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

Basil Tambakis – Vice Chair, Government Relations

Administrator, Bethany Lodge 

Ruth McFarlane – Chair, Quality

Chief Executive Officer, 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.

Darren Micallef - Director

Executive Director, Sprucedale Care Centre

Jim Parsons – Director
Administrator, Hilltop Manor Nursing Home Ltd.

Candace Chartier – Ex-Officio
Chief Executive Officer, Ontario Long Term Care Association