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


Belinda Marchese
Executive Director

Julia Bloomenfeld
Director Clinical Services

Analicia Boschetto
Interim Director, People and Culture

Kaela McCarney
Director, Family and Community Outreach

Maria-Eugenia Ricote
Director, Housing and Support Services


Mara Behan – Manager, Housing and Support Services (Ash, Elm & Bathurst)

Sonni Dulay – Manager, Administrative Services

Sharon Francis – Manager, Housing & Support Services (Broadview)

Chelsea Gagne – Manager, Housing & Support Services (Cumberland House & Palmerston)

Rosamma George – Manager, Outpatient Program

Shereen Gunter – Manager, Finance

Tasha Kerr – Supervisor, Child Development Services

Marcy McGaw – Team Leader, Pathways & Mom and Kids Too

Janice Nyarko-Mensah – Manager, Executive and Strategic Projects

Sharicka Reid-Scaletta – Manager, Community Mental Health & Addiction Services

Board of Directors

Lara Root

Sandy Lam

Laura Sluce

Nancy Bradley

Daniel Fridman

Ian Genno

Willa Gerlings Strong

Ryan Hinds

Michelle Hooyboer-Winklaar

Mary Jane McNally

Evan Thompson