Anne Sado has been President of George Brown College since 2004 and was named Chair of Polytechnics Canada in February 2013.
She received one of the country’s highest civilian honours in June 2013 when she was appointed Member of the Order of Canada. She was recognized as one of YWCA’s 2012 Women of Distinction in Education and named one of Canada’s Most Powerful Women by the Women’s Executive Network in 2010 and 2012. Anne also received the Queen Elizabeth Diamond Jubilee Medal for the impact she’s made on the socio-economic vitality of Toronto through her work at George Brown.
Anne earned her engineering and MBA degrees from the University of Toronto and received an honorary doctorate of laws from her alma mater in 2011.
Anne is chair of the Ontario Research and Innovation Optical Network (ORION), past chair of Trillium Health Centre and sits on several boards.