Message from the chair:


Linda F. Mezon (Chair)

The Toronto Rehab Foundation’s Board of Directors is devoted to building lasting relationships and support for Toronto Rehab’s incredible innovation and care. Toronto Rehab’s ranking as the World’s #1 Rehabilitation Research Centre reflects the remarkable dedication, vision and generosity of people throughout our community, including our valued donors and committed volunteers.

As Board Chair, it is my pleasure to introduce our Board of Directors who are charged with helping Toronto Rehab meet the growing needs of our population, and to help advance and transform health care not only in Canada but around the world. Together, we will ensure that Toronto Rehab continues to be Where Incredible Happens.

Bio: Linda F. Mezon,
 Chair, Accounting Standards Board

Linda currently serves as the Accounting Standards Board (AcSB) Chair and was previously the Chief Accountant at the Royal Bank of Canada (RBC). Linda joined the Toronto Rehab Foundation Board in 2012 and assumed the role of Chair in 2018. 
Robert W. Blakely
Past Chair
Gillian Howard
Interim President & CEO and Secretary (ex officio)
Mark Litwin
Chair, Grant Committee
Andy MacPherson
Chair, Marketing & Communications Committee
Barbara Muir
Chair, Governance & Nominating Committee
Heather Stockton
Chair, Human Resources & Talent Committee
Abhimanyu Verma
Laura Banks
James Deeks
Lynda Friendly
Susan Jewell, RN, BA, MHSc
Grace Lombardi
Robert MacDonald
Islay McGlynn
F. Paul Morrison
John O’Grady
Brian J. Porter
(ex officio)
Grant D. Roebuck, LLB.
Darrell Shipp
John Shuter
Dr. Kevin Smith
(ex officio)
Cathy Strosberg
William Trotter
Dr. Bradly Wouters
Timothy W. Casgrain, C.M.
Director Emeritus
William A. Cunningham
Director Emeritus
David W. Kerr
Director Emeritus
Paul R. Weiss
Director Emeritus
back to top