Erin O’Brien has been with Jarislowsky Fraser since 1987, when she was hired by Stephen A. Jarislowsky to help him with the firm’s administration. She went on to oversee the implementation of the firm’s first accounting and portfolio management systems. Erin was named a Partner in 1994 and CFO and Compliance Officer in 2003. In 2012, her role was extended to Head of Operations. In addition, she was named to the firm’s Executive Committee and elected to the Board of Directors. Erin is also a registered portfolio manager and manages Private Wealth and Foundation accounts.
Erin sits on various non-profit boards including the Canadian Guild of Crafts and the Batshaw Youth and Family Centres Foundation and was recently a director of a small public company.