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):

  • Paul Brown, Chief Operating Officer, Schlegel Villages Inc.
  • Roy Cameron, PhD, interim Executive Director, Homewood Research Institute
  • Michelle Chrétien, Associate Vice President Research, Conestoga College Institute of Technology and Advanced Learning
  • Geoff Fernie, PhD, Senior Scientist, University Health Network, Toronto Rehab Institute
  • 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
  • Tina Mah, PhD, Executive Director, Schlegel-UW Research Institute for Aging
  • John Milloy, DPhil, Community Representative
  • Steven Mock, PhD, Associate Professor, University of Waterloo
  • Cathy Morris, MD, Community Representative
  • James Schlegel, MAcc, CPA, CA, President & CEO, R-B-J Schlegel Holdings Inc.
  • Samir Sinha, MD, DPhil, FRCPC, Director of Geriatrics, Sinai Health System
  • Dr. Tom Stewart, MD, FRCPC, Community Representative
  • John Tibbits, President, Conestoga College Institute of Technology and Advanced Learning
  • Elizabeth Witmer, BA, Community Representative