John Switzer

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Mr.
John
Switzer

Mr.
John
Switzer

Community Member


Biography

John Switzer is a bachelor of arts graduate of UTM, class of 1970. He is in his second term as a member of Governing Council, elected from the alumni estate.  John is currently the Chair of the UTM Campus Council, a role he has held since its inauguration in September, 2013.  HIs past assignments included Chair of the Business Board of Governing Council, first chair of the Pension Committee, vice-chair of the University Affairs Board, member of the Audit and Planning and Budget Committees, member of the Implementation Committee of the Task Force on Governance and member of the President Search Committee. 

He has been a member of the UTM Principal’s Advisory Council since its inception.  In addition to his service to the University of Toronto, John is chair of the Research, Innovation and Commercialization Centre (RIC), a member of the Ontario Network of Entrepreneurs.  John holds an MBA from York University and he is a Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Ontario.

 

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