Lifelong Learning for a Brighter World

Elizabeth Wood


Elizabeth Wood is the Executive Vice President of the CMI Group, a multi-divisional group of companies centred in mortgage lending and administration. She is passionate about strategic marketing, corporate finance, assurance and governance, organizational design, and corporate leadership and project management, and has been a driving force behind many of the strategic enhancements that led to CMI earning the 110th spot on the 2019 Canadian Business Growth 500 ranking. Most recently she was named to the Canadian Mortgage Professional’s 2019 Women of Influence list, which recognizes female trailblazers and leaders in the mortgage industry. Elizabeth is also the founder and operator of an award-winning bookkeeping and tax preparation firm in Hamilton.

Elizabeth has been an instructor with the McMaster Continuing Education Business Administration program since 2019, where she uses her experience and knowledge to support and empower up-and-coming business professionals across all industries.

Elizabeth is also a designated Chartered Manager (C.Mgr.) and is serving a 3-year term on the National Board of Directors of the CIM Chartered Managers Canada. She is also a Certified Manager (CM) through the Institute of Certified Professional Managers (USA). Elizabeth graduated with distinction with a Bachelor of Commerce from Thompson Rivers University and holds a Bachelor of Arts in Psychology from Athabasca University. She is currently completing her MBA through Laurentian University.