Board and Governance

With the school’s vision and mission as a beacon, the Board works in partnership with Principal Leanne Foster to ensure the school’s continued success and financial stability.

UTS is a non-profit independent school affiliated with the University of Toronto.

The school’s Board of Directors includes alumni, current parents and parents of alumni as well as an independent director.

They are academics, entrepreneurs, community leaders and educational specialists who all share a deep affection for the school and bring a wealth of experience and expertise to their work as board members.

Message from the UTS Board Chair

Peter Buzzi '77


Peter was appointed the chair of the UTS Board in December 2022 after joining in 2019. He recently retired as vice chair and co-head of the Global Mergers and Acquisitions Group at RBC Capital Markets, where he advised Canadian and international clients on some of Canada’s largest mergers, acquisitions, divestitures and restructurings for more than 30 years. He is a graduate in Systems Design Engineering from the University of Waterloo and has a master of business administration degree from Harvard Business School. Prior to attending Harvard, he worked for two years in the computer industry.

Peter joined the UTS Foundation Board in 2010, and became its chair in 2019, where he served until 2022. Peter has also served on the Project Steering and Access and Admissions committees. A donor for over 30 years, Peter is a proud member of the UTS Class of 1977, the only class to become a Founder for the Building the Future capital campaign. He is also a member of the UTS Arbor Society for Legacy Giving.



P denotes parent of a student at UTS. For example, P ’17 means parent of a student of the Class of 2017.