Toronto Sports Council Board Announcement

March 24, 2015 at 9:00 AM

Karen Pitre, founding Chair of the Toronto Sports Council (TSC), has stepped down as the Chair to assume the role of Special Advisor to the Premier on Community Hubs.


The Board is pleased to announce Heather Mitchell as Chair, effective immediately. Heather is a founding Director of the Toronto Sports Council and she brings a broad range of experience to the position of Chair. Heather was an initial founder of the Sport Alliance North York and a Principal (retired), Toronto District School Board Claude Watson School for the Arts/Seneca Elite Sport Program. Heather’s contributions to the Toronto Sports Council include representing the TSC on the Community Engagement Committee for the TORONTO 2015 Pan Am/Parapan Am Games, the Community Use of Schools Advisory Committee (CUSAC) at the TDSB, the Sport Organizations Reference Group  (SORG) with the Parks Forestry and Recreation Department of Toronto and as a member of the Steering Committee for the Toronto Sports Hall of Honour.. Heather can be reached at

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