Board of Directors

Contact Hamilton is governed by a voluntary board of directors, operating under a policy governance model. Board meetings occur monthly and are open to the public to observe.

For further information about the meeting dates or to enquire about attending a meeting, please call Dayna Setzkorn at 905-522-3304 ext. 229 or 1-877-376-4674.

We currently have vacancies on our board and are looking for people who are interested in becoming board members. If you are interested in becoming a board member, please call Dayna Setzkorn at 905-522-3304 ext. 229 or 1-877-376-4674. For an application package, please click here.

Member Profiles:

As of Dec 1 2017

Name Position on Board Term Profile
Matthew Fletcher Chair 2014-2020 Matt lives in Hamilton. Matt is a police officer with the Hamilton Police Service. He is also a family member and represents lived experience.
Miriam Gracey Director 2015-2021 Miriam lives in Hamilton and is the Executive Assistant to the COE at the Canadian Society for Medical Laboratory Services.  Miriam is a family member and represents lived experience.
Kieu Duong Director 2014-2020 Kieu lives in Hamilton and is the Chief Financial Officer for Associated Paving and Materials.
David Brown Director 2015-2020 David lives in Niagara and is a Communications Consultant.
Daniela DiNardo Director 2015-2020 Daniela lives in Hamilton and is currently working as an On-Site Supervisor with the YMCA’s before and after school program. Her recent studies focus on early childhood development and education.
Joanne Bergin Director 2015-2021 Joanne lives in Niagara and works at Joseph Brant Hospital in Burlington as a Project Manager in Information Technology. Joanne is a family member and represents lived experience.
Peter Annand Director 2015-2021 Peter lives in Brant and is a senior account manager at ArcelorMittal Dofasco. Peter is a family member and represents lived experience.
Michael Lawlor Director 2017-2023 Michael lives in Hamilton and is a school administrator with the Hamilton-Wentworth Catholic District School Board.  He has undergraduate degrees from McMaster and Brock Universities and a Masters of Education from the University of Toronto.  Michael is particularly passionate about the wellbeing of youth and is a regular liaison between adolescents and Contact Hamilton.
Aurelie Dimandja Director 2017 – 2023 Aurelie lives in Stoney Creek. She is an Occupational Therapist Assistant/ Physiotherapist Assistant at the Brant Community Healthcare System.
April Bilton Director 2017 – 2022 April lives in Hamilton and is a police officer with the Hamilton Police Service. April currently works with youth in downtown area High Schools. Prior to her career in policing April worked as a Human Resources Manager.

*Lea Pollard, Executive Director (ex-officio)