Jennifer Bates

Co-Founder & Director

Jennifer Bates is a Director of Summit Leaders. Jennifer holds an Honours Bachelor of Science, a Juris Doctor and Master of Business Administration degree, each from the University of Toronto, and a Master of Science degree from the University of Oxford. During her MBA, she was part of the University of Toronto’s Creative Destruction Lab, where she worked with start-ups and gained an important appreciation of the value of mentorship in the development of entrepreneurial skills. Jennifer has experience in organizing and working for not-for-profit organizations, having previously acted as Chapter Development Officer for the Canadian Association for Girls in Science. She is presently completing her law articles at Cassels Brock & Blackwell, focusing on corporate law.