“Education is a key cornerstone to being successful in life, that's why I am proud to support Mohawk College by being a member of the Mohawk College Foundation Board of Directors. I am excited to help Mohawk College raise the money to ensure that we have the best facilities of all college's in Ontario and ensure that Mohawk graduates are future ready.”
Gary Nelson is a resident of Simcoe, Ontario. Gary graduated from Mohawk College’s three year Business Administration program, he has his Personal Financial Planner (PFP) designation, the designation of Member, Trust Institute (MTI) and is an honours graduate of the Canadian Securities Institute. Gary is employed by Scotiabank as a Branch Manager in Caledonia. Gary has been involved in numerous community boards as Past Chair Relay for Life, Past Chair Norfolk General Hospital Board, Past President Scotiabankers Association, Past President of the Kinsmen Club of Simcoe and has been a director with United Way of Haldimand-Norfolk, Norfolk Nursing Home, Norfolk Hospital Foundation, and the Alzheimer Society. Gary is currently the treasurer and past president of the Caledonia Regional Chamber of Commerce and Past Chair of the Mohawk College Alumni Council. Gary was the recipient of the Outstanding Community Contribution Award from Scotiabank, the Outstanding Presidents award from the Kinsmen Club, and the Teamwork Award from the Canadian Cancer Society.