We are united in the belief that the surest way to achieve lasting peace and prosperity is to build a world in which every young person can pursue their education and realize their full potential as literate, empowered, self-reliant citizens.
Network of Subject Matter Experts
The design and delivery of CODE’s literacy programs benefit from the expertise of our network of subject-matter experts representing leading faculties of education at both Canadian and American universities. It is through engagement of this panel of experts that CODE ensures our programs are rooted in best practice and benefit from high quality research to objectively evaluate program performance.
Dr. Marlene Asselin
University of British Columbia
Dr. Kathy Ganske
Research Professor, Literacy Education, Department of Teaching and Learning
Vanderbilt Peabody College
Dr. Claudia Mitchell, F.R.S.C.
Director, Institute for Human Development and Well-Being
Dr. Alison Preece
Professor Emeritus, Language & Literacy
University of Victoria
Dr. Misty Sailors
Professor, Interdisciplinary Learning and Teaching
The University of Texas at San Antonio
Dr. E. Wendy Saul
University of Missouri-St Louis
Dr. Lisa Starr
Director, Office of Internships and Student Affairs
Dr. Charles Temple
Professor of Education and International Literacy Trainer
Hobart and William Smith Colleges
Annick Press Ltd
Independent Publishing and Copyright Professional
Dr. James V. Hoffman
Professor, Reading Language and Literacy Studies
University of Texas at Austin
Dr. George Hunt
University of Edinburgh
Dr. Sally Beach
Professor, Instructional Leadership and Academic Curriculum
University of Oklahoma
Dr. Richard Maclure
Professor, Faculty of Education
University of Ottawa
Dr. Pamela Winsor
University of Lethbridge
The CODE Foundation
Established in 1992, the CODE Foundation is an endowment fund that manages and invests bequests and other planned gifts. The CODE Foundation donates its investment income annually to CODE.
The CODE Foundation Board of Directors:
Chair, Catherine Carlin, Investment Executive, Ret.
Treasurer, Chris Nobes, Managing Director, Kroll
John Bai, Chief Financial Officer, City National Bank
Paul Bouzanis, CEO / President PBC Group
Christopher Bredt, Senior Litigation Partner, Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
John Casey, Vice President & Managing Director, BMO Nesbitt Burns
Lorena Gepraegs, Assistant Vice President, IT Security, Risk and Governance at the Healthcare Ontario Pension Plan (HOOPP)
Raymond Halley, Vice President and Senior Portfolio Manager, Fiera Capital
Christopher Norris, Director (Senior Specialized Manager), Enterprise Strategy & Decision Support and Investor Relations
Pauline Port, VP Corporate Services and CFO, Canadian Blood Services, Ret.
Priya Radha, Managing Director, CIBC Capital Markets
View the Audited Financial Statements for the CODE Foundation
In an effort to facilitate sustainability of our programs and build local capacity, CODE designs and implements programs in close partnership with locally-based civil society organizations. These partners bring a depth of knowledge of local issues and long history of accompanying the processes of local development. They are indispensable to the successful implementation of programs. To learn more about CODE’s commitment to working in partnership, please refer to CODE’s Partnership Charter.