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

Beaches Program Supervisor

Phone: 416-456-5984

Email: kstoddart@pegasustoronto.ca

Rabiya Wasif

Matty Eckler Program Supervisor

Phone: 416-457-8013

Email: rwasif@pegasustoronto.ca

Michelle Dervan

Phoenix Program Supervisor

Phone: 416-451-4193

Email: mdervan@pegasustoronto.ca

SHA Program Supervisor Naomi

Naomi Fine

S.H. Armstrong Program Supervisor

Phone: 416-471-8760

Email: nfine@pegasustoronto.ca

Kassaundra - Admin

Kassaundra Neufeld

Administrator

Phone: 416-691-6835

Email: kneufeld@pegasustoronto.ca

Meet the Board

Scott Burns
President
About Scott
Scott has been on the board of Pegasus for over 12 years. His son, Gavin, has been a Participant at Pegasus for over 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. Scott currently serves on the Planning Advisory Committee of the National Capital commission in Ottawa.
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Megan Sansom
Director
About Megan S.
Megan spent over 30 years in the exciting world of corporate event planning. Megan's involvement with Pegasus is two-fold. She is both a dedicated volunteer board member, and mom to a young man who has been supported by Pegasus for almost 10 years. She is in a state of semi-retirement, but continues her work as an independent contractor supporting small local businesses. Megan has also been an active volunteer in The Beach community, and has been a vocal and tireless advocate in the disabilities sector for many years.
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Laurel Reid
Vice President
About Laurel
Laurel joined the board in 2018 and is thrilled to be part of such an impactful community organization. Her day job is in regulatory compliance policy, strategy and governance in the financial sector. She has previously worked in enterprise data management, micro-finance in East Africa, and at the Centre for International Governance Innovation. She holds degrees from the University of Toronto and Wilfrid Laurier University in international relations and public policy. She is an avid morning person who loves to set an alarm on the weekend!
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Kate Bresner
Director
About Kate
Kate joined the Pegasus 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 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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Megan Burns
Director
About Megan B.
Megan has a BA in History and French, and an MA in Canadian History. She’s been working in the educational publishing industry for 15 years, during which she’s moved from being an editor in a multinational publisher to the manager of the production team at a small not-for-profit publisher. Her main focus is clear communication, and making all things run smoothly and arriving on time. For the past two years she’s been the Treasurer for the parent council, which is run entirely by volunteers, at the elementary school that 5th grade daughter attends and that her 7th grade son used to attend. Her older brother has been a participant at Pegasus for 20 years.
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Shamila Ghosh
Treasurer | Finance Committee
About Sharmila
Sharmila brings 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 not-for-profit sector through volunteering and community involvement. Her interests include reading, travel and experiencing new cultures. She is always looking for new challenges and opportunities to learn, develop and contribute.
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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.