Meet the Board of Directors

Erik Sande, Board Chair

President
Medavie Health Services
Dartmouth, Nova Scotia

Erik Sande, Board Chair

President
Medavie Health Services
Dartmouth, Nova Scotia

Dr. Blair O’Neill, Board Vice-Chair

Interventional and Preventative Cardiology, Professor of Medicine
Alberta Health Services
Edmonton, Alberta

Dr. Blair O’Neill, Board Vice-Chair

Interventional and Preventative Cardiology, Professor of Medicine
Alberta Health Services
Edmonton, Alberta

Martin Beaumont

President and CEO
Centre hospitalier universitaire (CHU) de Québec - Université Laval
Québec, Québec

Martin Beaumont

President and CEO
Centre hospitalier universitaire (CHU) de Québec - Université Laval
Québec, Québec

Jo-Anne Cecchetto

ADM, Health Programs, Chief Nursing Officer
Department of Health & Social Services, Government of Northwest Territories
Yellowknife, Northwest Territories

Jo-Anne Cecchetto

ADM, Health Programs, Chief Nursing Officer
Department of Health & Social Services, Government of Northwest Territories
Yellowknife, Northwest Territories

Vincent Dumez

Co-director
Center of Excellence on Partnering with Patients and the Public (CEPPP)
Faculty of Medicine, Université de Montréal
Research Centre of the Centre hospitalier de l’Université de Montréal (CRCHUM)

Vincent Dumez

Co-director
Center of Excellence on Partnering with Patients and the Public (CEPPP)
Faculty of Medicine, Université de Montréal
Research Centre of the Centre hospitalier de l’Université de Montréal (CRCHUM)

Jeanette Edwards

Chair, Board of Directors 
Manitoba Institute for Patient Safety 
Winnipeg, Manitoba

Jeanette Edwards

Chair, Board of Directors 
Manitoba Institute for Patient Safety 
Winnipeg, Manitoba

Feisal Keshavjee

Senior Vice President, Health Partnerships & Transformation, Home Health Services
CBI Health
Calgary, Alberta

Feisal Keshavjee

Senior Vice President, Health Partnerships & Transformation, Home Health Services
CBI Health
Calgary, Alberta

Dr. Petrina McGrath

Health System Executive, People, Quality & Practice and Chief Nurse Executive
Lakeridge Health
Oshawa, Ontario

Dr. Petrina McGrath

Health System Executive, People, Quality & Practice and Chief Nurse Executive
Lakeridge Health
Oshawa, Ontario

Jane McMullan

Jane McMullan
Former Health Industry Executive and Past Board Chair, William Osler Health System
Brampton, Ontario

Jane McMullan

Jane McMullan
Former Health Industry Executive and Past Board Chair, William Osler Health System
Brampton, Ontario

Tammie Myles

Owner/Director
Mother Earth Whispers
Nanaimo, British Columbia

Tammie Myles

Owner/Director
Mother Earth Whispers
Nanaimo, British Columbia

Sue Owen

CEO
Impreza Consulting
Burlington, Ontario

Sue Owen

CEO
Impreza Consulting
Burlington, Ontario

David Price

Health System Improvement and Patient Safety Champion
Co founder, Greg’s Wings
Acme, Alberta

David Price

Health System Improvement and Patient Safety Champion
Co founder, Greg’s Wings
Acme, Alberta

Ian Rongve

Assistant Deputy Minister, Strategy and Innovation Division
Ministry of Health, Government of British Columbia
Victoria, British Columbia

Ian Rongve

Assistant Deputy Minister, Strategy and Innovation Division
Ministry of Health, Government of British Columbia
Victoria, British Columbia

Jocelyne (Jo) Voisin

Associate Assistant Deputy Minister
Health Canada
Ottawa, Ontario

Jocelyne (Jo) Voisin

Associate Assistant Deputy Minister
Health Canada
Ottawa, Ontario

The Board of Directors has invited external participants to join select committees and working groups

Finance, Investment & Audit Committee

Joanne Lalonde

Senior Advisor,
Universities Canada,
Ottawa, Ontario

Joanne Lalonde

Senior Advisor,
Universities Canada,
Ottawa, Ontario

Strategy Working Group

Linda Hughes

Past Co-chair, Patients for Patient Safety Canada
Winnipeg, Manitoba

Linda Hughes

Past Co-chair, Patients for Patient Safety Canada
Winnipeg, Manitoba

Heather Thiessen

Co-chair, Saskatchewan Health Authority Patient and Family Leadership Council
Patient Lead at Health Standards Organization and Accreditation Canada
Saskatoon, Saskatchewan

Heather Thiessen

Co-chair, Saskatchewan Health Authority Patient and Family Leadership Council
Patient Lead at Health Standards Organization and Accreditation Canada
Saskatoon, Saskatchewan