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Council of Chairs of Ontario Universities 2017-18

The Council of Chairs of Ontario Universities facilitates communication among Chairs, Vice-Chairs, and Immediate Past Chairs of the governing bodies of Ontario universities, with the goal of increasing the effectiveness of Board governance.

Member Title Institution
Mark Nogalo Chair, Board of Governors Algoma University
Gary Comerford Chair, Board of Trustees Brock University
Kristine Freudenthaler Vice-Chair, Board of Trustees Brock University
John Suk Immediate Past Chair, Board of Trustees Brock University
Chris Carruthers Chair, Board of Governors Carleton University
Nik Nanos Vice-Chair, Board of Governors Carleton University
Tony Tattersfield Past Chair, Board of Governors Carleton University
Kevin Golding Chair, Board of Governors University of Guelph
Shauneen Bruder Vice-Chair, Board of Governors University of Guelph
Paul Gallagher Vice-Chair, Board of Governors University of Guelph
David Tamblyn Chair, Board of Governors Lakehead University
Ross Murray Vice-Chair, Board of Governors Lakehead University
Jennifer Witty Chair, Board of Governors Laurentian University
Claude Lacroix Vice-Chair, Board of Governors Laurentian University
Paul Douglas Chair, Board of Governors McMaster University
Brad Merkel Vice-Chair, Board of Governors McMaster University
TBC Chair, Board of Governors Nipissing University
Tom Palangio Vice-Chair, Board of Governors Nipissing University
John Semple Chair, Board of Governors OCAD University
Sharifa Khan Vice-Chair, Board of Governors OCAD University
David Holland Vice-Chair, Board of Governors OCAD University
Douglas Allingham Chair, Board of Governors University of Ontario Institute of Technology
Miles Goacher Vice-Chair, Board of Governors University of Ontario Institute of Technology
Kathryn Butler-Malette Chair, Board of Governors University of Ottawa
Jean-Paul Bédard Vice-Chair, Board of Governors University of Ottawa
Donald Raymond Chair, Board of Trustees Queen's University
David Grace Vice-Chair, Board of Trustees Queen's University
Kelley McKinnon Vice-Chair, Board of Trustees Queen's University
Edward Speal Vice-Chair, Board of Trustees Queen's University
Janice Fukakusa Chair, Board of Governors Ryerson University
Mitch Frazer Vice-Chair, Board of Governors Ryerson University
Claire Kennedy Chair, Governing Council University of Toronto
Jane Pepino Vice-Chair, Governing Council University of Toronto
Stephen Kylie Chair, Board of Governors Trent University
Sue Graham Parker Vice-Chair, Board of Governors Trent University
Cindy Forbes Chair, Board of Governors University of Waterloo
Thorsten Heins Vice-Chair, Board of Governors University of Waterloo
Hanny Hassan Chair, Board of Governors Western University
Paul Jenkins Vice-Chair, Board of Governors Western University
Jillian Swartz Chair, Board of Governors Wilfrid Laurier University
Peter Ansley Vice-Chair, Board of Governors Wilfrid Laurier University
Lynda Kitamura Vice-Chair, Board of Governors Wilfrid Laurier University
John Bowey Vice-Chair, Board of Governors Wilfrid Laurier University
Penny Allen Chair, Board of Governors University of Windsor
William Willis 1st Vice-Chair, Board of Governors University of Windsor
Jonathan Allison 2nd Vice-Chair, Board of Governors University of Windsor
Rick Waugh Chair, Board of Governors York University
Paul Tsaparis Vice-Chair/Chair-Elect, Board of Governors York University
David McFadden Vice-Chair, Board of Governors York University
Lieutenant-General Fred Sutherland (Ret'd) Chair, Board of Governors Royal Military College of Canada
Rear-Admiral Luc Cassivi Vice-Chair, Board of Governors Royal Military College of Canada
COU Secretariat
Member Title
Andrew Naples Chief of Staff and Secretary to Council
Kathryn White Associate Secretary to Council
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