Board of Directors

PHE Canada is governed by a volunteer Board of Directors comprised of elected and appointed champions and leaders committed to the health and well-being of Canadian children and youth.


Douglas Gleddie
University of Alberta
Edmonton, AB


Past President

Lori Munro-Sigfridson
Tri-County Regional Centre for Education
Yarmouth, NS


Representative for BC & Yukon

Joanna Sheppard
University of the Fraser Valley
Chilliwack, BC 

Representative for Alberta & NWT

Shannon Kell
Mount Royal University
Calgary, AB

Representative for Saskatchewan

Cole Wilson
University of Saskatchewan
Saskatoon, SK

Representative Manitoba & Nunavut

Grant McManes
Louis Riel School Division
Winnipeg, MB

Representative for Ontario

Lara Paterson
Limestone District School Board
Kingston, ON

Representative for Québec

Sylvie Beaudoin
Université de Sherbrooke
Sherbrooke, QC

Representative for New Brunswick

Ross Campbell
Anglophone West School District
Fredericton, NB

Representative for Nova Scotia

Steve Ranni
Cape Breton Victoria Regional Centre for Education
Sydney, NS

Representative for Prince Edward Island

Maribeth Rogers Neale
Department of Education & Lifelong Learning
Summerside, PE

Representative for Newfoundland and Labrador

Stephen Pike
Mealy Mountain Collegiate
Happy Valley Goose Bay District, NL

Appointed Board Members

Antony Card
Mount Saint Vincent University
Halifax, NS

Lee Schaefer
University of Saskatchewan
Saskatoon, on Treaty 6 territory and the homeland of the Méti, SK