Board Of Directors

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Toronto Brigantine's Board of Directors provide vision and direction for our organization. They work to create and maintain relationships with community agencies, develop relationships with sponsorship partners, and oversee the performance of our program and staff. 


Board of Directors as of April 2018:


Darren Holmes - President

Darren in an Alumnus of both Toronto Brigantine and St. Lawrence II. During his tenure with the organizations he served as captain of all 3 Brigantines. After leaving the program Darren completed his Mechanical engineering degree and received his engineering License. Darren has spent over 15 years working the electronics manufacturing industry working in progressive positions from manufacturing engineering, program and project management and is currently working as an engineering services engagement leader.

Louise Henney - Secretary

Louise is a Toronto based Property Manager. She enjoyed sailing in the Maritimes as a child and has friends that were involved in Brigantines in the past.  She is a strong believer in the program and looks forward to being involved in it's future success.

Michele Fraser

Michele has been involved with Toronto Brigantine since her two sons went through the program. She has volunteered extensively with us working with the crew, providing meals, helping out with maintenance and sailing with us when we need an extra hand. She comes to us with over 30 years of experience volunteering with various organizations. She is a strong believer in Toronto Brigantine and the positive impact our program can have on the youth who access it. 

Eugene Berezovsky

Eugene has long harboured a love of sailing and adventure. An alumnus of the program from his high school days, Eugene is now an event and project management professional. Eugene currently works a Manager of Event Operations in the Office of the Lieutenant Governor of Ontario, having served in a variety of progressive roles in non-partisan organization of the Government of Ontario. A proud Torontonian and a strong believer in the power of experiential learning to empower youth to fulfill their potential.


If you would like to join Toronto Brigantine's Board of Directors, please email your resume to 

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