Bonnie Moore, Executive Director
Bonnie has worked in fundraising in the United States and Canada for over 30 years. In 2003, she returned to Thunder Bay to become the Director of University Advancement and Alumni Relations for her Alma Matter Lakehead University.
In 2010, she joined the Thunder Bay Community Foundation Board and in 2013, she became the Executive Director. Growing the foundation's portfolio by working to create family funds is her focus. As our family funds grow, we are able to give more to the community. In the last three years we have been able to increase our grants to the community from $200,000 to $400,000.
Giving back to the community is what the TBCF is all about. She believes strongly in nurturing you passion, building our community and creating a legacy.
MJ Green, Operations Coordinator
MJ (Marlene) Green is a Lakehead University graduate having completed the Masters in the Science of Management program as well as the Honours Bachelor of Commerce program (majoring in Information Systems). Prior to attending Lakehead University, MJ completed the Business Accounting Program at Algonquin College.
Born and raised in Ottawa, Ontario, MJ is a member of the Couchiching First Nation in Fort Francis, Ontario. She moved to Thunder Bay with in 2009 with the goal of attending Lakehead University. After falling in love with the community, she has become a permanent resident of Thunder Bay.
Her goals with the Foundation are to help support the Foundation and Executive Director through the use of technology to create more focused and useful systems internally. With her marketing experience she aims expand that community knowledge about the Foundation and its place in the community. The Thunder Bay Community Foundation is known amongst the Board as Thunder Bay's best kept secret and part of MJ's goals are to let that secret out of the bag!