Three words that best describe Stuart:
Passionate, innovative, courageous
What’s his role and connection to the cause?
Stuart, a passionate advocate and champion for inclusion, is committed to challenging society’s perception towards persons with disabilities and marginalized groups, and in positioning the true value of inclusion for all members of society. He took the helm of the organization in January 2019.
With extensive years of senior-level experience working in inclusion initiatives in Canada, New Zealand, United Kingdom and Europe, Stuart brings a unique global perspective to his responsibilities as President & CEO.
The motivated, strategic-thinker leads a people-focused organization united in a common goal to transform communities into fully inclusive and accessible environments. He is the face of the organization, overseeing its strategic vision.
What academic work set him up for success?
Stuart holds a BA (Hons) degree in Sport & Leisure Management from Cardiff Metropolitan University in the U.K. and a Graduate Diploma in Secondary Teaching from the Auckland University of Technology in New Zealand.
As a former professional rugby player, Stuart enjoys watching and coaching a range of sports, and along with his wife, spends most of his free time chasing after his three daughters.
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