Our Team

Bronwen Evans, CEO

bronwen evans

Ms. Bronwen Evans is a Founding Director and CEO of True Patriot Love Foundation (TPL), which has been raising record funds to support military families through its signature Tribute Dinners since its inception in 2009.  Under her leadership since 2012, TPL has successfully spearheaded Expeditions to the Himalayas, the North Pole and Antarctica, partnering prominent business leaders with wounded veterans.

Previous to her role with TPL, Ms. Evans was the Vice President of Marketing and Corporate Affairs at Medcan, the largest executive health clinic in North America, where she became the company’s first Chief Privacy Officer.  Prior to joining Medcan, Ms. Evans successfully ran her own communications and public affairs consulting firm for five years with a roster of clients from the energy, health care, legal, and government sectors.

Prior to her time in business, Ms. Evans was the Chief of Staff to the Ontario Minister of Finance, Jim Flaherty, where she advised on taxation and spending policies while leading the development and communication of the 2001 Provincial Budget.  In addition, Ms. Evans has served as a the Chief of Staff to the Attorney General of Ontario, and senior advisor to the Honourable John Baird, Minister of Community and Social Services, and the Honourable Jim Wilson, Minister of Health.

Ms. Evans currently serves as a Director of the 2016 Orlando Invictus Games and as a Director of the National Ballet of Canada.

Ms. Evans received an undergraduate degree with Honours from McGill University and a Master’s degree in Philosophy with a concentration in Biomedical Ethics from Carleton University in Ottawa.

To contact Bronwen directly, please email bevans@truepatriotlove.com.

Jaime Wilson, Chief Development Officer

Rena Brickman, Director of Finance and Human Resources
Laura Hearn, Senior Director of Marketing & Communications
Kristina Schreiber, Director of Expeditions and Events
Shannon Caskey, Director of Development (Mat Leave)
Tracey Taylor, Director of Corporate Sponsorships


Namita Joshi, Manager of Disbursements & Innovation

Shabbir Ahmed, Accounting Administrator & Office Manager

Megan McDonald

Megan McDonald , Manager of Expedition Fundraising

Diana Bilyk, Coordinator Development

Emilie Furia, Corporate Sponsorships Coordinator