As CEO of LCI Associates Inc. | Diversity Advantage International, Jennifer’s multi-faceted experience and wide-ranging body of work spans the private, public and non-profit sectors, domestic and international markets, a multitude of industries and cultures, and entrepreneurial enterprises.
Her pioneering work and precedent-setting initiatives with business and civic organizations are dedicated to areas of Leadership, Equity, Diversity, Economic and Social Inclusion, Education, the Environment, Women, Children, Youth, Seniors, Families, Art and Culture, and Wellness.
Jennifer is the recipient of the Queen’s Golden Jubilee Medal for her notable contributions to Canada. A long-standing community leader and senior advisor, she has been recognized with the Province of Ontario Volunteer Service Award and the United Way of Canada Chair’s Award of Distinction.
She also holds the distinction as the first woman of colour to Chair the Board of the United Way of Greater Toronto (one of North America’s largest agencies) and served as Board Director for the Royal Ontario Museum, the Ontario Trillium Foundation, Tides Canada, among others. She has been at the forefront of major community and advocacy initiatives including the National Movement for Harmony in Canada, the Race Relations Advisory Council on Advertising, CivicAction and the award-winning B.O.L.D. (Broadening Opportunity Through Leadership Diversity) Program.