Thunder Bay CEDC Board of Directors welcomes two new Board Members
January 18, 2023 – The Thunder Bay Community Economic Development Commission Board of Directors are pleased to announce the appointment of Michelle Salo and Roger Souckey to the Board of Directors.
“On behalf of the Board and staff I would like to welcome Michelle and Roger to the Thunder Bay CEDC,” says Peter Marchl, Chair, Thunder Bay CEDC Board of Directors. “Both individuals bring new perspectives and fresh ideas to our organization. We look forward to working together for the benefit of our community.”
Michelle is a Certified Professional Accountant (CPA) with over 30 years of experience. She is currently the Chief Operating Officer at Confederation College where she has been employed since May 2019. Michelle spent most of her career in the Pulp, Paper, and Personal Care sector where she had the opportunity to serve in many different finance roles. Her strengths are in strategic planning, finance and operations, her knowledge and expertise will be a great asset to the CEDC Board of Directors.
Roger is the Vice President of HR and Environmental, Social and Governance with Argonaut Gold. Born and raised in Northwestern Ontario, Roger is an active community member and previously served as an elected official in Marathon Ontario and on various boards. Roger has over 35 years of experience in the mining sector with international expertise, his knowledge will be an invaluable asset to the CEDC Board of Directors.