Board of Directors


The Alzheimer Society of Canada's Board of Directors consists of individuals from across Canada, including a member from each provincial Alzheimer Society.

Table with notepad and pen.


Kevin O’Shea, St. John’s, NL

Vice Chair

Christine Penney, Victoria, BC


Luc Pinard, Montreal, QC


Andrew MacIsaac, Windsor Junction, NS


David Anderson, Edmonton, AB

Rev. Faye Forbes, Windsor Junction, NS

Dr. Serge Gauthier, Montreal, QC

Nelson Hagerman, Stratford, PEI

André Halley, Montreal, QC

Chris Lane, Edmonton, AB

Robert Piasentin, Vancouver, BC

Robert (Rob) Kennedy, Winnipeg, MB

Charlene Callander, Regina, SK

Farhad Sethna, Richmond Hill, ON

Shelley Shillington, Baxter's Corner, NB

Honorary Patron

Dale Goldhawk, Pickering, ON

Our people

The staff, volunteers and board of the Alzheimer Society of Canada are strongly committed to supporting people living with dementia, their caregivers and their families. In this section, learn more about the people that make up this organization.

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Mosaic of people.