Paul Pellizzari

Paul Pellizzari is Executive Director of Policy & Social Responsibility at Ontario Lottery and Gaming Corporation (OLG), where he leads the responsible gambling and environmental sustainability programs. Prior to joining OLG, Mr. Pellizzari worked in public policy for the Province of Ontario, and as a research director and communications professional in the private sector at Noranda Inc., EthicScan Canada and J. Walter Thompson. He is the author of two books and many articles on corporate social responsibility.

Throughout his career he has worked extensively with all orders of government, with the United Nations and with national, regional and local not-for-profit organizations. His volunteer work includes being a director on the boards of two not-for-profit organizations, devising strategy for shareholder advocacy campaigns, leading local campaigns to improve neighborhood conditions, and providing support for the homeless.

Mr. Pellizzari holds a Master of Arts (l’Université de Montréal), an Honours Bachelor of Arts (University of Toronto/Queen’s) and an Honours Bachelor of Commerce (Queen’s University).