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MPI Toronto Chapter Board





Alissa Hurley, CMM, CED


Global Account Director
BCD Meetings & Events




Zaman Ishaad, CMP, CED, DES


Account Manager





Wentworth Willock, CMP

Immediate Past President




Dwayne Rutherford , DES

Vice President Finance & Special Projects

Founder & Managing Director
Debonair Corporate Events


Tami Adams, VEMM

Vice President Membership

TA Speakers Management



Brenda Perrin

Director Communications

Business Development Manager
Fredericton Convention Centre


Marie-Chantal Thibault

Director Education

Business Development Manager
Tremblant Resort Association


Emilia Kim, DES

Director Events

Event Planner
Canada Health Infoway



Leanne McCartney

Director Marketing




Erinn Young, VEMM, HVED

Director Strategic Partnerships

Convention Services Manager
InterContinental Toronto Centre Hotel


Julie McMartin, CED

Director DEI

Senior Manager, Events
MacKenzie Investments


Stephanie Rapko, CMP

Director Membership

Tradeshow and Events Specialist
Skyjack Inc.

Leslie Wright 2021


Leslie Wright

Executive Director

Executive Director
MPI Toronto Chapter
6700 Century Ave, Ste 100
Mississauga, ON L5N 6A4
Phone:  905-567-9591
Fax: 905-567-9961

Committee Chairs



Dave Crainford

Chair Awards

Managing Director, Canada


Les Selby, CMP, CMM

Chair Communications

Director Meeting & Events (Retired)


Romina Kwong

Chair Marketing

Founder & Lead Sustainability Consultant
Eco-Friendly Events


Amina Hassan

Chair Global Meetings Industry Day

A-Ha Event Services


Vanessa Wilson, CMP, DES

Chair Fundraising Events

Director, Conferences and Events
Canada Health Infoway


Tammy Bradley, CMP, VEMM

Chair Professional Development

Senior Account Executive

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