Executive Director, CGMH Foundation@JoryPK
Jory Pritchard-Kerr has been the Executive Director of the Collingwood General & Marine Hospital Foundation since 1988. She is responsible for all aspects of the Foundation's programs including fundraising, donor relations, strategic planning, and Board and volunteer development.
Jory is a leader in the Association for Healthcare Philanthropy (AHP), an international organization that provides leadership and training to healthcare fundraisers throughout the world. She served as Chair of AHP from 2016 to 2018 and was the 15th Canadian to earn the highest level of accreditation in healthcare fundraising, Fellow of the AHP (FAHP).
She is an examiner of candidates for the AHP Fellows accreditation exam and served on the faculty renowned Madison Institute for six years. She currently lectures regularly for the AHP, Association of Fundraising Professionals, and the Ontario Hospital Association, among others.
Jory has a Bachelor of Arts degree in Recreation Administration, with a minor in Business, from the University of Waterloo. She lives in Collingwood with her husband Doug. She has three adult sons and three grandchildren all born at CGMH.