Steering Committee

The Northwest Strong Steering Committee plans and promotes the initiatives that will help to achieve the goals and objectives of Northwest Strong. The group is made up of representatives from across the region from a variety of sectors, such as education, First Nation organizations, health, recreation, media, municipalities, private sector and those serving youth.

Revised January 2018

Name/Email Organization Telephone
Casey Pyykka City of Kenora – Rec Centre 807-467-2594
Anne Shankowsky AAFS
Debbie Novak Triple Play (Kenora)
Kate Ronnebeck Kenora Family Health Team 807-468-6321
Lisa Doerksen Firefly 807-467-5437
Lorna Tremonti Keewatin Patricia District School Board 807-629-1319
Megan Derouard Kenora Catholic District School Board
Sue Devlin Kenora Catholic District School Board
VACANT Northwest Catholic District School Board 807-274-2931
VACANT Rainy River District School Board 807-274-9855
Jaclyn Shewchuk Northwestern Health Unit 807-727-2626 ext.4
Chelsea Socholotuk Northwestern Health Unit 807-468-3147 ext.3243
Ashlee Grimard Gizhewaadiziwin Health Access Centre
Melina Scott Nechee Friendship Centre (807)468-5440
Brittany McLellan Ne-Chee Friendship Centre 807-468-5440 Ext.238