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 2019-2020 Board Members are listed below.

Brent Gingerich – Board Chair

Chairman and CEO peopleCare Group Inc.

Ruth McFarlane – Board Vice Chair, Chair, Pandemic Response and Sustainability Advisory Group & Chair, Human Resources Task Force
Chief Executive Officer, Durham Christian Homes

John Scotland – Secretary Treasurer, Chair, Financial Liaison Committee, Chair, Audit and Finance
Chief Executive Officer, Steeves & Rozema Group 



Greg Freeman, Vice Chair, Financial Liaison Committee

CEO/Vice President, Crown Ridge Health Care Services Inc.

Rebecca Scott Rawn –  Chair, Advocacy Committee

National Director Communications and Strategic Partnerships, Extendicare (Canada) Inc.

Matt Drown - Vice Chair, Advocacy Committee

Director of Community Connections, Schlegel Villages

Jill Knowlton – Chair, Quality Committee
Director, Long-Term Care Operations, Jarlette Health Services

Scott Ovenden – Vice Chair, Quality

Executive Vice President, Clinical Programs, Baycrest Health Sciences 



Wendy Gilmour – Chair, Governance Committee

Senior Vice President, Long Term Care, Revera Inc.

Angela Grottoli, Chair, Capital Re/Development Task Force
Vice President, Real Estate Integration, Chartwell Retirement Residences

Gary Westgarth - Chair, Pensions
Owner, Watford Quality Care Centre

Nancy Webb - Director
Senior Vice President, Public Affairs & Marketing, Sienna Senior Living

Donna Duncan – Ex-Officio
Chief Executive Officer, Ontario Long Term Care Association