Nathan B. MacDonald, BA, CMILT, FSA Scot is the founder and Commissioner of Clan Donald Southern Ontario and the current Deputy High Commissioner of Clan Donald Canada. Born and raised on Cape Breton Island, Nathan has lived in Southern Ontario since pursuing his studies at the University of Guelph in the mid-1990s. Nathan has published articles on the history of his clan and on the Highland Scots in Canada and around the world in various Clan Donald publications. Nathan is a Celtic musician and songwriter who has toured Canada performing original and traditional repertoire as a solo artist and with his bands Celtae and Kitchen Racket.
Mr. MacDonald is a member of the St. Andrew's Society of Toronto, Comunn Gaidhlig Thoronto and was inducted as a fellow of the Society of Antiquaries of Scotland (FSA Scot) in 2014 for his commitment and contributions to the history and living culture of the Highland Scottish Gael.
In his professional life, Nathan is a communications and public policy professional with particular expertise in transportation and environmental policy.