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Evan Solomon
CBC Television broadcaster, Journalist & Author

Two time Gemini award winning writer and broadcaster Evan Solomon spends his professional life exploring the world of innovation, advances in technology, changing business paradigms, and creative approaches to managing and solving the complex challenges of sustainability in the 21st century

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Steve Uzzell
Renowned Advertising and Corporate Photographer

Steve Uzzell is a renowned advertising and corporate photographer. He started in the photography business as an assistant to the editor of National Geographic and a member of their photographic staff

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Victoria Labalme
Mastering the Art of Live Communication

Victoria Labalme brings 20 years of theater, comedy, movement and film experience to the corporate industry, working with individuals and organizations who are committed to mastering the art of live communication – in business, sales and interpersonal settings.

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Randy Adamkowski
Grant Thornton LLP

Randy Adamkowski is a Partner in the assurance and business advisory practice at Grant Thornton LLP, based in Toronto.

Randy provides services to his clients in the areas of business planning, financial forecasting, corporate acquisition and reorganizations, system reviews and executive recruiting.


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Karen Bell


Karen Bell is a lawyer with over 25 years of experience in the practice and the business of law.  She works with law firms to address challenges and generate opportunities related to client relations and service, business development, knowledge sharing, and risk management.

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Susan Carr
Blaney McMurtry LLP

Susan’s legal career and TLOMA membership started in 1988 when she joined Goodman and Carr in Human Resources. In 1993, she moved to Blaney McMurty as the Manager of Human Resources and Facilities and has been there ever since.

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Sally Cousland
Manager Human Resources Support Services - Osler, Hoskin & Harcourt LLP

Sally Cousland is a senior Human Resources Manager with experience in Human Resources management in the professional services, regulatory and financial services sectors.

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Gill Deacon


Gill Deacon has spent the last fifteen years honing her awareness about how to be a good planetary citizen. Having also spent much of that time developing a career as a writer and television broadcaster, and adding three little boys to the world's population, Gill has become an expert at living a busy working life in a way that is sustainable.

Gill delivers a passionate call to awareness around environmental issues.


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Mike Dewdney
General Manager - Animate Systems

During his 9 years at Animate Systems (a leading provider of technology solutions to law firms), Mike has been passionate about applying technology to business problems. Mike has directly managed and implemented hundreds of successful IT projects...

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Celese Fletcher
Principal - Oomph Group Inc.

Celese Fletcher, CHRP, is a professional Human Resource practitioner with more than 25 years experience in developing and restructuring businesses through the design and implementation of people infrastructures. She is inspired by the diversity of people's ability and their contribution to the success of business...

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Lynn Joiner
Director, Facility Services, Goodmans LLP

Lynn Joiner is the Director of Facility Services at Goodmans LLP. Excellent client service has always been a hallmark of achievement for Mr. Joiner. As a leader, he continuously challenges his team and service providers to increase their level of focus and service to the firm and our clients. 

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Walter Macecevic
Relationship Manager, TD Bank Financial Group

Walter has 15 years with TDBFG in Commercial Credit Current.  His portfolio is heavily weighted with law firms – small and large.

Walter works in a team concept and his team includes individuals specifically dedicated to each client, including ...


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Karen MacKay
Phoenix Legal Inc.

Karen MacKay, MBA, CHRP is the Founder and President of Phoenix Legal Inc. With more than 20 years of professional services experience, today she has a number of loyal and long-standing clients who have come to count on her for her knowledge and integrity, as well as for her sensitivity and flexibility in the face of their ever-changing business priorities.

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Todd Madgett
Director of National SMB Sales - Cisco Systems Inc.

As Director of National SMB Sales for Cisco Canada, Todd Madgett leads business development and sales operations for Cisco Canada's fastest-growing market segment, small- and medium-sized business. He leads a national sales team focused on defining strategies and solutions to achieve customer and channel success.

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Lesley Niermann
Blue Mountain

A body mind & Spirit philosophy through Yoga brings Lesley Niermann to hold on to thoughts of well being in the here & now.

Lesley has been practising and sharing the principles of Hatha Yoga in the Georgian Triangle and area for the last 10 years. She has a 2 year fitness and nutritional diploma & is a Certified Yoga Instructor.


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Paul Page
CAO - Paliare Roland Rosenberg Rothstein LLP

Paul has been an active member of TLOMA since 1998. He has managed various law firms from boutique to satellite offices (with head offices in BC and the UK).

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Richard Pearson, BA, LLB
Phoenix Legal Inc.

Richard is uniquely qualified as both a commercial lawyer and organisation development specialist with over 20 years international experience consulting to Fortune 500 companies and professional firms.

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Daniel E. Pinnington
Director, practicePRO, Lawyer's Professional Indemnity Company (LAWPRO)

Dan Pinnington is Director, practicePRO at the Lawyers’ Professional Indemnity Company (LAWPRO) in Toronto. practicePRO is an innovative claims prevention initiative that provides lawyers with tools and resources to assist them in avoiding malpractice claims and succeeding in the practice of law. Dan has a LLB/JD from the Universities of Windsor and Detroit and was called to the Ontario Bar in 1993.

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Janice Rooney
Director of Human Resources - Fraser, Milner, Casgrain LLP

Janice is currently the Director of Human Resources for Fraser Milner Casgrain LLP in Toronto, providing a broad range of strategic administrative HR support within a professional services environment over the past three years. Janice joined TLOMA at the commencement of her role with FMC and has participated on the Compensation Committee for the past two years.

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John Rudell
Financial Administrator, Grosman Grosman & Gale LLP

John has been the Financial Administrator (Office Manager/Bookkeeper) at Grosman, Grosman & Gale LLP since May 2001. The firm has eight lawyers and the practice specializes in Employment Law.

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Rosemarie Schoutsen
AMJ Campbell Van Lines

Rosemarie has been employed at AMJ Campbell Van Lines for 19 wonderful years, enjoying her role as Account Manager, in the coordination of relocations for my ongoing clients along with the Business Development of potentially new accounts.

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Katrina Stevens
Manager Employment Services - Osler, Hoskin & Harcourt LLP

Katrina Stevens has been with Osler, Hoskin & Harcourt LLP since January 2003 and brings over 15 years of experience as a Human Resources professional in the engineering, professional services and financial industries.

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Heather Suttie


Heather Suttie is a legal business development and marketing consultant who helps law firms, legal teams and individual lawyers in all areas of practice realize greater success in the business of law.

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Chuck White
Manager, Distribution & Print Services - Osler, Hoskin & Harcourt LLP

Chuck White has been the Manager of Distribution and Print Services at Osler, Hoskin & Harcourt LLP since 2001.

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Wendy Woods
Watershed Training Solutions

Wendy’s enthusiastic and engaging training style energizes and motivates her participants. Her years of hands-on business and adult education experience, complimented by an M.B.A. and Certificate in Adult Education, provide her clients with productive and profitable results.

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