President, Board of Directors


Nick Macrae

Nick Macrae

Nick is a Senior Portfolio Manager, Real Estate for HOOPP (Healthcare of Ontario Pension Plan), one of Canada’s largest pension plans with approximately C $61bn of net assets and more than 295,000 active members and retirees. Nick and his colleagues are responsible for managing all activities of the real estate portfolio for HOOPP, including portfolio management and strategy, select asset management, development, acquisition, disposition and financing.  Nick has responsibility for the Canadian office portfolio totaling ~14m sf as well as European office investments.  Prior to HOOPP, Nick worked at Brookfield Asset Management within Brookfield Financial, a real estate investment bank.

Nick earned a Master of Business Administration from the Rotman School of Management at the University of Toronto and a Bachelor of Arts Honours degree from Queen’s University.

Nick has been involved with Community Living Toronto since 2008 when he joined the real estate committee.  His roles have included chairing the real estate committee, sitting on the financing & audit committee, and being a board member since 2011.

Nick’s younger sister was diagnosed with a global development delay when he was nine, and Nick has experienced firsthand the needs, challenges, and opportunities for someone with an intellectual disability.



Our board of directors (Click here for bios)

  • Nick Macrae, President
  • Judith Andrenacci
  • Stephen Andrews
  • Donna Britten
  • Lorraine Bradley
  • Colleen Broadhurst
  • Michael Challes, Treasurer
  • Lisa Ellis
  • Victor Figueiredo, 1st Vice President
  • Donald Hale
  • Morris Jesion
  • Edward Lau
  • Colette Kent, 2nd Vice President
  • David Layton, Past President
  • Susan McCloy
  • Laura Parsonson
  • Valérie Picher
  • Susan Silma, Member at Large