Gwen is a Huron County native, RN and former medical clinic administrator. As a community volunteer, she conceived and initiated HealthKick, a program encouraging local youth to consider healthcare careers, training locally PN, PSW and hosting events recognizing our healthcare professionals . Gwen was instrumental in creating one of the first community-driven Family Health Teams in Ontario with a mandate of delivery of primary healthcare to local residents. A keen community activist, she continues to promote health care services in the region in both work and private settings. Gwen is presently employed by Alexandra Marine & General Hospital in Goderich as Business Innovation & Recruitment Leader. She was President of the Gateway Board and feels very honored to work with such an incredible Board of Directors.