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
Chief Executive Officer, Durham Christian Homes

Fraser Wilson – Chair, Financial Liaison
Vice President, Ontario Long Term Care Operations, Chartwell Retirement Residences


John Scotland – Secretary Treasurer, Vice Chair FLC
Chief Executive Officer, Steeves & Rozema Group 

Julia King – Chair, Advocacy
Chief Operating Officer, Jarlette Health Services

Rebecca Scott Rawn – Vice Chair, Advocacy

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

Jill Knowlton – Chair, Quality
Managing Director, Long-Term Care Operations, primacare Living Solutions

Scott Ovenden – Vice Chair, Quality

Executive Vice President, Clinical Programs, Baycrest Health Sciences 


Wendy Gilmour –Director

Senior Vice President, Long Term Care, Revera Inc. 

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

Philippa Welch – Director
Vice President, Clinical Operations, Sienna Senior Living

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