Dawn Nigro

Headshot: Gia DeJulio.

Dawn Nigro is a senior executive with a broad, deep and diverse leadership background. She has served in several divisional president roles in the infrastructure, building materials and manufacturing industries for companies such as Armtec, Henry Company and GE Plastics.

Ms. Nigro is currently a Partner and Executive Director at Dillon Consulting, an employee-owned professional consulting firm specializing in planning, design, engineering and environmental science. Prior to holding that position, she was President at NRB Modular Solutions, the largest modular building solutions provider in Canada. There, she helped address homelessness by delivering social and affordable housing up to 50 per cent faster and with greater cost certainty than conventional construction.

Ms. Nigro cares deeply about environmental and sustainability issues and serves as a director on the boards of homeD, Talius and North West Rubber Group, all of which have an underlying Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) component in their businesses.

Ms. Nigro holds a Bachelor of Applied Science in Chemical Engineering from the University of Waterloo (First Class Honours and Sir Sanford Fleming Medal winner). She is a GE 6 Sigma Master Black Belt and lives in Toronto.

Back to leadership