, create unforgettable moments and connect people through unparalleled experiences. It has played a huge role in her life, at both the provincial team and university levels, and contributed to…

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Melissa Smith (she/her)

Melissa is a corporate lawyer and the Calgary regional group manager of the Capital Markets and Corporate Commercial Group of a large national firm.  Melissa advises both public and private…

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Victoria Stephenson (she/her)

Victoria is an experienced Chartered Professional Accountant (CPA), who is specialized in accounting for scale-up and high-growth technology companies. Prior to her current role as Controller at Symend, Victoria was…

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Roxy O’Rourke (she/her)

Roxy O’Rourke is a PhD student in Kinesiology at the University of Toronto and a Clinical Research Project Coordinator at the Hospital for Sick Children (‘SickKids’). At SickKids, Roxy works…

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Jeff Dyer (he/him)

Jeff has served in the not-for-profit sector for over 25 years, leading as the CEO of agencies involved in poverty reduction, affordable housing, youth leadership development, ending homelessness and now…

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Dal Bhathal (she/her) 

Dal Bhathal is one of Canada’s leading talent management experts and a recognized leader in her field.   She started her career as a lawyer in England and upon moving to…

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Carrie Oswald (she/her)

Carrie has over 30 years of experience working within corporate Talent Acquisition and Talent Development roles. She works to build Teams for large global organizations while supporting the Equity, Diversity…

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Caley Hartney (she/her) 

Caley Hartney is an experienced professional that has spent the first decade of her career focusing on supporting young people; through educational opportunities, programs and pursuits, working in both the…

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Debbie King (she/her)

Debbie is a Toronto-based mother, multi-sport athlete, fitness leader and community champion. Since joining Fast & Female in 2018, she has participated in live and online events as a REAL…

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