Past Board of Directors

2017-18

Name Location Representing/ Affiliation Role
Rosanne Prinsen Edmonton AB   Past Chair
Ron Ferguson, PhD Montreal QC Concordia University Chairman
Barbara Hood Yellowknife NT NWT Seniors’ Society Secretary
Liza Stathokostas, PhD London ON Treasurer
Charles Rice, PhD London ON School of Kinesiology
Western University, Canadian Centre for Activity and Aging
Research Committee Chairman
Isla Horvath Toronto ON Canadian Orthopaedic Foundation Member
Michelle Porter, PhD Winnipeg MB University of Manitoba, Centre on Aging Member
Melissa Anderson Ottawa ON Canadian Physiotherapy Association Member
Patricia Clark Mulmur ON Active Aging Canada National Executive Director

2016-17

Name Location Representing/ Affiliation Role
Rosanne Prinsen Edmonton AB   Past Chair
Ron Ferguson, PhD Montreal QC Concordia University Chairman
Jim Evanchuk Winnipeg MB ALCOA Manitoba Vice Chairman
Barbara Hood Yellowknife NT NWT Seniors’ Society Secretary
Liza Stathokostas, PhD London ON School of Kinesiology
Western University
Treasurer
Charles Rice, PhD London ON School of Kinesiology
Western University
Research Committee Chairman
Bob Thayer, PhD Thunder Bay ON   Member
Older Adult Advisory Committee Rep.
Peter Nordland Cornwallis Park NS Canadian Senior Games Assoc. Member
Melissa Anderson Ottawa ON Canadian Physiotherapy Association Member
Patricia Clark Mulmur ON Active Aging Canada National Executive Director

2015-16

Name Location Representing / Affiliation Role on the Board
Rosanne Prinsen Edmonton AB ALCOA Chair Chair
Bert Taylor, PhD Winnipeg MB ALCOA MB Chairman Past Chairman
Holly Schick Regina SK  Saskatchewan Seniors Mechanism Vice Chair
Philippe Markon, PhD Ste. Famille QC ALCOA Research Chairman Treasurer
Jim Hamilton Winnipeg MB University of Manitoba Centre on Aging Secretary
Mary MacLellan Stellarton NS Pictou County Council of Seniors OAA Chair
Jim Evanchuk Winnipeg MB
ALCOA MB Member
Peter Nordland Cornwallis Park NS Canada 55+ Games Member
Melissa Anderson Ottawa ON Canadian Physiotherapy Association Member
Liza Stathokostas, PhD London ON Canadian Society for Exercise Physiology Member
Barb Hood Yellowknife NT NWT Seniors’ Society Member

2014-15

Name Location Representing / Affiliation Role on the Board
Bert Taylor, PhD Winnipeg MB ALCOA MB Chairman Chairman
Bill Krever Toronto ON
Better Living Health & Community Past Chairman
Rosanne Prinsen Edmonton AB Alberta Centre for Active Living Vice Chair
Philippe Markon, PhD Ste. Famille QC ALCOA Research Chairman Treasurer
Jim Hamilton Winnipeg MB University of Manitoba Centre on Aging Secretary
Mary MacLellan Stellarton NS Pictou County Council of Seniors OAA Chair
Jim Evanchuk Winnipeg MB
ALCOA MB Member
Peter Nordland Cornwallis Park NS Canada 55+ Games Member
Holly Schick Regina SK Saskatchewan Seniors Mechanism Member
Brenda Hadju Stoney Creek ON Canadian Orthopaedic Foundation Member

2013-14

Name Location Representing / Affiliation Role on the Board
Bert Taylor, PhD Winnipeg MB ALCOA MB Chairman Chairman
Bill Krever Toronto ON
Better Living Health & Community Past Chairman
Rosanne Prinsen Edmonton AB Alberta Centre for Active Living Vice Chair
Philippe Markon, PhD Ste. Famille QC ALCOA Research Chairman Treasurer
Jim Hamilton Winnipeg MB University of Manitoba Centre on Aging Secretary
Mary MacLellan Stellarton NS Pictou County Council of Seniors OAA Chair
Jim Evanchuk Winnipeg MB
ALCOA MB Member
Peter Nordland Cornwallis Park NS Canada 55+ Games Member
Holly Schick Regina SK Saskatchewan Seniors Mechanism Member
Brenda Hadju Stoney Creek ON Canadian Orthopaedic Foundation Member

