Staff Directory


Our Staff


Our staff members are the brains of the operation.  Learn about the people behind the Alzheimer Society of Waterloo Wellington working out of our 3 locations and in the community.


Leadership Team - located at Kitchener office

Michelle Martin, Executive Director

Gail Roth, Director of Programs and Services - RSW, MSW

Lorri Watamaniuk, Director of Fund Development 


Social Work and First Link Team - Kitchener Office

Lynelle Drudge, First Link Care Navigator - RSW, BSW

Jeanetta Grawbarger, Social Worker - RSW, BSW

Ayari Yokokura, Social Worker - RSW, MSW

Kaitlin Alcock, First Link - Social Worker - RSW, MSW

Patricia Ferrari, First Link Coordinator 


Program Team – Kitchener Office

Kayla Haas, Intergenerational Community Programs Coordinator

Peter Morey, Virtual Program and Communications Coordinator


Social Work & Program Team – Cambridge Office

Gisèle Hauser, Navigatrice des services de soins, Premier Lien/ First Link Care Navigator - RSW, MSW

Janine Wilson, Public Education Coordinator


Social Work & Program Team – Guelph Office

Jaclyn Lebel, First Link Coordinator

Colleen Martin, Social Worker - RSW, MSW

Robin Smart, Public Education Coordinator


Minds in Motion ® Team

Ashley Barton, Minds in Motion ® Coordinator

Kim Davidson, Minds in Motion ® Coordinator

Sarah Jones, Minds in Motion ® Coordinator


Development Team – Located at our Kitchener Office

Travis Forbes, Social Media and Events Coordinator

Kathy Irwin, Development Administrator and Volunteer Coordinator


Operations Team – Located at our Kitchener Office

Patsy Cerqueira, Receptionist

Jill RossFinance and Site Systems Coordinator