Board of Directors 2019-20

[all Officers and Directors are volunteers]

Officers and Directors

  • David Sadleir, Ph.D., P.Eng., President, (Rosemont) former Bus Exec & Retired VP Univ. of Toronto
  • Heidi MacKenzie, Secretary/Treasurer, (Alliston) Gallery Owner

Directors

  • Peter M. Banting, Ph.D., Director, (Hamilton) Professor Emeritus of Marketing, McMaster University
  • Robert Banting, Director, (Oakville) Retired Manager, AECL
  • Tracy Bosley, Director, (Parry Sound) Retired Budget Controller, Honda of Canada Mfg
  • Dr. Karolyn Hardy-Brown, M.D., Director, (Peterborough), Paediatrician
  • Janet Budgell, Director (Adjala), Nutritionist
  • Dr. Melinda Hazlett, M.D., Director, (Barrie) Paediatrician
  • Dr. Trevor Hunt, M.D., Director, (Rosemont) Paediatrician, Retired Chief of the Medical Staff, Stevenson Memorial Hospital
  • Sachi Persaud, Director, (Barrie), Addictions Counsellor, Georgian College
  • Dr. Elisa Venier, M.D., Director, (Toronto), Family Physician

Staff

  • Kait Perez Diaz, Program Director

Advisory Board

Business/Medical/International

  • James Grant, retired EVP, RBC (Toronto)
  • Paul Nelson, retired SVP/CIO, Rogers (Oakville)
  • Terry Mosey, retired Chairman of the Board, Northwest Tel (Mississauga)
  • Don Tapscott, best-selling author and CEO, The Tapscott Group (Toronto)
  • Ron Riesenbach, VP, Innovation & Chief Technology Officer, Baycrest (Toronto)
  • Jonathan Sadleir, AM, CSC, Chief Strategy Officer, CEA Technologies (Canberra, Australia)
  • Robert D. Wagman, MD, FRCSC, Ophthalmology, (Toronto)
  • Geoffrey Sadleir, Manager – Enterprise Voice Services, MGS, Govt of Ontario (Toronto)
  • Annette Jones, VP & Chief Nursing Executive, Southlake Regional HC (Newmarket)

Community

  • Jody J. Levac, CEO & President, Stevenson Memorial Hospital (Alliston)
  • Peter Gordon, retired SVP, Honda of Canada Mfg., (Utopia)
  • Doug Drysdale, Owner, Drysdale Tree Farms (Essa)
  • Art Kovats, retired VP and Director, SFBLF (Essa
  • Ralph I. Jones, retired Sect/Treas and Director SFBLF (Alliston))
  • Mike MacEachern, Executive Director, Focus CDC (Alliston)
  • Rick Milne, Mayor, Town of New Tecumseth (Alliston)
  • Sandie Macdonald, Mayor, Township of Essa (Essa)

SFBLF Founding Directors [*]
November 15, 2005
> Robert Banting                     [Oakville, ON]
> Dr. Peter Myles Banting     [Hamilton, ON]
> Dr. Richard T. Hareychuk   [Toronto, ON]
> Hart Holmstrom                  [Alliston, ON]
> Larry Keogh                          [Alliston, ON]
> Dr. Audrey Manning           [Lumsden, NFLD]
> Dr. David Sadleir                 [Rosemont, ON]
> Gary Schellenberger           [Sebringville, ON]

Retired Directors
> Richard Hareychuk[*]            2005 – 2009
> Hart Holmstrom  [*]              2005 – 2009
> Audrey Manning  [*]              2005 – 2009
> Gary Schellenberger[*]         2005 – 2009
> Larry Keogh [*]                      2005 – 2010
> Garnet Madill                         2008 – 2010
> Judith Bannerman                2009 – 2010
> Alec Wright                            2006 – 2011
> Valerie Campbell                  2009 – 2011
> Doug Curwood                      2010 – 2012
> Vernon Solomon                   2011 –2013
> Maureen Biegel                     2006 – 2017
> Mike Jerry                              2006 – 2017
> Nancy Rugman                     2014 – 2017
> Mandy Webster                    2015 – 2017
> KathiWallace                             2017
> Art Kovats                             2012 – 2018
> Ralph Jones                          2011 – 2019
> Jennifer Adriaanse              2012 – 2019
Staff – Nicole Brown              2014 – 2016