Meet Our Team

Paula Murphy

Executive Director

Phone: 416-691-5651

Email: pmurphy@pegasustoronto.ca

Rebecca Paterson

Program Manager

Phone: 416-691-6835

Email: rpaterson@pegasustoronto.ca

Katie Stoddart

Program Supervisor - Beaches

Phone: 416-456-5984

Email: kstoddart@pegasustoronto.ca

Michelle Dervan

Program Supervisor - Phoenix

Phone: 416-451-4193

Email: mdervan@pegasustoronto.ca

Rabiya Wasif

Program Supervisor - Matty Eckler

Phone: 416-457-8013

Email: rwasif@pegasustoronto.ca

SHA Program Supervisor Naomi

Naomi Fine

Program Supervisor - S.H. Armstrong

Phone: 416-471-8760

Email: nfine@pegasustoronto.ca

Image is of Ciragh Lyons, creative director, on the left, and a PIFF guest to her right.

Ciragh Lyons

Community Engagement & Events Manager

Email: clyons@pegasustoronto.ca

Kassaundra - Admin

Kassaundra Neufeld

Administrator

Phone: 416-691-6835

Email: 

kneufeld@pegasustoronto.ca

Meet the Board

Scott Burns
President
About Scott
President of the Board has been on the Board of Pegasus for 11 years. His son, Gavin, has been at Pegasus for some 20 years. Scott is a retired urban planner and professional economic developer. He practiced planning consulting for 30 years and was originally with the City of Toronto Planning Department. Currently Scott is the President of the Simcoe Chapter of Lambda Alpha – an international honorary land economics group.
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Shamila Ghosh
Treasurer | Finance Committee
About Sharmila
Shamila brings with her over 20 years of experience in financial services, working in Canada, India and the Middle East. Her experience in the corporate sector has developed her skills in a variety of areas and sparked a keen desire to participate in the non-profit sector through volunteering and community involvement. Over the last two years she has been an active member of the board. Her interests include reading, travel and experience new cultures. She is always looking for new challenges and opportunities to learn, develop and contribute. Sharmila chairs the Finance committee.
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Lindsay Reimers
Fundraising Chair
About Lindsay
Lindsay joined Pegasus as a summer student in 2003. After graduating in 2006 from King’s College at the University of Western Ontario with an Honours BA in Child Psychology, she came to work at Pegasus as a full time Program Counsellor, eventually becoming the first supervisor at SH Armstrong when Pegasus opened its fourth location. Despite leaving her job at Pegasus, Lindsay remained active in our community and was invited to join the Board of Directors in 2013. She now lives nearby with her husband David and their young son Zeven. She works as a Realtor with the local Royal LePage Estate Realty. Lindsay chairs the Fundraising committee.
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Laurel Reid
Vice President
About Laurel
Laurel's day job is in policy, strategy, and governance, currently at TD Bank where she supports regulatory compliance in the anti-money laundering and sanctions department. She has previously worked in data management, also at TD Bank, the Centre for International Governance Innovation based in Waterloo, and in the micro-finance sector in East Africa. She holds degrees from the University of Toronto and Wilfrid Laurier University in international relations and public policy. She also volunteers with other Toronto-based non-profits, providing strategy and business guidance. On the weekend she can be found out hiking or at the symphony, where she generally nods off after an hour.
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Megan Sansom
Director
About Megan
Megan spent over 30 years in the exciting world of corporate event planning. She is a parent of three wonderful children, one of whom has been a Pegasus participant since 2012. Megan has been an active volunteer in The Beach community, delivering the Beach Metro News, twice chairing the Home and School organization at the local elementary school and as a member of the board of KIDS (Kids Included in Daycare Services), a unique collaborative service for children with suspected or diagnosed developmental delays. She has been a vocal and tireless advocate in the disabilities sector for many years.
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Kate Bresner
Director
About Kate
Kate joined our board in 2019. Kate is an employment and labour lawyer, with a particular interest in advising employers on matters related to compliance with human rights law. She graduated from the University of Toronto's Faculty of Law, and holds degrees from the University of Victoria and McGill University in anthropology. In her spare time, Kate enjoys reading, visiting art galleries, and playing with her nephews and niece. Kate is honoured to be a part of this grass-roots, progressive and essential organization!
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Antonia Hammer
Governance Committee
About Antonia
Antonia became a personal attendant in 2004 and has been working in disability services and accessibility in various roles ever since. She has a Masters degree in Disability Studies from York University and has worked for organizations including Easter Seals, March of Dimes and with many public sector organizations providing advice on accessibility and AODA compliance. She would like to continue to work with the Board to ensure the sustainability and continued growth of Pegasus’ unique and progressive services. Antonia is on the Governance Committee.
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Contact Us

Head Office Address

931 Kingston Rd. 

Toronto, ON 

M4E 1S6

Contact Information

Phone:  416-691-6835 

Email:  info@pegasustoronto.ca

Hours

Monday to Friday – 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.