Mr. Dan Parlow

Dan-Parlow-2011---1_croppedPast Chair

Dan Parlow is a partner with the Vancouver legal firm Kornfeld LLP, with expertise in the resolution of commercial disputes. Dan helps clients resolve claims over disputed investments, development property, shareholder, partnership and other business interests.

Born and raised in Ontario, Dan studied at the Université de Montréal and the University of Western Ontario, before attending Osgoode Hall Law School.

Dan joined the Board in 2010 and has served as Chair from 2012 – 2014. Along with his leadership role, he has made significant contributions to Operation Eyesight by providing legal and business expertise. He is dedicated to improving the lives of others and strives to eliminate avoidable blindness in the developing world.

“The day will come when even the poorest people will get the eye care they need. With the help of our donors, the fear of blindness will be taken away from them. What a gift!”

In addition to his interest in Operation Eyesight, Dan serves a leadership role on the board of the Arthritis Research Centre of Canada and is an advisor of the Vancouver Learning Centre and BadScienceWatch.ca. Dan speaks five languages, enjoys swimming and biking, and sings four-part a cappella harmony with the Vancouver Thunderbird Chorus.