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Steering Committee

Sarah Ane Community Development & Volunteer Coordinator
Corporate Services Department –
Recreation and Culture Division
Corporation of the City of Welland
Lisa DeGasperis VP Children's Services,
Employment/Newcomer Services,
Membership, Steering Committee Vice Chair
YMCA of Niagara
Dr. Andrea Feller Associate Medical Officer of Health Niagara Region Public Health
Lenora Gilbert Three Fires Community Justice
Program Council Coordinator
Niagara Regional Native Centre
Jeff Guarasci Community Development Coordinator City of Niagara Falls
Blair Janzen Curriculum Consultant and Elementary
Interschool Athletics
Michelle Knapman Past NHKCC Local Project Manager Independent Consultant
Lori Mambella Manager, Programs and Culture Services City of St Catharines
Sandra Noel Manager, Children's Services Niagara Region
Jennifer Pirosko K-12 Consultant: Experiential Learning, SHSM,
School College Work, Health & Wellness
Karen Stearne Executive Director Heart Niagara
Russ Wilson General Manager,
Community Gaming Development
Corporation, Steering Committee Chair
Town of Fort Erie
Ellen Wodchis Director Chronic Disease &
Injury Prevention Public Health
TPA Holder
Niagara Region Public Health


Judith Rudoler Project Manager, Healthy Kids Community Challenge Niagara Niagara Region Public Health


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