TODD ROSS

Todd Ross is a Public Affairs Consultant with a focus on community and government relations. 

 

He has served as a senior Advisor to Ontario’s Deputy Premier and Minister of Health and Long-Term Care as well as to the President of the Métis Nation of Ontario. 

 

He has worked with corporate, government and non-profit clients and brings a vast amount of professional experience in health care and Indigenous relations including as an Indigenous health systems planner and on the senior management team of a hospital.

 

Todd was a member of the Canadian Armed Forces and served on the HMCS Saskatchewan as a Naval Combat Information Operator. He is one of three representative plaintiffs in the Ross, Roy, Satalic versus Canada class action suit. A suit brought forward on behalf of current and former employees of the federal public service who endured a campaign to purge members of the LGBTQ2 community from the federal government. He now serves as a Director on the LGBT Purge Fund – a multimillion dollar fund for reconciliation and memorialization measures.   

  

He is involved in several community organizations and is currently Co Chair of Rainbow Veterans Canada, President of Charlotte County Pride, a member of the St. Andrews Environmental Advisory Committee, incoming Chair of the Charlotte County Fall Fair, board member of the Charlotte County Museum, the federal and provincial liberal parties in New Brunswick and a member of the Heather Curling Club. 

 

Todd has attended the University of New Brunswick and is currently completing his Bachelor of Arts degree in political science at York University. 

 

Todd has previously served on a number of organizations. These include:

  • Chair, Toronto and York Region Métis Council

  • Chair, City of Toronto Atmospheric Fund

  • Founding Member, Rainbow Railroad

  • Co Chair, Friends For Life Bike Rally

  • Co Chair, Toronto AIDS Vigil

  • Chair Emeritus, Wellesley Central Residences

  • President, Toronto Centre Provincial Liberal Association

  • Vice President, Anishnawbe Health Toronto

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  • Vice President, Toronto Region, Ontario Liberal Party

  • Vice Chair, St Jude Community Homes

  • Member, City of Toronto Aboriginal Affairs Committee

  • Associate member, Toronto Aboriginal Support Services Council

  • Board member, Toronto Danforth Federal Liberal Association

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  • Board member, Toronto Danforth Provincial Liberal Association

  • Board member, Metropolitan Community Church of Toronto

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  • Board member, Canadian Human Rights Voice

  • Steering committee member, Toronto HIV/AIDS Network

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  • Steering committee member, Keep the Promise Canada

 

Todd lives in St Andrews, New Brunswick with his partner Kirk.