Chair - Dan Sander '97
Dan Sander joined the Executive Committee in 2015. He was a Collingwood student from 1991-1995, and attributes his success in life to the foundations taught in the school. Dan has many fond memories of his time as a Collingwood student in the early 90's and especially enjoyed his time in the rugby program under Coaches Hatch and Speirs. Dan completed his undergraduate degree at UBC in 2001 and his MBA at SFU in 2010. He worked at CB Richard Ellis from 2002 to 2008 specializing in commercial property sales. Dan is a principal at Hollyburn Properties Ltd., a national apartment and commercial real estate company with operations in Vancouver, Calgary, Toronto, and Ottawa. Dan is a parent of a son and daughter in Collingwood.
Brenna MacLean '10
Brenna MacLean joined the Executive Committee in 2015. She was a Collingwood student from 2007 until she graduated in 2010. Brenna has always loved Collingwood and that the school allowed her to continue her competitive swimming. She graduated from Indiana University in 2014 and is very happy to be joining the Exec Committee.
Tim O'Neill '96
Tim O’Neill joined the Executive committee in 2017. Tim was a founder at Collingwood starting in 1st grade in 1984 and continued through Collingwood until 10th grade. Tim graduated from Tufts University in Boston, Ma with a degree in Economics before moving to New York in 2000 where he worked on Wall Street for over 8 years. Currently Tim is Vice President of Institutional Sales for Haywood Securities, a Vancouver headquartered, private Investment broker-dealer. Tim is also a proud parent of his daughter in Kindergarten who is now the 9th O’Neill to have attended Collingwood.
Ariana Sairafi '11
Ariana Sairafi joined the Executive Committee in May, 2018. She was a Collingwood student from 2006 until she graduated in 2011. She was co-captain of the hip hop dance team and voted onto the Student Executive in her graduating year. Ariana says that Collingwood will forever hold a special place in her heart as it gave her all the opportunities to explore her passions in the four strands. She graduated from Simon Fraser University in 2015 with a degree in Communications and a minor in Digital Publishing.
Joey Tai '06
Joey joined the Executive Committee in November, 2016. He started Collingwood in 1997, played rugby till Gr 11 and was on the wrestling team from Gr 6 to 12, graduating in the class of 2006. Joey is a Director at Roynat Capital, a firm specializing in debt and equity financings to growing private companies in Canada/US. He graduated from the Sauder School of Business in 2011 and is a CFA charterholder.
Hannah Wolverton '12
Hannah Wolverton started at Collingwood as a Kindergarten student in 1999 and graduated as a Lifer in 2012. She is forever grateful for the amazing opportunities that Collingwood has given her, from travelling abroad all over Europe to competing with the Cavs on the volleyball court. Hannah graduated from Pepperdine University in 2016 and is excited to be joining the Executive Committee.