Bob Nicholson

Bob Nicholson

Bob Nicholson

Chair
Biography

Bob has spent a career working as a senior executive in the professional sports industry, in Major League Baseball with the Toronto Blue Jays, Montreal Expos and Washington Nationals, and in the Canadian Football League with the Toronto Argonauts.  He enjoyed success as part of two World Series and three Grey Cup Championship teams.  
 
He has changed fields in the past two years, becoming the Chief Operating Officer for Holy Trinity School, an independent K-12 school in Richmond Hill.  
 
Bob has actively supported Special Olympics for over 30 years as a board member, volunteer and fundraiser, and honoured with the Harry "Red" Foster Award,  presented annually to a person who exemplifies the spirit, philosophy and goals of the Special Olympics movement.  He has also been the recipient of the Queen’s Diamond Jubilee Medal, the Queen’s Golden Jubilee Medal and Governor General’s 125 Award for his community service. 
 
He is a qualified Chartered Accountant and elected as a Fellow of the Ontario Institute of Chartered Accountants in 2003.