Dear friends and supporters of Eldercare,

We are pleased to share with you that Linda Garcia has joined our Board of Directors.

Linda, a PhD graduate, comes to Eldercare with a wealth of experience in the academic community and research in the area of long-term care. She is currently a Professor in the Interdisciplinary School of Health Sciences and the Founding Director of the LIFE Research Institute at the University of Ottawa.

Linda has also been a member of the steering committee for the Champlain Dementia Network for over 15 years, and she currently represents the University of Ottawa at the Council of Ontario Universities’ Ontario Interdisciplinary Council for Aging and Health.

We are thrilled to have Linda joining our Board of Directors, and look forward to her informed point of view as we work to advance Eldercare Ottawa’s mission of continuous improvement to the quality of life of seniors living in Ottawa’s not-for-profit long-term care facilities.

Sincerely,

Oriana Trombetti, Chair

Board of Directors

Eldercare Foundation of Ottawa