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Council Members-at-Large

Council Members-at-Large

Council Members-at-Large

Daniela Carcasole

Daniela Carcasole, CPA, CA

Ernst & Young LLP, Toronto

Council Term ends 2021

Daniela served as Partner, Assurance Services, for five years, and her career has included leadership on complex and multifaceted client assignments across digital and innovation as well as power and utilities mandates. Daniela has also been the people leader of Toronto’s audit group at EY, and has spent extensive time recruiting candidates, and seeing them evolve throughout their careers. As Assurance Digital & Innovation Leader, her team is at the forefront of developing and testing new, next-generation audit tools which we believe will shape the industry in the years to come. This includes a lab run internally at EY to spur innovation and agile ways of servicing our clients.

Ian Jeffreys

Ian Jeffreys, CPA, CA

KPMG LLP, London

Council Term ends 2021

Ian Jeffreys is a Partner in Audit and Assurance at KPMG London, where, for more than 20 years, he has provided clients with audit and assurance services. He has significant experience in many industry segments, including not-for-profit, municipal, healthcare and manufacturing. Ian is active in his community as Chair of the Board at Huron University College, a board member at the London Chamber of Commerce and a community member of the Human Resources Committee at St. Joseph’s Health Care London.

Jones Russell

Russell Jones, CPA, CA, ICD.D

Consultant, Ottawa

Council Term ends 2020

Russell (Russ) Jones was the Chief Financial Officer at Shopify from March 2011 to April 2018. Prior to joining Shopify, Russ was based in Silicon Valley where he served both BDNA Corporation from 2009 to 2010 and Xambala Incorporated from 2007 to 2011 as their Chief Financial Officer. Russ has supported many worthy causes in the Ottawa region, including Breast Cancer Awareness, the Alzheimer Society of Ottawa and Renfrew County and the Boys & Girls Club. Russ is now spending his time on board and advisory work along with his charitable foundation which is primarily focused on assisting with kidney research.

Bobby Kwon

Bobby Kwon, CPA, CMA

MediPharm Labs, Toronto

Council Term ends 2020

Bobby Kwon is CFO at MediPharm Labs, a global leader in pharma-grade cannabis extraction and purification firm. Previously, he was Senior Vice President at George Weston Ltd., overseeing the Office of Executive Chairman. Bobby has also worked at Unilever in Canada, U.S., Netherlands, and U.K. in a number of senior finance and corporate positions including CFO for the Canadian business. He serves on the Board of Canadian Commercial Corp., a federal crown corporation, and on the CFO Advisory Board of Rotman School of Management and Odgers. In the past, he served on the Boards of Unilever Canada Inc. and GS1 (Retail Sector). Bobby is an alumni of Governor General’s Canadian Leadership Conference, volunteers at Regent Park Community Centre, and supports several Korean-Canadian community organizations.

Jennifer Diana Lee

Jennifer Diana Lee, CPA, CA

Ontario Teachers' Pension Plan, Toronto

Council Term ends 2020

Jennifer Diana Lee is Principal, Ontario Teachers’ Pension Plan Board. Prior to her role at OTPPB, Jennifer was an Associate for two years at Goldman Sachs in London, UK and began her career at Deloitte Private in Toronto. In addition to being a CPA, Jennifer is a Chartered Financial Analyst and a Chartered Alternative Investment Analyst. She has Bachelor of Commerce and Global Professional Masters of Law degrees. In 2016 Jennifer was appointed Young CPA Representative on CPA Ontario’s Council for a two-year term and has also served on the Young CA Advisory Board.

Stephen McCaughey

Stephen McCaughey, CPA, CMA

Deloitte, Kitchener-Waterloo

Council Term ends 2021

Steve is a Senior Consulting Partner with Deloitte.  He is Managing Partner of DSpace, Deloitte’s newly created innovation lab based in Kitchener-Waterloo, where Deloitte develops AI, Machine Learning, Natural Language Processing and Generation, Blockchain, Internet of Things, and Cyber-security prototypes using Lean Discovery methods. His current interests include all things Digital Innovation, Cloud Services platforms and Quantum computing.  He is currently managing teams conducting research on the Future of Work and Future of Learning. A frequent speaker on Digital Finance, Blockchain, and Digital Innovation, Steve holds graduate degrees in Business and in Information Science, holds CFA and CPA designations, and is an accredited Corporate Director.   He sits on the CPA Ontario Council, advocates for the profession, and Chairs the Risk Committee.

Daniel Rogozynski

Jennifer Roedding, CPA, CA

Roedding Associates Management Consultants Inc., London

Council Term ends 2022

Jennifer Roedding is President of Roedding Associates Management Consultants Inc., which provides business transformation expertise to multiple sectors across the country. Her distinguished career in both audit and consulting includes 25 years at KPMG, where she was National Consulting Partner for telecommunications and technology. Jennifer assists clients to achieve improved profitability, efficiency and effectiveness in alignment with their strategies in many areas including finance, procurement, mergers/divestitures and sales. Jennifer is a Director of the holding company of Robarts Clinical Trials Inc. Previously, Jennifer was a board member of London Health Sciences Centre and Vice-President of the London Regional Children’s Museum.

Daniel Rogozynski

Daniel Rogozynski, CPA, CA
CPA (Illinois)

University of Waterloo, Kitchener

Council Term ends 2022

Dan Rogozynski is a lecturer at the University of Waterloo’s School of Accounting and Finance, where he provides his students with the practical perspectives he learned as an entrepreneur. Previously, Dan was the Founder, CEO and CFO of Big Sky Hospitality, which operated 11 Montana’s restaurants. Prior to that, he served as Secretary, Vice-President of Finance and Administration and Acting CFO of Sleeman Breweries, and as Vice-President of Finance of the Swiss Chalet and Harvey’s Divisions of Cara Operations Limited.

Young CPA Representative | Non-Voting

Michael Cherny

Michael Cherny, CPA, CA

Deloitte, Toronto

Michael has been a champion of inclusive workplace culture since their involvement in Deloitte Pride began as a summer student back in 2011. Today, as Chief of Staff to the Audit practice at Deloitte, Michael leads small- and large-scale initiatives that breed innovation and drive operational excellence. Throughout their time at Deloitte, Michael has supported and fostered a dialogue of inclusion, exemplified most by their national leadership of the Deloitte Pride Community and contributions to the development of Gender Transitioning Guidelines. In addition to their professional work, Michael currently serves on the board of The 519 and supports CPA Ontario’s Pride involvement, having previously served on multiple non-profit boards and volunteered with Pride Toronto, Start Proud and the Ten Oaks Project.