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 

  


Jeff Tomlinson, Chair/President


Sally Bennett, Vice Chair


 Maureen Nicol, Treasurer

Maureen is a Chartered Professional Accountant and joined the board of directors in July 2015.  She is proud to be part of the Meals on Wheels board and values the hard work and dedication of the staff and volunteers in helping to provide nutritional meals to seniors along with helping them remain independent in their own homes.  She is excited to see the organization make even a bigger impact as it partners with other organization to serve our elderly community.


 Marianne Pope, Secretary

I am very proud to be involved as a Board member at Meals on Wheels London.  This great organization provides such a needed service to our community.  It is a well run charitable non-profit and from working in that sector, I enjoy seeing the MOWL flourish with new opportunities and better ways to serve seniors and others that benefit from the service.


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.


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 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.


  Jessica Naujokaitis, Director

Jessica is a lawyer practicing Civil Litigation at Cohen Highley LLP. Jessica joined the Board of Directors of Meals on Wheels London in 2019. Jessica is passionate about making a difference in the London community and is very excited to be a part of the Meals on Wheels London team.

 


Paul Connor, Director

 

Paul is a retired Professional Engineer that has worked in senior leadership and consulting roles mostly in the telecommunications industry both throughout Ontario and around the globe.  He is a proud supporter of giving back to the community through volunteerism and particularly for Meals on Wheels London.  Paul has enjoyed participation in the Meals on Wheels home delivery service since January 2019 and is happy to be joining the Board of Directors of this much needed organization.