2012-13

Name Location Representing / Affiliation Role on the Board
Bert Taylor, PhD Winnipeg MB ALCOA MB Chairman Chairman
Bill Krever Toronto ON
Better Living Health & Community Past Chairman
Rosanne Prinsen Edmonton AB Alberta Centre for Active Living Vice Chair
Philippe Markon, PhD Ste. Famille QC ALCOA Research Chairman Treasurer
Mary MacLellan Stellarton NS Pictou County Council of Seniors OAA Chair
Carol Miller Ottawa ON Canadian Physiotherapy Association Member
Holly Schick Regina SK Saskatchewan Seniors Mechanism Member
Jim Evanchuk Winnipeg MB
ALCOA MB Member
Jim Hamilton Winnipeg MB University of Manitoba Centre on Aging Member
Peter Nordland Cornwallis Park NS Canada 55+ Games Member

2011-12

Name Location Representing / Affiliation Role on the Board
Bill Krever Toronto ON
Better Living Health & Community Chairman
Don Fletcher Winnipeg MB
Canadian Association of Cardiac Rehabilitation Past Chairman
Bert Taylor, PhD Winnipeg MB ALCOA MB Chairman Vice Chairman
Philippe Markon, PhD Ste. Famille QC ALCOA Research Chairman Treasurer
Mike Sharratt, PhD Kitchener ON
Research Institute for Aging Secretary
Mary MacLellan Stellarton NS Pictou County Council of Seniors OAA Chair
Clara Fitzgerald London ON
Canadian Centre for Activity and Aging Member
Carol Miller Ottawa ON Canadian Physiotherapy Association Member
Holly Schick Regina SK Saskatchewan Seniors Mechanism Member
Rosanne Prinsen Edmonton AB Alberta Centre for Active Living Member
Jim Hamilton Winnipeg MB University of Manitoba Centre on Aging Member

2010- 2011

Name Location Representing / Affiliation Role on the Board
Bill Krever Toronto ON
Better Living Health & Community Chairman
Don Fletcher Winnipeg MB
Canadian Association of Cardiac Rehabilitation Past Chairman
Bert Taylor, PhD Winnipeg MB ALCOA MB Chairman Vice Chairman
Philippe Markon, PhD Ste. Famille QC ALCOA Research Chairman Treasurer
Mike Sharratt, PhD Kitchener ON
Research Institute for Aging Secretary
Mary MacLellan Stellarton NS Pictou County Council of Seniors OAA Chair
Clara Fitzgerald London ON
Canadian Centre for Activity and Aging Member
Carol Miller Ottawa ON Canadian Physiotherapy Association Member
Holly Schick Regina SK Saskatchewan Seniors Mechanism Member
Rosanne Prinsen Edmonton AB Alberta Centre for Active Living Member
Sue Boreskie Winnipeg MB Reh-Fit Centre Member

2009-2010

Name Location Representing / Affiliation Role on the Board
Don Fletcher Winnipeg MB
Canadian Association of Cardiac Rehabilitation Chairman
Jack Brownell Quispamsis, NB
Canadian Senior Games Association Past Chairman
Clara Fitzgerald London ON
Canadian Centre for Activity and Aging Vice Chair
Bill Krever Toronto ON
Better Living Health & Community Treasurer
Mike Sharratt, PhD Kitchener ON
Research Institute for Aging Secretary
Mary MacLellan Stellarton NS Pictou County Council of Seniors OAA Chair
Brenda Wong Edmonton AB Community Services Department OAA Rep
Bert Taylor, PhD Winnipeg MB ALCOA MB Chairman Member
Charles Keple Regina SK Saskatchewan Seniors Mechanism Member
Carol Miller Ottawa ON Canadian Physiotherapy Association Member
Denise Desautels Ottawa ON Canadian Healthcare Association Member

2008/2009

Name Location Representing / Affiliation Role on the Board
Don Fletcher Winnipeg MB
Canadian Association of Cardiac Rehabilitation Chairman
Jack Brownell Quispamsis NB
Canadian Senior Games Association Past Chairman
Clara Fitzgerald London ON
Canadian Centre for Activity and Aging Vice Chair
Bill Krever Toronto ON
Better Living Health & Community Treasurer
Mike Sharratt, PhD Kitchener ON
Research Institute for Aging Secretary
Mary MacLellan Stellarton NS Pictou County Council of Seniors OAA Chair
Brenda Wong Edmonton AB Community Services Department OAA Rep
Bert Taylor Winnipeg MB ALCOA MB Chairman Member
Charles Keple Regina SK Saskatchewan Seniors Mechanism Member
Carol Miller Ottawa ON Canadian Physiotherapy Association Member
Denise Desautels Ottawa ON Canadian Healthcare Association Member

