Volunteer Leadership

The 2018 Sun Life Walk to Cure Diabetes for JDRF is supported by a group of dedicated individuals that provide volunteer leadership and vision for the event. Our National Walk Cabinet is engaged in championing JDRF's mission, and mobilizing the Walk to achieve fundraising results critical to funding research.

National Walk Cabinet:

  • Sheida Shakib-Zedeh (Vancouver)
  • Stéphane Lagrange (Montreal)
Cabinet Members:
  • Gary Howard (Moncton)
  • Russell Newman (Calgary)
  • Tim Banera (Winnipeg)
Honorary Chair:
  • Jacques Goulet, President of Sun Life Financial Canada
UPS Executive Champion:
  • Jami Kilpatrick, Managing Director, International Sales