Mr. Tom Caldwell Director

Mr. Caldwell has been a Director with Calgary Arts Academy Foundation since May 2015.

He currently works in Capital Markets, specializing in energy acquisitions, divestitures and strategic advisory, for a major Canadian bank. Prior to that, he was a co-founder/partner of an independent oil and gas advisory firm for sixteen years.

Born and raised in Alberta, Mr. Caldwell grew up in Calgary and on the family farm in Stettler.

His partner, Sharmaine, and he have three children; two grown sons, Cullen and Jarren, and a daughter Elyse, who attends CAA.

Their oldest son was in the first graduating class of the EDGE school, which has acquainted the family with schools that offer alternative education for children. His younger son also graduated from EDGE.

Mr. Caldwell spent five years on SAIT’s Promising Future Campaign cabinet that raised over $400 million for the construction of new buildings. He has been involved in many other fund raising events. Sharmaine is an active volunteer in many aspects of their community, Elyse’s sport teams, CAA and other charitable causes.

He and his family family enjoy skiing, snowboarding , golfing, hiking, travel and paddle boarding together.