In addition to the governance and support provided by the University of Victoria, CanAssist reports to an Advisory Board.
CanAssist Advisory Board ChairDr. Nancy Wright, Associate Vice-President Academic Planning, UVic
Advisory Board MembersBob Boulter, CEO, Beacon Community Services
Howard Brunt, Interim Director, School of Nursing, UVic
Jane Butler McGregor, UVic Board of Governors and CEO Victoria Conservatory of Music
Scott Hofer, Director, Centre on Aging, UVic
Nigel Livingston, Founder of CanAssist
Ged MacLean, Director Fuel Cell, BIC Inc.
Shelley Morris, CEO, Cridge Centre for the Family
Scott Phillips, Starfish Medical
Sandra Richardson, CEO, Victoria Foundation
Mike Shannon, Director of Operations, CanAssist
Pam Steeves, Community member
Brent Sternig, Director, Research Partnerships and Knowledge Mobilization (RPKM)
Robin Syme, Executive Director, CanAssist
Chris Tilden, Branch Manager, Vancity
Resource to the Advisory Board
Janice Johnson, Director, Strategic Initiatives, UVic
Academic Research and Evaluation Committee
In addition, CanAssist benefits from the advice of an Academic Research and Evaluation Committee, which identifies, recommends and prioritizes CanAssist activities designed to advance and integrate the university's educational and research missions.
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