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The Canadian Cancer Society’s national office and each of its provincial offices are accountable to a volunteer board of directors. The board’s responsibilities include governance, leadership, public accountability, establishing the Society’s nation-wide and provincial priorities and acting as a trustee on behalf of Canadians.

  • National Board of Directors

    Robert Lawrie, Toronto, ON (Chair)
    Michael Woods, St. John’s, NL (Chair Elect)
    Norm Bellefontaine, Burlington, ON
    Doug Dahl, Prince Albert, SK
    David Huntsman, Vancouver, BC
    Veni Iozzo, Toronto, ON
    Pierre Lafrenière, Montreal, QC
    David Malkin, Toronto, ON
    Bretta Maloff, Calgary, AB
    Wayne McDonald, Riverview, NB
    James Moore, Port Moody, BC
    Patricia North, Toronto, ON
    Susan Payne, Port Williams, NS
    Bruce Rothney, Toronto, ON
    Pierre Richard, Repentigny, QC
    Sharon Smith, St John’s, ON
    Shauna Sullivan Curley, Charlottetown, PE
    Alvin Wasserman, Vancouver, BC

  • Saskatchewan Board of Directors

    Susan Holmes, Chair,

    Don Hansen, Vice Chair
    National Board Representative, and Treasurer, Regina

    Doug Dahl, Past Chair
    Prince Albert

    Richard Molaro, Honorary Solicitor

    Tara Kennedy,
    Prince Albert

    Brian Cottrell,

    Don LeGoffe,

    Terry Sparks,
    Member Melfort

    Dawne Tokaryk,
    Member Battlefords

    Caroline Gillies,
    Member Weyburn

    Geoff Cooke,
    Member Biggar

    Liz Roberts,
    Member Rockglen

    Murray Williams,
    Member Yorkton

    Keith Karasin,
    CEO, (non-voting, ex officio)



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