Simon Canning has been with PeaceGeeks for 6 years and stands as the Past President of PGS and current President of PGI.
Simon has a passion for improving PeaceGeeks’ outcomes by building healthy cultures and developing high performing board governance practices. Simon learned his governance skills as Chair of a leading BC resource centre for not for profits, as well as in private practice working with boards of directors in a variety of sectors. During his tenure with PeaceGeeks Simon has installed tried and tested Governance practices that positions both organizations for growth and accountability.
Simon believes the work we do at PeaceGeeks is a critical component of what makes up the civil society in Canada, especially at a time when we have rightly set such ambitious immigration targets.