Michael (Mike) Powers joins The Council on Aging after 40+ years of business development successes in the Financial Services, Economic Development, and Not-for-profit sectors. A creative-thinking executive, Mike has introduced new clients and established new markets across Canada and the UK. Mike is an accomplished networker, developing opportunities in widely diverse sectors as needed for the organization’s success. His 30+ year involvement in the volunteer sector has seen Mike serving as a board member/event organizer/treasurer with after-school programs, single parents, tennis community, young offenders programs, municipal parks, recreation, and hospitals, and as a volunteer sports coach. He is a Dad to three amazing daughters and grandfather to the four delights of his senior life. Dubbed urban explorer, he loves to explore cities and wander rural areas. It is with notable enthusiasm that he joins the COA Board!