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Board of Directors

ROCK is governed by a community Board of Directors. The membership of the Board is drawn from citizens either living or working in the community. The board strives to reflect a broad cross-section of the community and a diverse number of viewpoints and experiences. Efforts are made to ensure that there is a balanced, equitable representation from business, professional, ethno-racial and other groups located in the community and served by the agency.


Roger Wilkie - Board Chair
​Deputy Chief, Halton Regional Police Services

Scott Luzzi – Treasurer
Chief Financial Officer, Siemens Energy Canada Limited

Kirsten Dougherty – Secretary
CEO, ROCK

Audra August – Board Member
Vice President, People and Culture, ComTech Energy

Rosemary Fisher – Board Member
Partner/Lawyer, Simpson Wigle Law Office

Zamal Whyte – Board Member
Financial Planner, BMO Financial Group

Neil Oliver – Board Member
Executive Vice President, Torstar, and President of Daily News Brands

Ryan Maraj – Board Member
Senior Director, Advertising, Metroland Media Group


Senior Leadership

Kirsten Dougherty
​Chief Executive Officer

​Joanna Matthews, CYW, BPA
Vice President, ​Strategic Development

Merideth van Oene
Vice President, IM/IT, Quality & Risk

Aretha Perkins
Vice President, Operations & Finance