Board of Directors


Stanley Zlotkin

Chief, Centre for Global Child Health, SickKids

Stanley Zlotkin, Chair

Margaret Biggs

Mathews Fellow in Global Public Policy at Queen’s University

Margaret Biggs, Vice-Chair

Sian Fitzgerald

Executive Director, HealthBridge

Sian Fitzgerald, Board Treasurer

Tonia Occhionero

Executive Director, Canadian Association of Midwives

Tonia Occhionero, Chair of Governance Committee

Onome Ako

Executive Director, Amref Health Africa in Canada

Onome Ako, Director

William B. Chambers

President & CEO, Save the Children Canada

William B. Chambers, Director

Chris Dendys

Executive Director, RESULTS Canada

Chris Dendys, Director

Timothy Grant Evans

Associate Dean for the School of Publication & Global Health, McGill University

Timothy Grant Evans, Director

Danny Glenwright

Executive Director, Action Against Hunger Canada

Danny Glenwright, Director

Jocelyn Mackie

Co-CEO of Grand Challenges Canada

Jocelyn Mackie, Director

Eva Slawecki

Executive Director, Canadian Society for International Health

Eva Slawecki, Director

Our Staff


Julia Anderson

Chief Executive Officer

Julia is the Chief Executive Officer for the Canadian Partnership for Women and Children’s Health (CanWaCH).

Megan Aikens

Director, Strategic Partnerships & Gender Equality

Megan is responsible for providing strategic direction, issues management and stakeholder engagement advice in relation to all orders of government and other key stakeholders.

Charmaine Crockett

Director, Stakeholder Engagement

Charmaine is CanWaCH’s Director of Stakeholder Engagement, providing strategic leadership and advice on government relations, advocacy, policy, public engagement and communications

Jessica Ferne

Director, Global Health Impact

As Director of Global Health Impact, Jessica leads CanWaCH’s strategic efforts to strengthen Canadian evidence-driven programming and decision-making.

Alli Bunting

Manager, Programs and Operations

Alli is the Manager, Programs and Operations and is responsible to ensure organizational effectiveness through the leadership of day-to-day operations

Mélody Tondeur

Manager, Metrics

Mélody is CanWaCH’s Manager of Metrics and is responsible for developing and maintaining data systems and networks for improved programming to achieve greater impact.

Erica Fotheringham

Gender Equality Officer

As CanWaCH’s Gender Equality Officer, Erica works to build relationships with member and non-member organizations who have expertise in gender transformative approaches.

Talia Glickman

Data Officer

As the Data Officer, Talia supports CanWaCH’s data analysis and thought leadership work.

Antu Hossain

Global Health Impact Officer

Antu works on the Canadian Collaborative for Global Health and supports strategic efforts to strengthen Canadian leadership in monitoring and evaluation capacity.

Nicole Jamrozinski

Senior Program Coordinator

As Senior Program Coordinator, Nicole acts as a catalyst and an organizational focal point

Erin Jex

Gender Equality Officer (on leave)

Erin is responsible for helping to create, launch and administer the delivery of programming to highlight Canadians’ work on gender equality.

Tina LaRochelle

Project Assistant

Tina is responsible for providing logistical and programmatic support to the Senior Management Team

Lauren Murray

Senior Public Engagement Officer

As the Senior Public Engagement Officer, Lauren supports the strategic development and execution of CanWaCH’s public engagement efforts.

Imaeyen Okon

Project Explorer Officer

As the Project Explorer Officer, Imaeyen is responsible for the organization and management of the Project Explorer database.

Susan Schmitz

Senior Finance Officer

Susan is responsible for supporting the overall financial management and compliance of CanWaCH projects.

Fallyn Thompson Browes

Global Health Metrics Officer

Fallyn is the Global Health Metrics Officer responsible for the analytics and data visualization linked with the Project Explorer.

Aminata B. Wurie

Global Partnerships Officer

As CanWaCH’s Global Partnerships Officer, Aminata provides strategic assistance to the design and delivery of projects to galvanize continued engagement of global stakeholders.

Celia Zhang

Communications Officer

As the Communications Officer, Celia executes tactical social media and digital marketing activities to advance the profile of CanWaCH and its member organizations.

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