Human Resources TORONTO ORGANIZING COMMITTEE FOR PAN AMERICAN AND PARAPAN AMERICAN GAMES
Toronto is hosting the Pan American and the Parapan American Games next year, which are expected to create up to 26,000 jobs, bring 350,000 people to the region and require 20,000 volunteers. Roper is the chief human resources officer accountable for developing, implementing and leading human resources strategies for the Toronto 2015 staff and volunteer corps through start-up, successful delivery of world-class games and eventual wind-down. The games are the third-biggest international multisport event in the world, involving close to 7,000 athletes from across Latin America, South America, the Caribbean and North America.
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Senior Vice President, Human Resources, Toronto 2015 Pan/Parapan American Games (2010)
- Board Governor, Bishop’s University (2000-2011)
- President, Think Company Inc. (2000-2010)
- Vice President, Human Resources and Corporate Operations, PRI Automation(formerly Promise Systems) (1995-1999)
- Director, Design & Construction, Royal Trust Corporation (1978-1994)
|Years of Experience:
Past Chair, Heart & Stroke Foundation of Ontario (2002-2004)
Bachelor of Arts- German and Business Administration , Bishop’s University (1975-1978)
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