BOARD OF DIRECTORS
Karen Escoffery, a mother of two children, Tristan and Chloe, and married to Jose, who lives by her strong family values and strives to give back to the community. Karen is a very successful sales professional, responsible for the management of large enterprise accounts in Retail, Outsourcing, Insurance and Financial Services. With a strong belief that the youth of today will define our future she is always willing to help to provide guidance and support where possible and as a result has joined the GTA Grizzlies organization to champion the cause of “Keeping The Dream Alive".
Mark Houlder was born in Trinidad and Tobago. Attended Port Credit Secondary School in Mississauga. Graduate of the York University Yeoman. Drafted by the Edmonton Eskimos in 1989 he was a member of our Toronto Argos 1991. Head coach Brampton Bears 2010 and 2011. Defensive coordinator Brampton Bulldogs 2014.
Jennifer is a sustainability professional currently working as Senior Divisional Coordinator with the Ministry of the Environment, Office of the Assistant Deputy Minister and Chief Administrative Officer.
Jennifer holds a Masters in Environment and Business from the University of Waterloo.
Coleen Houlder is a small business consultant assisting in assuring the success of small business owners, managers, executives, franchisees, and self-employed professionals by creating and implementing effective systems and by providing advice and resources to manage their time and control their clutter. She has a passion to organize.
Coleen is a committed contributor to various charitable organizations and aspires to managing her own charity in the future. Coleen has lived in Brampton for the past 20 years with her husband and two cats.
Rory is a Certified Personal Trainer, Strength and Conditioning Specialist, Entrepreneur, Motivational Speaker and Transformation Specialist. He has joined the Grizzlies organization to help guide the team in the direction of their ambitions, providing support in their website and marketing material.
TREASURER & HEAD OF FINANCE
Monica is a retired teacher and book-keeper, mother of six, a grandmother to seven, and great- grandmother to two. In her spare time she enjoys travelling, reading and spending quality time with her family. She has joined the Grizzlies organization to give back to the community and to assist these young men in the effort to "Keep the dream alive".