Senior Director of Information Technology
Mike has more than 25 years of experience in technology and leads the IT team at CIFAR. His team supports and works with everyone in the organization to help CIFAR achieve its goals.
Coming from the Mastercard Foundation, this is Mike’s second role at a not-for-profit. Previous to these roles, the bulk of his career was in the media and entertainment industry, with companies that produced and broadcasted cartoons and family entertainment. He’s worked at the CBC, DHX Media, Cookie Jar Entertainment and Sullivan Entertainment.
Mike has a BSc in Electrical Engineering from Lake Superior State University, two Electronics Engineering diplomas and a number of computer and technology certifications.
CIFAR is a registered charitable organization supported by the governments of Canada and Quebec, as well as foundations, individuals, corporations and Canadian and international partner organizations.