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Robin Cory

Partner, Toronto

Robin brings many years of experience working with both foundations and non-profit organizations to increase their impact.  Prior to her work with Colbeck, her background largely focused on the intersection of business and social impact, demonstrated by her experience as Project Manager for the Canadian Task Force on Social Finance (at Social Innovation Generation), as the Leader of the PricewaterhouseCoopers Canada Foundation, and as one of the first team members of the Global Leadership and Diversity group at Goldman Sachs in New York.  She has completed her training as a coach with the Coach Training Institute, is an active volunteer and board member, and holds an MBA from Harvard Business School.

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Margot Smart

Partner, Calgary

Margot has spent more than a decade working as an advisor and strategist with non-profits and foundations in Canada, the United States and abroad.  She began her career with Oliver Wyman, a strategy and operations consulting firm, where she worked with large international organizations in the field of global health.  She went on to serve as Manager of the President’s Office for the Multiple Sclerosis Society of Canada, where she was responsible for strategic initiatives and evaluation at the national level.  In addition to her professional background in non-profit management, Margot has extensive voluntary experience at home and abroad.  She holds an MBA from Harvard Business School.

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Micol Zarb

Consultant, Toronto

Micol has more than 15 years of experience working in the field of international development.  She began her career in the non-profit sector working in the communications division at the United Nations Women’s Fund and then at the United Nations Population Fund in New York.  She returned to Canada in 2006 to work as Director of Communications for the Stephen Lewis Foundation and later for Médecins Sans Frontières/Doctors Without Borders.  Micol is a past Board member of the Kidney Foundation of Canada’s Ontario Branch.  She has been trained as a coach to deliver the J.W. McConnell Family Foundation’s Impact and Strategic Clarity program.