Did You Know?

At least 80% of premature heart disease, stroke and type 2 diabetes and 40% of cancer could be prevented through healthy diet, regular physical activity and avoidance of tobacco products.

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Board of Directors

Board of Directors

In October 2013, CDPAC became a federally incorporated not-for-profit, and voted in its board of directors.

(Updated Sept 2014)

Angelo Belcastro
Active Healthy Kids Canada
Andrew Jones
Director of Public Policy and Government Relations
The Arthritis Society
Mary Collins (Chair)
BC Healthy Living Alliance
John Higenbottam
Canadian Alliance on Mental Illness and Mental Health
Joelle Walker
Senior Manager, Public and International Affairs
Canadian Cancer Society 
Jane Tsai

Canadian Diabetes Association
Mark Ferdinand
National Director - Public Policy
Canadian Mental Health Association
Lisa Ashley
Senior Nurse Advisor
Canadian Nurses Association
Pat Vanderkooy
Public Affairs Manager
Dietitians of Canada
Nadine Valk (Treasurer)
National Director, Programs and Public Policy
The Kidney Foundation of Canada
Catherine Donovan
Wellness Advisory Council, Newfoundland/Labrador
Ida Thomas (past-Chair)
Vice President, Children, Teens and Young Adults
YMCA Canada