About Us


Glen LeClair

Interim Executive Director
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Glen is an accomplished team player with extensive corporate, small business consulting, and community volunteer experiences (including over 10-years worth of volunteer experience with Community Futures). Glen is owner of ORG21 Solutions Inc., a Management Consultancy which focuses on small business management and critical leadership skills coaching. Glen is also a registered professional engineer with over 30 years experience in a variety of corporate management roles in High Performance Work Systems Manufacturing Operations, Engineering and Supply Chain Logistics.

Michelle Cathers

SOFII Loans Manager
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Michelle joined our team as SOFII Program Manager in June 2017. She is well versed in Commercial Lending and managing client relationships having gained significant experience from her previous positions at CF Peterborough. Michelle began her career in 2006 as a Program Coordinator for the EODP Program then spent six years as the Administration Officer and finally as Business and Loans Advisor since 2014. She is an avid student and enjoys taking regular professional development courses each year. We are delighted to have her as part of our team.

Christine Forsythe

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Christine joined our team as Network Administrator in October 2015 after a successful teaching career at the university level. She completed two degrees in Sociology at Concordia University in Montreal, with a specialized focus on advanced research methods and statistics and taught multiple courses within this discipline. After moving to Peterborough, Christine continued her teaching career at Trent University before moving into her work in Administration and Management. We are pleased to have Christine as part of our team driving innovation and growth throughout Eastern Ontario.