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,  Past 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, Chair/President


Sally Bennett, Vice Chair


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.


 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 is a lawyer in the Wills, Estates, Trusts and Charities Law Group at Harrison Pensa LLP. Jessica joined the Board of Directors of Meals on Wheels London in 2016 and is proud of the broad impact the organization is having on her community.


 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. Diane is excited to be part of the Meals on Wheels board because she believes in the work that this fabulous agency does in keeping people in their homes, giving them the social connection that his often overlooked, all while delivering healthy nutritional meals to people.  This place goes beyond just delivering meals – they give people a sense of belonging!  Diane joined the Board of Directors April 2017.


Gary Lowe, Director

Gary is married with 3 children and has been blessed with 6 wonderful grandchildren, he was employed for 30 years at the Elgin-Middlesex Detention Centre and retired as Deputy Supertintendent. He has and continues to proudly support Meals on Wheels London through the 'Wheels for Wellness' program, "The Village Table" program and by being a member of the Meals On Wheels London board of directors. Being in a position to "Give Back" to the community that he calles home for 55 plus years is a true privilege.

 


Pauline Andrew, Director