Jason Winkler (Photo by Henrik Meyer, 2022)

Jason brings over 30 years of business experience including 16 years as a partner with Deloitte working across Canada, the US, Hong Kong (2 years living) and Iran encompassing membership on national Executive (Managing Partner, Talent), Consulting regional Leadership roles (Managing Director of Western Canada and Director of Operations, BC) as well as responsibility for multiple client engagements predominantly in the provincial and federal government sectors.

As the Chief Human Resource Officer for Deloitte Canada and Chile, Jason was accountable for all human resource functions for 10,000+ professionals and support staff as well as coordination and execution of Canadian and global policies and standards. 

For the past 5 years, Jason has served on the Board of Directors for the Sunshine Coast Community Services Society the past two years serving as President and Chair of the Board.  He is committed to enhancing governance and strategic decision-making in the non-profit sector with a view to balancing preventive and responsive programming to support engaged and resilient communities. 

Jason has aMasters in Business Administration from the University of Western Ontario, a Bachelor of Science in Foreign Service from Georgetown University in Washington DC and a Certificate in Political Studies, from the Institute of Political Studies in Paris.  Splitting his time between the Sunshine Coast and Vancouver, Jason and his husband Allan are strong supporters of the arts and the success of grassroots entrepreneurs.