Allan Bishop: President
Allan has been an active member of the Radius Child and Youth Services Board since 2011. During the fiscal year 2016/2017, Allan accepted the role of President of our Board.
Allan is a Chartered Account (CA) with over 45 years of industry experience. He spent much of his career with PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP (PwC) focusing on Audit and Assurance Services. Allan worked in various capacities with PwC, including Audit Partner, National Human Resources Partner, Canadian Firm Policy Board Members and National Audit Operations Leader. More recently, Allan became an instructor in accounting with Humber College.
Allan has held many roles in the not-for-profit sector including, Finance Committee member and Chair of the National Cancer Institute, member of the National Board of Directors for the Canadian Cancer Institute, and currently is Treasurer and member of the Board of Directors of the Peel Condominium Corporation.
Ean Algar: Member-at-Large
Justin Caigar: Member-at-Large
Christina Fox: Treasurer
Christina Fox is a partner of PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC) Toronto, specializing in providing service to asset management, pension and financial services clients. She has more than 17 years of professional experience, 5 of which were in the United States. She is a licensed CPA both in Canada and the U.S. and services global and North American clients. Christina is the leader of PwC Toronto’s Pension practice Centre of Excellence servicing pension and asset management clients across Canada. She is the Treasurer and a member of the Board of the Children’s Bridge Adoption Consultants, in addition to her role with Radius. She was the formerly the Chair of the Board of the Adoption Counsel of Ontario and is a proud adoptive parent. Christina is a mother of an energetic second grader and three furry babies too. She and her husband David share a view that community involvement is an important part of being a meaningful contributor to the health and welfare of our current and future society.
Claire Gillies: Secretary
Carolyn McCarney: Member-at-Large
Carolyn McCarney is lead counsel at McCarney Law, a boutique law firm offering legal research, writing, and litigation support services. Carolyn acquired her Bachelor of Arts with Honours from McGill University, her Juris Doctor and a Certificate in International Human Rights Law from Queen’s University, and a Certificate in Construction Law from OsGoode Hall Law School. Called to the Bar in 2011, Carolyn has appeared before various levels of Courts and Tribunals in civil litigation, commercial litigation, criminal defence, construction lien, and family law matters. Carolyn has additionally published in several academic journals and has provided editorial or research assistance for numerous other publications.
Anthony Odoardi: Member-at-Large
Anthony Odoardi is a 23 year member of the Halton Regional Police Service and is currently assigned as the Commander of the Regional Investigative Services. Anthony leads several investigative units including the Intelligence Bureau, Internet Child Exploitation Unit, Technological Crime Unit, Drug and Morality Unit, Fraud Unit, Domestic Violence Unit, Homicide Unit and the newly formed Cyber Crime unit. Anthony also works closely with the HRPS Child Abuse and Sexual Assault Unit which provides him valuable perspective in his Board duties with Radius. Anthony is also working closely with the Halton Children’s Aid Society, Radius staff and the HRPS Wellness Unit to identify areas of improvement with respect to Vicarious Trauma in the workplace to improve employee wellness and in turn increase quality services to clients. Anthony has extensive experience with several non-for-profit organizations as both a volunteer and Executive Board Member.
Andrew Tyrrell: Member-at-Large
Andrew Tyrrell is a Senior Investigator with expertise in complex financial frauds, professional conduct of regulated professionals and criminal prosecutions. He has held positions in private practice, the Law Society of Upper Canada and Intact Financial Corporation. He holds certifications from the University of Windsor in Alternative Dispute Resolutions and with the National Association of Certified Fire and Explosive Investigators. As a dual Canadian and UK citizen, he has resided in the Burlington-Oakville area for over 30 years.
Appointed to the Halton Regional Police Services Board by the Lieutenant Governor from 2006 to 2015, Andrew is proud to have been involved in a wide variety of policing and community based programs and initiatives. Andrew is a cycling and running coach to many recreational athletes in the Burlington, Oakville and Toronto areas. He has served as a volunteer with non-profit and charitable organizations such as the Canadian Caribbean Association of Halton, Professionals’ Day, Carousel of Nations Multicultural Festival and Oakville Community Waterfront Festival. Since 2008 he continues to serve as President of Oakville Legion Track & Field Club and, at present, sits on the Board of Directors of Radius Child & Youth Services, a specialized community-based agency that provides clinical assessment and treatment services to children, adolescents and families affected by interpersonal abuse.
As a graduate of Cambrian College, while in the position of Vice-President, Academic Affairs he was presented with the “Governing with Excellence” Award for his work and dedication while sitting on the Board of Directors.
Mr. Tyrrell enjoys competing in marathons, cycling and Ironman triathlon events throughout North America. As a licensed pilot he enjoys seeking out remote Canadian destinations.
Scott Wilkinson: Member-at-Large