Soles4Souls Canada Team
Soles4Souls Canada Staff
Director, Business Development - Canada
Chief Business Development Officer
Warehouse Manager, Ontario Operations
Vice President, Product Management
Chief Financial & Administrative Officer
Vice President, Marketing & Communications
Soles4Souls Canada Board
Sandra Del Gaudio
Office Manager / Executive Assistant to COO @ ARDENE
Sandra is a specialized retail administration professional with over 25 years of process and office management experience. Over the course of her career, Sandra has worked with top executive retail teams, including those at industry giant Limited Brands and La Senza Lingerie. In 2016, Sandra began her current role at long-time fashion retailer Ardene, where she is involved in planning, overseeing, and executing on all administrative functions for the company and its Chief Operating Officer. Sandra also serves as board member for the Ardene Foundation, whose mission is to incite meaningful change by leveraging the Ardene community. Sandra’s organizational and
interpersonal skills make her a key supporter on both the Ardene Executive and Foundation teams. She currently resides in Montreal, Canada, with her husband Marc and two kids, Daniela and Marco.
Director of Operations at Keen
Donna has been a visible member of the shoe industry for over 15 years. She began her footwear career at Clarks Canada as the Customer Service Manager, before moving into the role of Director of Operations.
Donna joined Keen Canada in 2013 as Director of Operations overseeing Customer Service, Logistics and Demand Planning. Being an advocate for service excellence, her career has always had an unwavering people focus as she supports consumers, retailers, coworkers and colleagues within the industry. Donna embraces and lives the KEEN values to reduce our impact on the environment, protect the places where we play and give back to communities in need.
Kerry has been working in the Canadian Customs Brokerage industry for over 25 years. She began in an operations capacity and moved into both sales and consulting roles. Her specialty for the past 18 years has been working with Non-Resident Importers into Canada.
Kerry is very familiar with Canadian distribution programs and has assisted many retailers and wholesalers to find ways to cut costs, decrease transit times and take away the pain of getting their product to market in Canada.
Ms. Rasmussen is also very familiar with the tax structure in Canada and the impacts, both positive and negative.
President & CEO @ BioPed Footcare Clinics
Since 2014, Pete has served as President & CEO of BioPed Footcare, a network of 85 specialty footcare clinics across Canada. Pete has been a leader in the retail business for over 30 years, with extensive Executive experience with a number of IconicCanadian national brand names, including RadioShack Canada, The Source and TELUS/Black’s Photo. Following a successful retail career Pete moved in into the heath field as CEO of Diabetes Express, combining his in-depth retail experience with his passion for helping people. Pete recently served as Treasurer for New Path Youth and Family Services, a children’s mental health organization and has been an active volunteer for many years for Friends of We Care, raising funds to send physically disabled kids to camp. Originally from Montreal, Pete lives in Ontario, Canada with his wife and daughter.
Sr Director, Central Operations Designer Brands Canada
Lisa serves as the Senior Director, Central Operations and Asset Protection at Designer Brands Canada. Designer Brands Canada operates over 135 locations under the DSW (Designer Shoe Warehouse) and The Shoe Company banners.
Prior to joining Designer Brands in 2018, Lisa worked with brands such The Gap, Walmart Canada and Rexall leading teams responsible for supporting store operations and communications. During her long career, Lisa has focused on creating operational efficiencies to impact the delivery of an exceptional customer experience. She is a strong leader who promotes an inclusive environment and has a passion for philanthropic responsibility.
Lisa has been an blood donor for over 2 decades, is a community advocate and volunteers with a number of organizations. She currently calls Georgetown, ON home with her husband Stephen, their 4 children and a crazy German Shepherd named Jax.
VP Business Development for the Sporting Life Group
Cam is an experienced Canadian retailer with over 30 years experience. In addition to his operations experience, he has played a key role in supporting community initiatives, charitable causes, and sustainability strategies locally and nationally.
Cam is a driven leader with a people-first mentality and passionately believes a strong team can do incredible things. Cam lives in Airdrie, Alberta with his wife Shelley, his daughters McKenna and Carson and his rescue dogs Maeby and Wednesday. A dedicated, active individual, Cam loves connecting with nature, competitive sport, and the accomplishment of pushing himself to achieve his goals.