Our Team

The Jean Tweed Centre team includes about 100 talented and dedicated individuals, in a variety of administrative, clinical and leadership roles.

We are proud to employ accomplished counsellors, therapists and educators who bring a high degree of experience and expertise working with substance use, gambling, mental health and trauma and child and family development to their work.

We are also governed by a Board of Directors representing a variety of skills and expertise in our community.

Leadership Team

Dr. Michelle Coombs
Executive Director

Susy Cannon
Director, Finance and Operations

Julia Bloomenfeld
Director, Clinical Services

Dr. Connie Cheung
Director, Research, Program Evaluation and Quality Improvement

Kaela McCarney
Director, Housing Services

Volletta Peters
Director, Housing Services

Janice Nadin
Director, Communications and Resource Development

Board of Directors

Lara Root
Chair

Sandy Lam
Vice-Chair

Laura Sluce
Treasurer

Ian Genno

Evan Thompson

Ramona Chereches

Mary Jane McNally

Michelle Hooyboer-Winklaar

Deepa Mattoo

Carla Neto

Daniel Fridman

Ryan Hinds