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 business planning, organizational design, corporate leadership and project management, and has been a driving force behind many of the strategic enhancements that led to CMI earning the 130th spot on the 2018 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 recently embarked on her newest venture as an instructor in the McMaster Continuing Education Business Administration program, where she hopes to use her experience and knowledge to support and empower up and coming business professionals across all industries.

Elizabeth is designated a Chartered Manager (C.Mgr.) by the Canadian Institute of Management and is 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.