60% of high-priority research goes unfunded.
Neil Currie, of Toronto, is an associate partner at PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP’s national office. A chartered accountant by profession, he has been with the firm since 1995 and completed international assignments in both the United States and Europe. He has also taught auditing courses at Carleton University. Currently chair-elect of the board at the Canadian Cancer Society’s Ontario Division, Neil has been involved with the organization for the past five years. He previously served as president of the Society’s Toronto Region and has participated on numerous committees and in events such as Relay For Life. Neil was presented with the Award of Achievement in Volunteer Leadership in recognition of his work with the Toronto Region.
“I am grateful that the Canadian Cancer Society has provided me this opportunity to give my time and talents in memory of my aunt and my cousin. Through my efforts, their memory lives on.”