Our Board of Directors

SLSC’s Board of Directors consists of delegates of affiliate/associate members and community members with vested interest and knowledge in SLSC activities (i.e. At-Large Directors). The Board provides oversight and governance. Each Director holds one vote to govern SLSC. 

Anne Murphy

President

Delegate for St. Leonard’s

House Windsor (ON)

Catherine Ann Kelly

Past President

At-Large Director (NL)

Darrell Rowe

Treasurer

Delegate for St. Leonard’s

Society of Peterborough (ON)

Dr. Samantha McAleese

Secretary

At-Large Director (ON)

Rebecca Howse

At-Large Director (ON)

Leslie Kunto

Delegate for St. Leonard’s

Society of Sudbury (ON)

Joany-Kim Larouche

Delegate for Maison Cross

Roads (QC)

John Samson

Delegate for The St. Leonard’s 

Society of Hamilton (ON)

Alan O'Brien

Delegate for St. Leonard’s

Community Services

London & Region (ON)

James (Jim) Murphy

Delegate for

House of Hope (Ottawa, ON)

Linda Seeley

Delegate for St. Leonard’s

Community Support,

Prevention &

Residential Services (ON)

Merrikay Snelgrove

Delegate for St. Leonard’s

Society of North Vancouver

(BC)

Heather Stockall

The Alberta Seventh

Step Society (AB)

To learn how to join the SLSC Board, visit our Join our Board of Directors page

2023-24 Nominees

At SLSC’s Annual General Meeting each summer, SLSC’s membership reviews and votes on the list of individuals under consideration to become directors for the upcoming year. The nominees for the 2023-24 year include:

  • Rebecca Howse as an At-Large Director
  • Catherine Anne Kelly as an At-Large Director
  • Leslie Kunto as the delegate for St. Leonard’s Society of Sudbury
  • Joany-Kim Larouche as the delegate for Maison Cross Roads
  • Dr. Samantha McAleese as an At-Large Director
  • Anne Murphy as the delegate for St. Leonard’s House Windsor
  • James (Jim) Murphy as the delegate for House of Hope
  • Alan O’Brien as the delegate for St. Leonard’s Community Services London & Region
  • Darrell Rowe as the delegate for St. Leonard’s Society of Peterborough 
  • John Samson as the delegate for The St. Leonard’s Society of Hamilton
  • Linda Seeley as the delegate for St. Leonard’s Community Support, Prevention & Residential Services
  • Merrikay Snelgrove as the delegate for St. Leonard’s Society of North Vancouver
  • Heather Stockall as the delegate for The Alberta Seventh Step Society
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Fundraiser

This holiday season, share what inspires your commitment to community. To participate in this fundraiser, make a donation through CanadaHelps, and then submit your meaningful image and/or message. Your submission will be featured in our Tribute Gallery, and can be shared with family and friends.