The Board of Directors meets quarterly to provide strategic oversight, set priorities, and identify opportunities for the RIA.

Chair of the Board:

  • Ronald P. Schlegel, O.C., PhD, LL.D., BAS (Honourary), Founder (pictured on the left)

Members (in alphabetical order):

  • Veronique Boscart, RN, BScN, MScN, PhD, Executive Dean, School of Health & Life Sciences, CIHR/Schlegel Industrial Research Chair for Colleges in Seniors Care, Director, Schlegel Centre for Advancing Seniors Care, Conestoga College Institute of Technology and Advanced Learning
  • Paul Brown, Chief Operating Officer, Schlegel Villages Inc.
  • Roy Cameron, PhD, FCAHS, Executive Director, Homewood Research Institute
  • Josie d’Avernas, BSc, MSc, Executive Director, Schlegel-UW Research Institute for Aging
  • Paul Fieguth, PhD, PEng, Professor & Chair, Faculty of Engineering, University of Waterloo
  • Richard Hughson, BSc, MSc, PhD, FCAHS, Schlegel Research Chair in Vascular Aging & Brain Health, Professor, Faculty of Applied Health Sciences, University of Waterloo
  • Dr. Joe Lee, MD, CCFP, FCFP, MCISc(FM), Chair & Lead Physician, The Centre for Family Medicine
  • Lili Liu, PhD, Dean, Faculty of Applied Health Sciences, University of Waterloo
  • John Milloy, DPhil, Community Representative
  • James Schlegel, MAcc, CPA, CA, President & C.E.O., R-B-J Schlegel Holdings Inc.
  • Dr. Tom Stewart, MD, FRCPC, President and CEO – St. Joseph’s Health System,CEO – Niagara Health
  • John Tibbits, President, Conestoga College Institute of Technology and Advanced Learning
  • Elizabeth Witmer, BA, Community Representative