Destiny Sault Ste. Marie | Partners Saturday Nov 18, 2017

Leaders for Positive Growth

Destiny SSM is directed and guided by a non-political group of proactive community economic development leaders.  The Steering Committee includes representatives from the following organizations:
  • Algoma University;
  • Algoma Workforce Investment Corporation;
  • City of Sault Ste. Marie;
  • Community Development Corporation of Sault Ste. Marie & Area;
  • Community Member at Large;
  • Sault College;
  • Sault College Employment Solutions;
  • Sault Ste. Marie Chamber of Commerce;
  • Sault Ste. Marie Economic Development Corporation; and
  • Sault Ste. Marie Innovation Centre.

The Destiny SSM resource members organizations are:

  • FedNor - Industry Canada;
  • Ontario Ministry of Northern Development and Mines; and
  • Ontario Ministry of Training, Colleges and Universities.

It is only through this collaborative partnership that leadership, successful implementation and constant monitoring exists.  This group of people and organizations are making a shared and positive future a reality.

The Destiny Sault Ste. Marie Steering Committee Members are:
  1. Michael Marinovich CPA, CA, Member at Large (Chair);
  2. Brian Irwin, Executive Director, Community Development Corporation of Sault Ste. Marie & Area;
  3. Don McConnell, Planning Director, City of Sault Ste. Marie;
  4. Tom Dodds, CEO, Sault Ste. Marie Economic Development Corporation;
  5. Tom Vair, Executive Director, Sault Ste. Marie Innovation Centre;
  6. Rod Reid, Past President, Sault Ste. Marie Chamber of Commerce;
  7. Linda Ryan, Director, Sault College Employment Solutions;
  8. Jonathan Coulman, Executive Director, Algoma Workforce Investment Corporation;
  9. Leo Tiberi, Vice President Academic, Sault College; and
  10. Dr. Rick Myers, President, Algoma University.

The Destiny Sault Ste. Marie Steering Committee Resource Members are:
  1. Tracy Forsyth, FedNor - Industry Canada;
  2. Judy Montague, Ontario Ministry of Training, Colleges and Universities; and
  3. Christine Kucher, Ontario Ministry of Northern Development and Mines.