Don Thurston

Board Member

Calgary, Alberta

Social change enterprises have been part of Don’s career for many years. He was a founding director of the Canadian Association for Family Enterprise in Calgary, Advisory Board member for the Schools’ of Business at the University of Calgary and Queen’s University, Member of Calgary’s Economic Development Authority, Director and Chair of Engineers Without Borders, a Director of Honens International Piano Competition, and a Director of The Calgary Foundation. He is also a Board member of Engage North.

Don is an Engineering graduate from the University of Alberta and received an MBA from Queen’s University. He is a Fellow of Engineers Canada, a Fellow of Geoscientists Canada (Hon.) an Associate Member of the CFA Institute and a Professional Engineer. Don is an Honoured Alumni of the University of Alberta. Don’s career includes engineering, business, and finance.