Education: B.A., Honors B. Comm., MBA.
Other Volunteer Work: St. Clair College Board of Governors, Katelyn Bedard Bone Marrow Association Board, Parkwood Gospel Temple Board, Board Member & Treasurer of the Downtown Mission, participation in Student Nutrition Programs.
Family: Married to Gloria with three children, and three grandchildren.
Favourite Saying: "To whom much is given, much is required." - Luke 12:48
Education: Honours Business Administration, University of Windsor.
Committees: Chair of the Board of Directors, Chair of Governance/Nominating & Executive Committees.
Other Volunteer Work: Board of Directors of Windsor Regional Hospital; member of Friends of Women's Studies, University of Windsor; Board member and volunteer, Windsor International Film Festival; member of Board of St. Leonard's Windsor and St. Leonard's National Society; Board member of Windsor Endowment for the Arts.
Committees: Treasurer of Board, Chair of Finance/Audit & Resources Committee, Member of Governance/Nominating, and Advocacy Committee
Other Volunteer Work: Treasurer Windsor Essex Country Sports Hall of Fame
Favourite Saying: "Imagination is more important the knowledge." Albert Einstein.
Education: CPA, CGA
Committees: Member of Finance/Audit and Resources
Other Volunteer Work: Board President, Essex County Nurse Practitioner-Led Clinic. Former Board member Essex Community Services.
Family: Married to Jackie with two daughters
Favourite Saying: "If you think you can, you can. If you think you can't, you're right." Mark Twain
Education: Honours Bachelor of Commerce (University of Windsor), CPA, CA (Chartered Accountant)
Committees: Finance/Audit & Resources Committee
Other Volunteer Work: University of Windsor Board of Governors - University of Windsor Board of Governors - Chair, Municipal Retirees Organization Ontario (OMERS retirees) - Treasurer, A Book of My Own Literacy Campaign - Treasurer, Ontario School Board Insurance Exchange - Chair
Family: Married to Brian with two children and one grandchild
Education: CPA - Illinois, USA; FCA - Institute of Chartered Accountants of India; LL.B. - University of Delhi, India
Committees: Treasurer of Board, Chair of Finance/Audit & Resources Committee, Member of Governance/Nominating, and Advocacy Committee;
Other Volunteer Work: Chair and President - Dr. Fouad Tayfour Charitable Foundation, Member - Assistance to Widows Committee, Canadian World Education Foundation (CWEF), Former Board Member - CWEF, Former Board Member - Essex, Kent and Lambton District Health Council (predecessor of LHIN), Former Board Member - Harmony in Action; Former Board Member - Windsor Regional Hospital Foundation.
Family: Married to Seema with two daughters, Sumedha and Rigya.
Favourite Saying: "Be the change that you want to see in the world," Mahatma Gandhi."
Education: Diploma Nursing from St, Clair College (1975), Bachelor of Science in Nursing from the University of Windsor (1994), Master of Science in Nursing from the University of Windsor (2004).
Healthcare: Cynthia began her career as a hospital nurse. In 1985, she joined the faculty at St. Clair College in the Practical, Diploma, and Collaborative Nursing programs. As her career continued she held the positions of Chairperson for the School of Nursing followed by Director of Strategic Planning for Health Sciences and Nursing, where she was directly involved in the clinical design, technology, and simulation labs for the Centre for Applied Health Sciences.
Committees: Windsor Regional Hospital Board of Directors, and Quality of Care Committee, and Patient & Caregiver Council.
Family: Married to Rick, with two children and six grandchildren.
Education: Master of Education Candidate, Bachelor of Education, Business Information Systems
Committees: Member of Finance/Audit & Resources, and H.R. Sub-Committee
Other Volunteer Work: Member of the Board and the Executive of the Windsor-Essex Smart Community, Chairs the Technology Leadership Committee under the Smart Community initiative and is the Vice President representative of the Coordinating Committee of Vice Presidents Academic of the Ontario colleges.
Family: Married to Don and has one son, Steven.
Education: Bachelors of Science in Nursing from the University of Windsor (1987), Masters of Science in Nursing-Adult Primary Care Nurse Practitioner (1999) from Wayne State University, and her Doctorate in Nursing - Biobehavioral Health (2012) from the University of Michigan.
Healthcare Experience: Dr. Freeman has worked in health care for over 29 years in many different roles in Canada and the United States. She is the Primary Health Care Nurse Practitioner Program Graduate Coordinator and the Coordinator for the Oncology Palliative Care Diploma Program. Her areas of research interest include Oncology (Breast Cancer), Survivorship, Palliative Care, Cognitive Impairment and the Student Experience within Post-Secondary Education.
Education: B.S.W., M.S.W., University of Windsor, Registered Social Worker
Committee Membership: Quality of Care
Other Volunteer Work: Former Board Member, Windsor-Essex Children’s Aid Society and Windsor-Essex Children’s Aid Foundation, Former Board Member, ASSIST (Assisting Individuals Secure Tomorrow), London, ON, Former Board Member, EDAL (Eating Disorder Association of London)
Family: Married to Steve
Favourite Saying: “Never doubt that a small group of thoughtful, committed citizens can change the world: indeed, it's the only thing that ever has.” Margaret Mead
Education: Certificate Public Administration-University of Windsor Certificate Business Administration-University of Regina Certified Municipal Manager
Committees: Member of H.R. Sub-Committee, and Governance/Nominating Committee; Member Finance, Audit & Resources
Family: Married to Debbie with two sons
Education: B.A, B.Ed, M.Ed University of Windsor
Committees: Member of Governance/Nominating, Advocacy, Quality of Care, and Patient and Caregiver Council
Other Volunteer Work: Board of directors for House of Sophrosyne, Family Respite
Education: LL.B, University of Windsor; J.D., University of Detroit
Profession: Served as the Vice President of Corporate and Medical Affairs before taking on the role of President and CEO of WRH
Family: Married to Elizabeth with one son, Maxim
Favourite Saying: "Live as if you were to die tomorrow, learn as if you were to live forever." Gandhi
Education: RN, B.A., B.Ed., M.Ed.
Profession: Served in various leadership roles at Windsor Regional Hospital since 1986. In 2013, Karen became the Chief Operating Officer in addition to Chief Nursing Executive.
Education: B.Sc (Hon), University of Windsor, 1997. M.D., University of Ottawa, 2001. Fellow of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons (FRCPC), Internal Medicine 2005.
Family: Married to Geneviève with 3 sons.
Favourite Saying: “Success is not final, failure is not fatal: it is the courage to continue that counts.” -Winston Churchill
Back Row, Left to Right:
Ms. Genevieve Isshak; Dr. Laurie Freeman; Ms. Pam Skillings; Dr. Wassim Saad, Chief of Staff; Mr. Arvind Arya; Mr. Paul Lachance; Mr. David Musyj, President & CEO; Ms. Patricia France; Dr. Joslyn Warwaruk, President of the Professional Staff.
Front Row, Left to Right:
Dr. Lawrence Jacobs, Associate Dean, Windsor Campus, Schulich; Ms. Penny Allen; Ms. Lynne Watts, Past Board Chair; Mr. Dan Wilson, Board Chair; Mr. Anthony Paniccia, Vice-Chair; Mr. Michael Lavoie, Treasurer; Ms. Cynthia Bissonnette.
Mr. Karen McCullough, CNE/COO; Mr. John Leontowicz; Dr. Anil Dhar, Vice-President, Professional Staff; Dr. Anat Ravid, Vice-President, Professional Staff
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