2007/2008

Name Location Representing / Affiliation Role on the Guardians
Don Fletcher Winnipeg MB Canadian Association of Cardiac Rehabilitation Chair
Mike Sharratt Kitchener ON Research Institute for Aging Vice-chair
Margaret Barbour Winnipeg MB Manitoba Cardiac Institute Treasurer
Jennifer Dechaine Edmonton AB Alberta Centre for Active Living Secretary
Sheila Schuehlein Kitchener ON VON Canada Member
Michelle Porter Winnipeg MB Canadian Society for Exercise Physiology Member
Anne Skuba Winnipeg MB Chair of Older Adult Advisory Member
Archie MacKeigan Sydne River NS Older Adult Advisory Member
Clara Fitzgerald London ON Canadian Centre for Activity and Aging Member
Bill Krever Toronto ON Don Mills Foundation for Seniors Member
Sharon Purvis Stellarton NS Pictou County Council of Seniors/ Outreach Member
Jack Brownell Quispamsis NB Canadian Senior Games Association Member, Past Chair

2006/2007

Name Location Representing/ Affiliation Role on the Guardians
Jack Brownell Quispamsis NB Canadian Senior Games Association Chair
Don Fletcher Winnipeg MB Canadian Association of Cardiac Rehabilitation Vice Chair
Margaret Barbour Winnipeg MB Manitoba Cardiac Institute Treasurer
Darene Toal-Sullivan Ottawa ON Canadian Association of Occupational Therapists Secretary
Mike Sharratt Kitchener ON Research Institute for Aging Member
Jennifer Dechaine Edmonton AB Alberta Centre for Active Living Member
Sheila Schuehlein Kitchener ON VON Canada Member
Michelle Porter Winnipeg MB Canadian Society for Exercise Physiology Member
Anne Skuba Winnipeg MB Chair of Older Adult Advisory Member
Archie MacKeigan Sydney River NS Older Adult Advisory Member
Clara Fitzgerald London ON Canadian Centre for Activity and  Aging Member
Philippe Markon St. Famille QC Université de Québec Chicoutimi Member, Past Chair

2005/2006

Name Location Representing / Affiliation Role on the Guardians
Jack Brownell Quispamis NB Canadian Senior Games Association Chair
Sandy O’Brien Cousins Edmonton AB University of Alberta Vice-chair
Margaret Barbour Winnipeg MB Manitoba Cardiac Institute Treasurer
Darene Toal-Sullivan Ottawa ON Canadian Association of Occupational Therapists Secretary
Frank Bellamy Regina SK Saskatchewan Seniors Mechanism Member
Jennifer Dechaine Edmonton AB Alberta Centre for Active Living Member
Gareth Jones London ON Canadian Centre for Activity and Aging Member
Archie MacKeigan Sydney River NS ALCOA – Older Adult Advisory Committee Member
Michelle Porter Winnipeg MB Canadian Society for Exercise Physiology Member
Sheila Schuehlein Kitchener ON VON Canada Member
Anne Skuba Winnipeg MB ALCOA – Older Adult Advisory Committee Member
Don Wackley Toronto ON Ontario Coalition of Senior Citizens Organizations Member

2004/2005

Name Location Representing / Affiliation Role on the Guardians
Philippe Markon Ste Famille QC Université de Québec, Chicoutimi Chair
Jack Brownell Rothesay NB Canadian Seniors Games Association Vice-Chair
Margaret Barbour Winnipeg MB Manitoba Cardiac Institute Treasurer
Gabriel Blouin Ottawa ON Institute for Positive Health for Seniors Inc. Secretary
Frank Bellamy Regina SK Saskatchewan Seniors Mechanism Member
Denis Drouin Saint-Augustin-de-Desmaures QC Fondation en Adaptation Motrice Member
Gareth Jones London ON Canadian Centre for Activity and Aging Member
Val Nielsen Surrey BC ALCOA-Older Adult Advisory Committee Member
Chris Peacock Ottawa ON VON Member
Michelle Porter Winnipeg MB Canadian Society for Exercise Physiology Member
Oleh Romaniw Winnipeg MB ALOCA - Older Adults Advisory Member
Don Wackley Toronto ON Ontario Coalition of Senior Citizens Organizations Member

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