Adam Starkman

Children’s Miracle Network

Adam Starkman has spent his career in the charitable sector. In his more than a decade at SickKids Foundation, Adam has developed and led multi-million dollar fundraising campaigns, and played a key role in one of the largest hospital fundraising campaigns in Canadian history. He has worked with some of Toronto’s leading philanthropists and Canada’s most successful companies.

In his current role as Chief Development Officer at Children’s Miracle Network, Adam heads the organization’s Canadian operations. He leads a highly collaborative team whose mission is to raise funds and awareness for local children’s hospitals by establishing and enhancing integrated partnerships between Canada’s children’s hospital foundations and some of its largest corporations.

Adam holds a masters degree from OCAD University in Strategic Foresight and Innovation. As a result of his studies he has developed expertise in using human centred design and service design methodologies to create an optimal experience for donors and partners.