Peter Derochie was appointed to the SC Board in January 2017.
Mr. Derochie is retired from the Simcoe Muskoka Catholic District School Board (SMCDSB) after 32 plus years of serving in various senior leadership roles. He is past President of the Catholic School Boards Services Association and the Ontario School Boards Financing Corporation. He recently led a provincial team for the amalgamation of Management and Non-union employee benefits plans across Ontario School Boards and various Associations into an Employee Life and Health Trust.
Mr. Derochie was Chair of the Finance Committee for the Ontario Catholic School Business Officials’ Association from 1990 to 1995 and from 2013 to 2017 he was a regional representative on the Board of Directors for OSBIE, which is a non-profit insurance program owned by Ontario school boards.
He is a Chartered Professional Accountant who obtained an Honours Bachelor of Business Administration from Wilfrid Laurier University, and attended the Queen’s Governance Program in 2015. In 2018, he completed a Certificate program in Board Effectiveness for Pensions and Long-Term Investments at the Rotman School of Management.