Meet our Board

Thank you to Women’s College Hospital Foundation’s Board of Directors. This group of incredible volunteers is a passionate team of business and community leaders who are committed to helping us revolutionize health care by advancing women’s health and broadening access to care for all Canadians.

For additional information about our Foundation Board of Directors, please contact Darren Zagoruy, Manager, Board of Directors & Office of the President, at 416-813-4708 or

Meet your board of directors for 2023/2024:

Ron McEachern
Chair, Board of Directors

CEO & Chairman
One St. Thomas Holdings Inc.

Ozench F. Ibrahim
Chair, Audit & Finance Committee

Partner, Financial Services

Gail Cecil
Chair, Investment Committee

Managing Director,
Brookfield Asset Management Inc.

Linda L. Bertoldi

Retired Senior Counsel,
Borden Ladner Gervais LLP.

Michael Cherny

Director, Diversity, Equity & Inclusion
Ontario Teacher’s Pension Plan

Valerie Chort

Corporate Director
Co-Founder, Fleur de Roy Inc.

Wendy Daniels

Retired Financial Services Executive
TD Bank

Elizabeth L.W. Fanjoy

Vice-President & Associate General Counsel, Personal Banking
CIBC Legal Department

Barb Keenan

Chief People Officer, Human Resources

Dr. Cynthia Maxwell (ex-officio)

Vice President, Medical Affairs & System Transformation, Lead Medical Executive

Women’s College Hospital

Anne McGuire (ex officio)

Board Representative
WCH Association of Volunteers

Heather McPherson (ex officio)

President & CEO
Women’s College Hospital

Paul Melville-Gray

Boss Print & Creative Services

Silvia Montefiore, FCPA, FCA

Canadian Managing Partner, Business Enablement & Operations

Jennifer Ocampo-King

Director, Prime Brokerage
TD Securities Inc.

Eden M. Oliver

Corporate Counsel & Director
Eden M. Oliver PC

Aman S. Patel

Barrister and Solicitor
Private Practice

Jennifer Reynolds

Women Corporate Directors Foundation (WCD)

Debbie Simpson
Past Board Chair, Board of Directors

Chief Financial Officer, Li-Cycle Holdings Corporation

Maria Theofilaktidis

Executive Vice-President, Chief Compliance Officer & Head Enterprise Risk

Katherine Tweedie

Country Head, Managing Director
Canada Ninety One (formerly Investec Asset Management)

Donna Walwyn (ex officio)

Board Chair
Women’s College Hospital

Robert Yeung
Chair, Development Committee

Financial Services Executive

Samra Zafar

Author, Public Speaker, Founder & Executive Director,
Brave Beginnings