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Board of Directors

Board of Directors 2016-2017

(left to right): Sheri-Leigh Liddard, Director; Garth James, Secretary; Jon Stewart, President, past VFC Director, past VF Director & founding member; Manreet Grewal, Treasurer

 

2014 – 2016

Current Board Members

Back row (left to right): Jon Stewart, President, past VFC Director, past VF Director & founding member; Garth James, Secretary; Bob Wall past Director & founding member.

Front row (left to right): Carol Moller, longtime Treasurer and Membership co-ordinator; Ann Turuta, past President, former Secretary and longtime member; Donna Wall, past President, former Director and founding member.

Absent in photo: Sheri-Leigh Liddard, Director; Barbara Tuntoglu, past Director

 

Outgoing members


Sharon Janushewski
Outgoing Director/Secretary

Disease: Takayasu’s Arteritis
Previous Employment: Medical Laboratory Technologist and Secretary of a Laboratory User’s Group.

Bob Wall
Outgoing Director/Event Coordinator

Disease: Family Support
Previous Employment: International Sales Manager

Donna Wall
Outgoing President

Disease: Granulomatosis with Polyangiitis (Wegener’s) (GPA)
Previous Employment: Secretarial

Kevin Smith
Director

Current Employment: Clerk, National Defence, Ottawa Disease: Granulomatosis with Polyangiitis (Wegener’s) (GPA) Hometown: Ottawa, ON



Kim Legary
Volunteer - Guest Book Editor

Disease: Behcet’s Disease
Duties: Acts as the editor and filter for the guest book entries, protecting the site from unwanted intrusion.
Previous Employment: Dental hygienist, university lecturer, Amusement Business Owner/Operator
Hobbies: Curling, Photography, Hiking, Gardening, Pottery

Karen Lanigan
Volunteer/Toll Free Phone Operator

Duties: Answering the Vasculitis help line and respond to request from across Canada for assistance and information about the different forms of Vasculitis.
Hobbies: Volunteering

Ann Turuta
Special Advisor

Duties: Acts as one of the groups links to Vasculitis patients, relevant charitable groups, researchers and medical professionals. Previous Employment: Office Administrator Hobbies: Yoga and gardening Disease: Granulomatosis with Polyangiitis (Wegener’s) (GPA)