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Strategic vision and leadership for CFN

Board of Directors

The Board of Directors is responsible for the governance of the Network, and is an active, working body which provides strategic vision and leadership to the Network.

Directors of the Board reflect the interests and concerns of the public, private and academic sectors involved in the Network and have a varied skill set to meet the leadership needs of the Board.

Board members may also sit on two advisory committees to the Board:

  • The Executive Committee advises the Board on management issues, and is responsible for generally overseeing the corporation and providing direction to staff between Board meetings. Members are indicated below by *. 
  • The Audit and Finance Committee advises the Board on audit and financial management issues, and is responsible for the sound fiscal management of the corporation's finances and financial reporting to the Board. Members are indicated below by °.

Board of Directors 2015-2016

                    Russell Williams                     Brian Gray               
                           (Chair)*                            (Vice-Chair)*

                     Williams Russell 2016 06 09                    Gray Brian                            

Richard Birtwhistle            Jeff Blackmer                    Dan Ciuriak°

  Birtwhistle Richard                 Blackmer Jeff                  Ciuriak Dan

    David Crane°                     Jean Gray                         Fred Horne

  Crane David                Gray Jean                  Horne Fred 2016

 Yolande James             Andreas Laupacis*                Steven Liss*

  James Yolande                Laupacis, Andreas                   Liss Steven

John Muscedere          Tom Noseworthy*                Joyce Resin

   Muscedere John               Noseworthy Tom                  Resin Joyce

  Duncan Sinclair               Sharon Straus           Deborah Thorlakson°

     Sinclair Duncan                Straus Sharon                Thorlakson Deborah

                        Chris Kelly                          Carol Barrie
                NCE Representative                 (non-voting)*°

                     Kelly Chris NCE                     Barrie Carol