Our Board

As a public nonprofit organization, Starlight Children’s Foundation® Canada is committed to best practices of governance, transparency, integrity, accountability, and financial management. Our Board of Directors bring a wide range of expertise to ensure Starlight Canada remains true to its mission.

Starlight Canada’s CEO is responsible for managing the overall operations and resources of the organization. The CEO reports to the Board of Directors, who collectively provide oversight and strategic direction.

Patrick Lefrançois
Board President and Secretary

Investment Advisor, Assante Capital Management

Phil Caplan
Immediate Past President

Owner, PC Packaging and Design (Retired)
Currently acts as a print consultant in the sustainable packaging/printing industry, specializing in environmentally friendly solutions.

Sheldon Davis

Senior Vice-President, Sales & Marketing, Regal Confections

Edward Prorok

Partner, BDO Canada

Lennie Ryer, CPA, CA

Director/Chair of Audit Committee, EmpowerPharm Inc.

Michael Singer, CPA

Director, Aurora Cannabis Inc. (Formerly Executive Chairman and CEO)
Pharmaceutical Executive (Retired)