Board of Directors

Brandon Corman - Director, Managing Director

Chris Gilliss - Director

Travis Griffith - Director

Frank Jessop - Director, Treasurer

Nancy Lala - Director

Probal Lala - Director, Chair

Ed Lycklama - Director

Mat Goldstein - Observer



Brandon Corman

Managing Director

Brandon Corman is the Managing Director of Maple Leaf Angels and Maple Leaf Angels Capital Corporation, responsible for growing MLA as a value added partner for both investors and entrepreneurs. Previously he was a Business Development Manager for the Network of Angel Organizations – Ontario, where he was responsible for building Southern Ontario’s Angel investor networks on behalf of FedDev Ontario. He was also a co-founder of unBrokr Inc. a portfolio analytics platform for direct investors using online discount brokerages. Prior to this, Brandon was an Investment Analyst for a venture capital firm located in Toronto. 






Baye Galligan

Associate Director

Baye Galligan is the Associate Director of Maple Leaf Angels where she is responsible for developing the MLA brand and assisting the Managing Director in the growth of MLA as a value added partner for both investors and entrepreneurs. Baye brings a wide array of knowledge and experience to the table through her affiliations with multiple research teams in the areas of pharmaceutical, biotech, materials, fine chemical and energy industries. She has published in a leading academic journal, is an avid traveler, and enjoys the arts and outdoors. Baye has an HBA from the Richard Ivey School of Business, and a Master of Arts from Harvard University.