Sharon Hashimoto, BA, PFP, STI, FMA, is a seasoned Financial Services professional with over 25 years in the banking industry. Previous roles include Branch Management, Private Banking, and product/sales channel management for Scotiabank’s Mortgage and Credit Card department. Sharon’s current role is Director, Global Operational Risk, Canadian Banking for Scotiabank in Toronto. Sharon has served on various Boards including the Hamilton/Halton Alzheimer Society Foundation, YMCA Hamilton/Burlington, Lisaard House Cancer Hospice Cambridge, and has been a longtime supporter of the United Way as Campaign Chair and Leader Donor Chair for various Scotiabank departments over the years. Sharon was also a member of the United Way of Burlington & Greater Hamilton Board of Directors. In her spare time Sharon loves to golf with her husband Dan and relax by the pool with her daughter Victoria and dogs, Coco and Chanel.