May 02 2014

Barbara Steinhoff

Executive Director, Toronto Humane Society

Topics: Business
Interview Date: Nov-19-2013
Extraordinary Insights:

Barbara graduated with a Bachelor of Environmental Studies from the University of Waterloo and began her professional career in the areas of marketing and business development. After 10 years in the corporate sector and the birth of her son the need to make a difference took hold.

As Director, Business Development for the Canadian Diabetes Association Barbara provided strategic leadership to the Association’s portfolio of business operations, with annual revenues in excess of $30 Million. Barbara served on the Board of Directors of the Clear Air Foundation for 7 years and has spearheaded the establishment of charitable organizations in both Canada and the United States.

Today as Executive Director at the Toronto Humane Society, Barbara spends her days advocating for unwanted, injured and abandoned animals. []