Board President & Chair
Jermyn K.Y. Voon is a young business professional and community leader who is passionate about increasing accessibility, inclusion, civic and political engagement. His previous experience includes working at both the federal & provincial (Alberta) levels of government, in addition to the private and non-profit sectors in accounting, administration, communications, and marketing-related roles. He is an active community volunteer; Jermyn has been either a member or volunteered with numerous political campaigns and community & non-profit organizations. Jermyn is currently the Board Chair/President of the Canadian Club Calgary and serves on the board of the Federation of Calgary Communities. He is a past board member of Marda Loop Justice Film Festival, Variety Alberta, Société Macdonald-Cartier Society, Students Association of Mount Royal University, and Rotary District 5360 Communications Committee. He continues to volunteer with various community organizations including Startup Calgary, Shaw Charity Classic, Calgary Public Library Foundation Council of Champions, & Students’ Association of Mount Royal University Board Advisory Committee.
Jermyn holds a Bachelor of Business Administration degree in Management (Marketing & Accounting focus) and a Business Administration Diploma, both from the Mount Royal University's Bissett School of Business. Jermyn has also completed the Institute of Corporate Directors (ICD-Rotman) NFP Governance Essentials Program and onBoard Canada's Board Governance Fundamentals Certificate from Ryerson University. He is also currently pursuing his Chartered Professional Accountant (CPA) designation. In 2021, he was awarded the United Way Calgary's Culbert Family Award for Philanthropy for his charitable giving & outstanding community work.