Together, We Can Make Chatham-Kent Greater Than It Already Is

The chatham-kent prosperity roundtable

is a leader in the promotion and development of a healthy, vibrant, and prosperous chatham-kent

Our Role


We’re connecting with you and others who care in our community to have a deep conversation


We’re building relationships and activating our community to start moving the needle on poverty


We’re bringing new ideas and new people to the table to make change a reality

Our 6 Keys

To unlocking chatham-kent’s potential


Building on our community’s strengths


Sparking and facilitating collective work


Building sustainable relationships


Connecting and sharing knowledge


Ensuring all voices are heard


Measuring our community’s impact


Our Partners provide a vital network for those individuals who require strength and support. By joining, organizations will have access to partnerships, training opportunities for staff, and a growing network focused on creating a healthy, inclusive, and sustainable Chatham-Kent. If you're interested in becoming a member, please contact us.

Collaborative Leadership Committee

The Prosperity Roundtable’s Collaborative Leadership Committee is made up of Chatham-Kent citizens, business, government, and nonprofit representatives to ensure all voices are heard and incorporated into any action.

Current Leadership members

Steve Pratt | Chief Executive Officer, United Way of chatham-Kent
Tracy Callaghan | Executive Director, Adult Language and Learning
Darrin Canniff | Mayor, Municipality of Chatham-Kent
Polly Smith | Director, Employment and Social Services
Brad Davis | Executive Director, Family Service Kent
Walter Van De Kleut | Executive Director, Chatham-Kent Legal Clinic
Sherri Saunders | Executive Director, Chatham-Kent Community Health Centres
Teresa Bendo | Director, Chatham-Kent Public Health
Karen Loney | Coordinator, Chatham-Kent Community Leaders’ Cabinet (non-voting)