John Cooney became a Board member and was elected as Treasurer of CFS Toronto in 2020. John is currently the Vice-President, Legal of Leon’s Furniture Limited. He has been with Leon’s for 20 years now. Prior to this, he worked as a Commercial Real Estate Associate with Robins, Appleby & Taub, Barristers and Solicitors.

John completed his Bachelor of Laws at Osgoode Hall Law School and finished his Bachelor and Master of Business Administration at York University.

On top of his regular workload, John is also currently holding offices as: Member of Shared Services Steering Committee for Catholic Charities of the Archdiocese of Toronto; Member of the Law Society of Ontario; Member of Leon’s Furniture Limited Social Committee; Member of the General Counsel of Publicly Listed Family Controlled Canadian Companies, and a Contributor to Live It Up.