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Board Members

Jim Parrott
President
Jim joined our Board in 2013 and is the Vice President.  Jim is a retired Principal and Teacher.
David Young
Past President
David joined our Board in 2009.  He is the owner of J.H. Young & Sons Ltd, and brings professional leadership as current President to our Centre Board.
Rob Simmons
Vice President
Rob joined our board in 2013 and is the owner of Cozzmic Communications.
Simon Salole
Treasurer
Simon joined our Board in 2010 is currently the Treasurer. Simon is a partner at Millards Chartered Professional Accountants.
John Bradford
Secretary
John joined our board in 2015 and has 45 plus years in Broadcasting,Marketing, Promotion and Communications Consulting. John has been active on many of our community boards, and led Flight Deck for Children.
David Gowling

David is a Rotarian and CPA with MNP.  David has served on several local Boards including Rotary Club and Enterprise Brant, and joined our Board in 2018.
Melissa Groves

Melissa joined our Board in 2018.  She is currently the Program Coordinator of the Autism and Behavioural Science Program at Mohawk College.
Dr. Ben Klein
Medical Director
Ben is a Developmental Paediatrician and has been our Medical Director since 2011.
Marion McGeein

Marion, retired from a career in public health, joined our Board in 2010 and has served as the Board & Committee Chair and as Past President is a member of the Foundation Board.
Diane Paxton

Diane joined our board in 2016 and is a Senior Accountant at Millards Chartered Professional Accountants.
Rick Rozak

Rick, retired from a career at the Ontario Correctional Services College, joined our Board in 2018.  He has spent 23 years of his career working in the Youth Justice System.
Scott Saint

Scott joined our board in 2010 and is the Chief Public Safety Officer/VP, Regulatory & Safety Programs – Electrical Safety Authority of Ontario.
Lloyd St. Amand

Lloyd joined our board in 2015 and is a lawyer and Sr. Partner at Lefebvre & Lefebvre LLP.
Rick Sterne

Rick has been a Rotarian since 1975 and is currently the Vice President of the Samuel Stedman Foundation, and member of other local Boards.  Rick joined our Board in 2018.
Ashely Veldkamp

Ashely joined our board in 2017 and is a real estate agent and a parent of a child with special needs.
John Wiacek

John  joined our board in 2009 and is a lawyer and partner at Trepanier Verity. He has served as the Board Chair and in his Past President capacity, as a member of the Foundation Board.
Mike DeBruyn

Foundation Past Chair, Board Liaison between Centre & Foundation Boards.  Mike joined our Centre Board in 2017.
Rita-Marie Hadley
Executive Director
Rita-Marie has been our Executive Director since 2006.