Bryan Keshen was appointed President and CEO of Reena May 2014, where he supports a team of over 500 employees providing services to over 1,000 individuals with developmental disabilities in 26 locations throughout the Greater Toronto Area.
In his previous 24 years of Jewish Communal Service, Bryan worked at the Toronto and Vancouver Federations in a variety of roles including Campaign Director, Director- Israel at 50, Vice President Strategic Planning and Executive Director of all three of Toronto’s Jewish Community Centres.
Bryan is a graduate of the University of Toronto with a Masters of Social Work and an Advanced Diploma in Social Service Administration. Bryan is an alumnus of York University’s Concurrent Education Program with a B. Ed. and Hons BA in Judaic Studies and a Jewish Teaching Certificate.
Bryan, in his voluntary role, sits on Mackenzie Health’s President’s Advisory Community Board and is active with University of Toronto’s Faculty of Social Work. Bryan also sits as a member of the Developmental Services Toronto Region, Provincial Network on Developmental Services, the Joint Ministry of Community and Social Services Developmental Services Sector Partnership Table and Faith and Culture Inclusion Network.