Ontario Long Term Care Association Board of Directors
The Ontario Long Term Care Association operates under the direction of a volunteer Board of Directors,
elected from the membership, and managed by a Chief Executive Officer
and a team of professional staff. Members participate in the
Association's policy development, advocacy initiatives and member
service enhancement through Elected Committees, Standing Committees and
Task Forces. Our 2017-2018 Board Members are listed below.
Bill O'Neill – Board Chair
Executive Director, Kensington Health Centre
Dan Kaniuk – Board Vice Chair and Secretary Treasurer
Executive Vice President, Operations, Responsive Group Inc.
Joanne Dykeman – Chair, Government Relations
Executive Vice President, Operations, Long Term Care, Sienna Senior Living
Shirley Thomas-Weir – Vice Chair, Government Relations
Chief Executive Officer, Thomas Health Care
Ruth McFarlane – Chair, Quality
Executive Director, Durham Christian Homes Society Inc.
Julia King – Vice Chair, Quality
Chief Operating Officer, Jarlette Health Services
Brent Gingerich – Chair, Financial Liaison
President and CEO, peopleCare Inc.
Fraser Wilson – Vice Chair, Financial Liaison
Vice President, Ontario Long Term Care Operations, Chartwell Retirement Residences
John Beaney – Director
Vice President, Operations, Long Term Care Division, Revera Inc.
Michael Harris – Director
Vice President, Long Term Care Operations, Extendicare (Canada) Inc.
Jim Parsons – Director
Administrator, Hilltop Manor Nursing Home Ltd.
Basil Tambakis – Director
Administrator, Bethany Lodge
Candace Chartier – Ex-Officio
Chief Executive Officer, Ontario Long Term Care Association