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Appointee Biographies

Durham College of Applied Arts and Technology - Board of Governors


Ian Murray is a Chief Audit Officer for MCAP, and a former Senior Director of Internal Audit for Rogers Communication. He holds an Diploma in Accounting & Financial Management from Centennial College of Applied Arts & Technology.


Jerry Ouellette is a Chief Executive for Chaga Health and Wellness Inc., and a former Member of Parliament for Oshawa from 1995-2014. His community involvement has included serving as Chair of World Junior A Championships for Hockey Canada.


Ian Ball joined Abitibi Royalties Inc. as President in 2014, and CEO in 2015. Prior to this, he worked for 11 years at Goldcorp and then McEwen Mining. He served as McEwen Minings President where he was responsible for overseeing production, construction, and exploration activities throughout North and South America.


Kenneth Michalko is President, Sage Alliance Consulting Inc. providing guidance and collaboration with firms in the confidential development or re-development of pharmaceutical products. He has held several senor executive roles with organizations including Purdue Pharma Canada, Biovail Pharma and Teva Canada & Teva Neuroscience. His community involvement has included serving as a member of the Durham Family Court Clinic, Program Advisory Committee with Durham College and was a former Examiner with Pharmacy Examining Board of Canada. He holds a Bachelor of Science in Pharmacy from the University of Toronto, Master of Business Administration from the University of Ottawa and a Doctor of Pharmacy from the University of Michigan. He is currently Emeritus Member, Ontario College of Pharmacists.