The Board of Directors

The Chatham-Kent Community Health Centres are governed by members of the community. Their knowledge and expertise ensure that our centres are providing services that meet the needs of our clients and the community.

Michael Denys, President – Appointed to the Board November 21, 2013 – Agriculturalist – Bachelor of Science in Agriculture from University of Guelph – Prior CI Adjuster for Agricorp – Chair of the CKCHC Executive Committee, Member of the CKCHC Governance/Nominations and Member of the CKCHC Governance/Nominations Sub-Committee (Bkejwanong)

Tara Seney, Vice President – Appointed to the Board November 25, 2014 – Bachelor of Arts with Honours from University of Windsor – Public Education Manager and First Link Coordinator at the Alzheimer Society Chatham-Kent – Chair of the Dementia Network and Co-Chair of the Falls Prevention Collaborative – Chair of the CKCHC Governance/Nominations Committee, Chair of the CKCHC Governance/Nominations Sub-Committee (Bkejwanong) and Member of the CKCHC Executive Committee

Dr. Christin Moeller, Director – Appointed to the Board November 21, 2013 – Ph.D. in Applied Social Psychology from the University of Windsor – Involved in a number of applied research and evaluation projects in various healthcare settings – Evaluates the clinical and organizational benefits of electronic health records in the Erie St. Clair region for TransForm Shared Service Organization – Member of the CKCHC Quality Committee

Ron Middel, Director – Appointed to the Board September 27, 2016 – Retired Ontario Provincial Police Officer – 30 years of experience with OPP – President of the Board for the Canadian Mental Health Association Lambton-Kent – Stated Clerk of Classis Chatham of the Christian Reformed Church in North America and Governance Committee Member for the Chatham-Kent Hospice – Member of the CKCHC Governance/Nominations Committee

Arlene Dodge, Ex-Officio Director – Appointed to the Board September 27, 2016 – Holds the Health Portfolio with Walpole Island First Nation Band Council – Member of the CKCHC Governance/Nominations Sub-Committee (Bkejwanong)

Stanley Ing, Director – Appointed to the Board June 28, 2017 – Masters of Public Health in Epidemiology from the University of Toronto – Bachelor of Applied Science in Public Health and Safety from Ryerson University – An epidemiologist at Chatham-Kent Public Health Unit – Member of the Board of Directors for Chatham-Kent Children’s Services and United Way of Chatham-Kent – Treasurer for the Association of Public Health Epidemiologists in Ontario – Serves as the AOHC Board Liaison – Member of the CKCHC Quality and Governance/Nominations Committee

Steve Brown, Director – Appointed to the Board June 28, 2017 – Honours Bachelor of Commerce from University of Windsor – Chartered Professional Accountant – Director, Financial Services, Deputy Treasurer for the Municipality of Chatham-Kent – Chair for the CKCHC Resources and Risk Committee

Robert Helyar, Director – Appointed to the Board October 17, 2017 – Retired Management Specialist with 50+ years of experience – Vice-Chair for Board of Directors at Family Services Kent – Holds the CKCHC Cross-Appointee Position – Member of the CKCHC Quality Committee

Jacinda Williams, Director – Appointed to the Board October 17, 2017 – Education in Business Management and Administration with a minor in Arts from Austin Community College – Finance Clerk for Walpole Island First Nations Government – Member of the Board of Directors for Walpole Algonac Ferry Line – Member of the CKCHC Resources and Risk Committee and Member of the CKCHC Governance/Nominations Sub-Committee (Bkejwanong)

Lorne Loulas, Director – Appointed to the Board October 17, 2017 – Business Diploma from St. Clair College – Bachelors of Arts Degree – Music Technology from Wayne State University – General Manager for Walpole Algonac Ferry Ltd. – Former Member of the United Way Drug Awareness Council – Former Owner of Starlight Studios – Former Band Councillor for Walpole Island First Nations – Member of the CKCHC Resources and Risk Committee and Member of the CKCHC Governance/Nominations Sub-Committee (Bkejwanong)


Are you interested in becoming a Board of Director member or Board Committee member?


Who is eligible to apply?

  • Must be over 18 years of age and live in the Chatham-Kent area
  • Must support the CKCHC mission, vision and values and the Model of Health and Wellbeing

What skills/experience are we looking for?

  • Previous Governance Experience
  • Finance and Accounting
  • Strategy and Data Analytics
  • Business Management
  • Legal
  • Healthcare Administration & Policy
  • Human Resource & Labour Management
  • Quality & Performance Management
  • Partnerships & Integration
  • Fundraising
  • Risk Management
  • Community Development
  • Cultural Competency
  • Information Techonology

What is the time commitment?

  • Volunteer 2 hours per month by attending one Board meeting per month and may also participate on a Board Committee
  • Participate in Board education sessions or planning and decision-making sessions

How do I apply?

Please fill out this application form and forward it along with your resume to the following:

Jennifer Pereira, Executive Assistant at jennifer.pereira@ckchc.ca.

OR

Attention: Jennifer Pereira, Executive Assistant
Chatham-Kent Community Health Centres
150 Richmond Street, Chatham ON N7M 1N9