Carolyn Scotchmer, Executive Director of TD Friends of the Environment Foundation (TD FEF)
TD Friends of the Environment Foundation
Carolyn Scotchmer is the executive director of TD Friends of the Environment Foundation (TD FEF), where she oversees the operations of the Foundation and leads a team of regional managers to support community-based environmental initiatives across Canada. She is also responsible for the Canadian corporate environmental giving portfolio for TD Bank Group, to help deliver on the bank's corporate citizenship platform, The Ready Commitment.
Carolyn joined TD in 2012 to manage the Foundation's giving in Ontario and the Atlantic provinces and to help raise awareness of TD's corporate environmental programs in the regions. Prior to joining the bank, she spent more than 10 years in the charitable sector in Toronto and Calgary, developing and managing programs focused on community development through urban greening and community gardening.
Carolyn is currently serving as the vice-chair of the Board of Directors for the Canadian Environmental Grantmakers Network and is also an active committee member on the Toronto and Region Conservation Authority's Regional Watershed Alliance. She holds a bachelor degree in biology from Queens University and a master's in environmental studies from York University.