Sharon Barnes-Simmonds is a member of the Controllership Division of Charity Accounts Inc. providing white-gloved financial and technology services to charities and other non-profit organizations. Sharon is passionate about the charitable and non-profit sector. After having spent 10 years with the Toronto International Film Festival, Sharon entered the INGO development sector, where she served as Director of Finance and Administration with Children Believe Fund and then as the Chief Financial Officer of Action Against Hunger Canada. Sharon is also an avid volunteer and has sat on several boards including the Kiwanis Club of Toronto Caribbean. She was named one of the “Top 50 Women Leaders of Toronto” in 2022.

Sharon is a graduate of the University of Manchester (UK) where she earned her MBA in Finance, and she is also a Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants ACCA (UK). She earned her Canadian Chartered Professional Accounting (CPA) Designation when she migrated to Canada from Jamaica in 2003.

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Rob Nickerson £350

Niall Doherty $215

David WOLFSON $750

Wendy Wallbrunn $40

Jonathan Wilkinson £50

Albert Zabin $200

Steve Osman $100

Roe & Maggie Stone $100

Betty Schwab $25

Jonathan Brody $40

Bonne Mogulescu $150

William Wiedmann $150

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