We would like to take this opportunity to wish Donna Perrin well on her retirement from the position of Executive Director at Kingston Literacy & Skills and welcome Charles “Chuck” Dowdall into the position of Executive Director effective July 4th, 2016.
With 30 years experience in senior management positions, both in the public and private sectors, Chuck returns to the Kingston area from Brantford, Ontario, where he was responsible for managing daily operations of a multi-disciplinary community-based agency providing services focused on youth, employment, mental health, addictions, supportive housing, and justice. Prior to that, Chuck spent a number of years in the non-profit housing service delivery throughout the Province. Chuck holds a B.Comm (Hons.) and MBA from Queen’s University.
Kingston Literacy & Skills is a community-based program in the heart of the Thousand Islands region of Ontario, Canada. Kingston Literacy & Skills, one of the first community-based literacy programs to be developed in Ontario, has over three decades of experience delivering literacy training to adults and families in Eastern Ontario.