Why Ridley?
Leadership & Governance

Joseph Ferrante

• Facilities Management Committee (Chair)
• Governance & Nomination Committee
Joe Ferrante is a real estate broker and President of Royal Lepage State Realty—one of Hamilton’s largest real estate brokerages—managing and overseeing over 300 realtors and staff. His family also holds interest in a new home construction company as well a land development company with holdings spanning across Southern Ontario. 

Joe served as a Director for the Realtors Association of Hamilton Burlington from 2005-2011 and served as the association’s president in 2010. He and his wife Cathy are proud Ridley parents to Christian, 19; Vanessa, 21; and Abby, 23.  Joe continues to volunteer with several minor sports associations
and has been a member of the Ridley College facilities committee since 2013.
P.O. Box 3013, 2 Ridley Road St. Catharines, Ontario L2R 7C3 Canada 905 684 1889
With more than 700 students from 60 countries, the largest boarding programme in Ontario and the third largest in Canada, Ridley College is a truly international, co-educational, day and boarding school of the world that prepares students for the world. It has provided enriching learning and life-shaping experiences focused on the arts, academics, and athletics since 1889. Ridley’s Lower School offers JK-Grade 8, its Upper School consists of Grade 9-PG, and Ridley graduates attend some of the top universities and colleges around the world. Ridley is the only   co-ed independent boarding school in Canada and one of only three in North America authorized to offer the International Baccalaureate (IB) continuum programme.