Executive Committee


Dr. Maureen O'Donnell
(Executive Vice President, Clinical Practice, Planning and Partnerships, Provincial Health Services Authority; Vancouver, British Columbia)

Vice Chair & Treasurer

Bruce Squires
(President, McMaster Children’s Hospital; Hamilton, Ontario)

Members at Large

Julia E. Hanigsberg (President & CEO, Holland Bloorview Kids Rehabilitation Hospital; Toronto, Ontario)

Dr. Marc-André Dugas (Directeur, Département de Pédiatrie, Faculté de médecine de l'Université Laval; Chef du département de pédiatrie, Centre Mère-Enfant Soleil du CHU de Québec-Université Laval; Québec City, Québec)

Margaret Fullerton (Senior Operating Officer, Alberta Children's Hospital - Alberta Health Services; Calgary, Alberta)

President and CEO (ex-officio)

Emily Gruenwoldt 
(Children’s Healthcare Canada; Ottawa, Ontario)


Members at large
(in alphabetical order)

Dr. Kathryn Bigsby (Consultant Paediatrician; Health PEI; Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island)

Jacques Boissonneault (Administrator; Shriners Hospitals for Children - Canada; Montréal, Québec)

Dianne Cameron (Senior Director, Child Development and Rehabilitation Services, Sunny Hill Health Centre for Children; Vancouver, British Columbia)

Carrie Dornstauder (Executive Director, Maternal and Children’s Provincial Programs; Saskatchewan Health Authority; Saskatoon, Saskatchewan)

Dr. Krista Jangaard (CEO, IWK Health Centre, Halifax, Nova Scotia)

Marilyn Monk (Executive Vice President, Clinical Programs & Services, The Hospital for Sick Children; Toronto, Ontario)

Alison Quigley (Vice President, Patient Care Services; Trillium Health Partners; Mississauga, Ontario)

Dr. Lindy Samson (Chief of Staff and Chief Medical Officer; CHEO)

Dr. Jackie Schleifer Taylor (President, The Children’s Hospital, London Health Sciences Centre; London, Ontario)

Monika Warren (Program Director – Child Health; Winnipeg Regional Heath Authority (WRHA); Children’s Hospital - Health Sciences Centre)

Christine Westerlund (Senior Operating Officer; Stollery Children’s Hospital; Edmonton, Alberta)

Scott Wilson (Co-Chair, Canadian Family Advisory Network; Family Centered Care Coordinator Glenrose Rehabilitation Hospital; Edmonton, Alberta)