Board of Directors

Meals on Wheels Board of Directors is made up of a group of dedicated volunteers who have varried skill sets and provide oversight, direction and manage the risks of the organization.  Meals on Wheels London seeks new board members on an on-going basis in order to attract the best candidates to support the organization in this governance capacity.  If you are interested in being a part of the board, please download the application form found here and e-mail it to chair@mowl.ca 

 Bill Diver, Chair/President  

Bill joined the Board in 2013 after careers in the public, private and Not for Profit sectors.  He has used his passion for professional development and planning to help MOWL move forward and target its new strategic objectives.  


  Jeff Tomlinson, Vice Chair


  Kevin Barry, Past Chair

Kevin Barry has been on the Board of Directors since 2008.  As the past President he offers his experience and commitment to the mission and values of Meal on Wheels London as he shares his understanding and knowledge of the organization with others.  A talented business professional as a Real-estate broker, Kevin has a drive to ensure that Londoners have the services they need to live independently in their own homes as long as possible in this community that he cares deeply about. 


  Maria deJourdan, Treasurer

Maria de Jourdan joined the board of Directors in 2015 and became Treasurer in 2016.  She is a Senior Accountant at Collins Barrows.  


  Marianne Pope, Secretary

Marianne joined the Board of Meals on Wheels London in 2016, and has taken on the role of secretary on the executive in 2017.  She currently works at Addiction Service of Thames Valley as Director of Finance and Operations and is retiring December, 2017.  She lives with her husband Bruce and has 2 grown children and 2 grandchildren.


 Sally Bennett, Director at Large

After a 37 year career, Sally retired, in 2013, as the Director of Social Services for Middlesex County. She draws on the far reaching scope of that career to fully understand and appreciate the importance of, and necessity for the varied services that Meals on Wheels London provides to our community.


  Maureen Nicol, Director

Maureen is a Chartered Professional Accountant with over 20 years experience working in the financial services and Investment industry and currently works in the Trucking Industry.  She joined the Meals on Wheels London board in 2015.


 Jessica Williams, Director

Jessica Williams is a Charities and Non-Profit as well as Estates and Wills Lawyer with Harrison Pensa, LLP. Jessica has shown her dedication to the non-profit sector though her participation with ENGAGE in 2016, and has since joined the Board of Directors at Meals on Wheel London.


  Neevita Rathee, Director

Neevita Rathee, a Sociologist, having years of experience in Social Service has joined the Board of  Meals on Wheels as she truly aligns with their Vision and Mission statement which is making a significant difference in people’s life regardless of their age and dependence.


 Diane Silva, Director

Diane Silva is passionate about making a difference in the City of London!  As the Director of Philanthropy at London Community Foundation she works closely with families and individuals on achieving their philanthropic goals. In addition she leads the Foundation’s community leadership program - ENGAGE! London.  As a member of Meals on Wheels Board of Directors, Diane believes in collaborative innovative solutions! Diane joined the Board of Directors April 2017.


Chad Lanaus, Director