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Sheryl Wedderburn, Treasurer, Founding President

Sheryl Wedderburn is the Founding President and current Treasurer for JCAN. She has served on the Board of Directors since 2014. Sheryl is an Entrepreneur and Chief Executive Officer who is recognized for authentic leadership, community, governance, people-development, passion and advocacy for equity and excellence.

She is the CEO for CMHA Durham and Owner, CEO and principal consultant, for Bernard Consultancy Services. A registered nurse with wide-ranging experience in administration; a niche for developing new models of care, leveraging service delivery and successfully leading dynamic teams through organizational transformation and restructuring. Sheryl has knowledge of acute, tertiary, primary and community care. Her demonstrated strength is in improving operations and maximizing productivity. She serves as the Vice President of the Alzheimer Society Durham Region Board of Directors.

Sheryl has a Master’s Degree in Health Sciences and a Certified Health Executive designation with the Canadian College of Health Leaders. She is a cherished wife, proud mother of 3 respected adults and grandmother of her adored grandchildren.