New Board Member: Susanne Gossage
Susanne has over 18 years marketing communications experience leading and implementing impactful campaigns for both the non-profit and private sectors. She has helped run one of Canada’s most successful independent PR firms, Media Profile, and run successful campaigns for Microsoft Canada, Hewlett Packard Canada, Primus, Toronto Community Housing, Eva’s Initiatives, Toronto Waterfront Corp, and Clean Air Foundation.
In addition to her current role in Global marketing communications for KPMG International, Susanne also is the lead for the environmental communications and for Community Leadership team at KPMGI and develops impactful outreach programs for its 300+ staff in the GTA.
Her pro-bono work includes supporting Canadian Journalists for Free Expression in their mission to defend journalists’ right to free speech both in Canada and abroad, and is actively engaged in the Clean Air Partnership to find synergies between municipalities to reduce greenhouse gas emissions.
In her personal pursuits, Susanne lives with her family in east end Toronto and is an avid commuter cyclist, community builder and cross country skier.