Leaside Gardens Administration

Leaside Gardens Board of Management

The Leaside Memorial Community Gardens Board of Management, consisting of nine community volunteers from Leaside and environs and our local Toronto Councillor, manage the facility on behalf of the community and the City of Toronto.

Board of Management

Kathleen (Kathy) Mackenzie, Chair
Glenn Asano, Vice Chair
Chris Forbell, Treasurer
Donna Howard
Janice Ivory-Smith
Navin Katyal
Karen Pugliese
Jennifer Smith

The Board of Management meets on the fourth Wednesday of each month at 7:00 pm in the Sprucegrove Investment Management Board Room at Leaside Gardens. The board meetings are open to the public.

Meeting Dates 2021

Due to COVID-19, Board of Management meetings are now being held using Zoom technology. If you wish to attend a meeting, please email info@leasidegardens.com.

January 27th
February 24th
March 31st
April 28th
May 26th
June 23rd
July and August no meetings scheduled
September 22nd
October 27th
November 24th
December 22nd


The Board of Management is a public Board and strives for full transparency. Our policy documents are available for download.

If you have any questions or require further assistance call 416-421-4944 or email info@leasidegardens.com.

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