Allan Klassen wears a few different hats these days. He has his husband-and-father hat, of course. Then there’s one as senior vice-president of housing for Brookfield Residential and another as chair of BILD Calgary.
The fourth hat he wears is as chair of the Gordie Howe Centre for Alzheimer’s Research and Education Society (GH CARES). And like everything else he’s involved in, Klassen brings a strong level of passion to this undertaking.
The highlight for this non-profit that provides assistance to the 45,000 Albertans who suffer from Alzheimer’s or dementia is the pro-am hockey tournament held annually in Calgary in April. (more…)