Board of Directors

Sioux Lookout Meno Ya Win Health Centre receives direction from the Board of Directors, who represent the First Nation communities, southern/urban communities and medical professionals.

First Nations Board Members

Sadie Maxwell, Board Chair, Windigo First Nations Council
John Cutfeet, Trustee, Independent First Nations Alliance
John McKay, Trustee, Sandy Lake First Nation
Joe Meekis, Trustee, Keewaytinook Okimakinak (Northern Chiefs)
James Cutfeet, Trustee, First Nations member-at-large
Brenda Fox, Trustee, Sioux Lookout First Nations Health Authority
Leroy Quoquat, Trustee, Lac Seul First Nation
Roy Spence, Trustee, Matawa First Nations
Patricia Keesickquayash, Trustee, Mishkeegogamang First Nation
Beatrice Anderson,  Trustee, Shibogama First Nations Council

Southern Community Board Members

Terry Jewell, Trustee
Knowles McGill, Treasurer
Joyce Timpson, Trustee, Municipality of Sioux Lookout
Cindy Hunt, Trustee
Christine Hoey, Trustee, SLMHC Foundation President/Chair

Medical/Professional Representatives

Teri Fiddler, Traditional Healer/Elder
Dr. Barbara Russell-Mahoney, Chief of Staff
Dr. Dan Shilensky, President of Medical Staff
Samantha Brooks, Chief Nursing Executive

Board Meeting Schedule for 2021

Board meetings are open for the public to observe. These meetings are held from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. (CST) via Zoom. A link to the Zoom meeting, and the meeting agenda, for will be posted one week prior to the date of each meeting.

  • January 28, 2021
  • March 25, 2021
  • April 29, 2021
  • June 10, 2021 (with AGM)
  • September 23, 2021
  • November 4, 2021
  • December 9, 2021