Board of Directors 2017 - 2018

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Name Board Position     
Evelyn Theriault Chair TheriaultE  

Subhash Rai


Valerie Waines-Smith  Secretary    
Claude Hould Immediate Past-Chair HouldC-HeadShot  
Anna Zachariah Board Member AnnaZacharia-HeadShot-Jan2015  
Larry Duffield Board Member DuffieldL  
 Marg Muir Board Member


Dr. Ghazy Mujahid Board Member GhazyMujahid-HeadShot-Dec2014  
Antoinette de Jager Board Member


Mohan Viswan Board Member  
Mark Adler Board Member    
Megan McElwain Board Member    


Board Committees for 2017-2018

Board committees meet on a regular basis, and report on their activities to the full board. Volunteers may apply to participate on Standing Committees of the Board such as the Education and Research Committee,  Communications and Membership Committee or Ad Hoc Committee such as Advisory Committee on Public Health. Some Standing Committees such as Human Resources Committee may also include Volunteers, in limited roles. Please contact Elizabeth Macnab, Executive Director at or call 1-800-265-0779 to inquire about Board Committee opportunities.

 Standing Committees

  • By-law Comittee
  • Communication and Membership Committee
  • Education and Research Committee
  • Finance and Revenue Generation Committee
  • Government Relations
  • Human Resources Committee

Ad Hoc Committees 

  • Advisory Committee on Public Policy 

Board Delegate Appointment

  • Ministry of Seniors' Affairs Liaison Committee
  • Senior Advisory Committee (Ontario) Federal Level

Board Meeting Schedule 2018

Most Board meetings are held by teleconference on the second Wednesday of the month.  Some meetings also take place at the Ontario Society of Senior Citizens Organizations' office 333 Wilson Avenue, Suite #406, Toronto, ON M3H 1T2.  Please contact us at: 416-785-8570 or 1-800-265-0779 for additional information.

January 10, 2018 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM      TELECONFERENCE
March 14, 2018 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM      TELECONFERENCE
May 9, 2018 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM      TELECONFERENCE
September 11, 2018 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM      TELECONFERENCE 
November 14, 2019
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM       TELECONFERENCE

Please note: Board meetings take place by teleconference unless otherwise identified. The Annual General Meeting is held between the months of July and August.

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