Board of Directors

The Board of Directors is composed of experts in the field of HR, CEOs, CFOs and CSOs from across Canada with extensive financial and industry experience representing companies and organizations in Canada's bio-economy. BioTalent Canada relies on the guidance provided by its dedicated volunteer Board of Directors.

Mike D'Amico (Chair)
VP and HR Practice Lead
Stratford Managers Corporation
Ottawa, ON

Reg Joseph (Vice Chair)
Edmonton Health City
Edmonton, AB

Boni Dorish (Treasurer)
Director, Finance, Administration & Human Resources
Ag-West Bio Inc.
Saskatoon, SK

Vivian Beer
Manager, HR Strategy
PEI BioAlliance
Charlottetown, PE

Glenna Boyle
Director of Human Resources/Ethics and Compliance Officer
Fresenius Medical Care Canada
Richmond Hill, ON

Natalie Dakers
President and CEO
Accel-Rx Health Sciences Accelerator
Vancouver, BC

Helen Findlay
Senior Director, Innovation Projects
Ontario Bioscience Innovation Organization (OBIO)
Toronto, ON

Andrea Gilpin
General Manager
Goodman Center for Pediatric Formulation - CHU Sainte-Justine
Montreal, QC

Neena Gupta
Lawyer, Partner
Gowling WLG
Waterloo, ON

Donna Husack
HR Consultant
Mississauga, ON

Lidija Marusic
Investment Manager
Halifax, NS 

Edward Short
Vice President, Human Resources
Charles River Laboratories
Senneville, QC

Rob Henderson 
President and CEO
BioTalent Canada 
Ottawa, ON