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.

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

Andrea Gilpin (Vice-Chair)
General Manager
Goodman Centre for Pediatric Formulation - CHU Sainte-Justine
Montreal, QC

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

Jason Field
President and CEO
Life Sciences Ontario
Toronto, ON

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

Neena Gupta
Lawyer, Partner
Gowling WLG
Waterloo, ON

Charles Grubsztajn
Chief Operating Officer
Neopharm Labs
Blainville, QC

Donna Husack
Vice President Human Resources
Contract Pharmaceuticals Limited
Mississauga, ON

Lidija Marusic
Investment Manager
Innovacorp
Halifax, NS 

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

Rob Henderson 
President and CEO
BioTalent Canada 
Ottawa, ON