Gary Cheong, CPA, CA, joins TVO as Vice President, Finance & Corporate Services

By TVO News - Published on October 30, 2018
Gary Cheong
Gary Cheong has joined TVO as Vice President, Finance & Corporate Services

Lisa de Wilde, Chief Executive Officer, is pleased to announce that Gary Cheong has joined TVO as Vice President, Finance & Corporate Services.

Gary will lead the Finance, Legal & Business Affairs, Project Management Office, and Administration teams at TVO. His teams are responsible for ensuring that TVO continues to run a fiscally disciplined organization through understanding the value, nuance, and narrative behind the numbers, contracts, and projects that are the foundation of our organization.

In addition to his experience in financial management, audit, strategic planning, accounting policy, and entrepreneurship, Gary has a passion for the education space and for helping others reach their potential. He has dedicated much of his career to educating, mentoring, and coaching others, having owned and operated a successful private elementary school, an after-school program, and a tutoring program. Gary went on to blend his love of finance and education working at the post-secondary level as a Controller at OCAD and as a Director of Finance at Centennial College.

Gary’s focus on employee growth and development are aligned with TVO, and he will champion building financial literacy across TVO to support us in realizing our strategic directions. 

TVO is supporting learning inside and outside the classroom with our digital learning products and our high-quality, in-depth journalism. Last year alone, TVO sparked 145 million moments of learning, for government funding equivalent to a penny per day per Ontarian.