Our people

Meet some of the people working to create a kinder, more inclusive and supportive place for people living with dementia and see how you can join our team.

Staff Team

Staff & Volunteers at our Fire Truck Pull 

Our team is here to support you. Call 705-748-5131 or Toll Free at 1-800-561-2588 and dial the extension of the staff person you need below, or send an email. All voicemails are forwarded to email so that our staff can receive your messages when working offsite. 


Executive Director

Jen Johnstone - jjohnstone@alzheimerjourney.ca
Ext. 238


Office Manager

Carolyn Hemminger - info@alzheimerjourney.ca
Ext. 221


Intake Coordinator

Maddy Scott - maddy@alzheimerjourney.ca 
Ext. 235


First Link® Care Navigator

Danielle Vernon - danielle@alzheimerjourney.ca
Ext. 234  


First Link® Primary Care Memory Clinic Social Worker

Meagan Smith - meagan@alzheimerjourney.ca 
Ext. 228   


Minds in Motion® Lead

Jennifer Stubbert - jennifer@alzheimerjourney.ca
Ext. 225

Minds in Motion® Coordinator

Melissa Foster - melissa@alzheimerjourney.ca
Ext. 225


Young Onset Day Service Coordinator

Joanne Berry - dayservice@alzheimerjourney.ca
Ext. 237

Young Onset Day Service Assistant

Jennifer Watson - jwatson@alzheimerjourney.ca
Ext. 237


Support Program Supervisor

Denise Driver - denise@alzheimerjourney.ca
Ext. 231


Client Support Coordinators                     

Cortni Buchholz - cortni@alzheimerjourney.ca  Ext. 224

Sara deRuiter  - sderuiter@alzheimerjourney.ca  Ext. 223

Bonnie Fitzgerald – bonnie@alzheimerjourney.ca  Ext. 123

Jennifer Gooderham - jgooderham@alzheimerjourney.ca  Ext. 226

Cecilia Peyregatt - cecilia@alzheimerjourney.ca  Ext. 243

Gemma Wood - gemma@alzheimerjourney.ca  Ext. 227


Education Program Manager

Sarah Cook - sarah@alzheimerjourney.ca 
Ext. 222


Education Coordinators

Kris Van Luven - kris@alzheimerjourney.ca  Ext. 240

Shelby Barrie - shelby@alzheimerjourney.ca  Ext. 126


Community Engagement Coordinator

Talia Nepotiuk - talia@alzheimerjourney.ca   
Ext. 241                                                               


Donor Relations Associate

Lorraine McCallum - lorraine@alzheimerjourney.ca
Ext. 236


Donor Support Assistant

Jayne Barber - jayne@alzheimerjourney.ca 
Ext. 229 


Donor Relations Coordinator

Ryan Arnold - ryan@alzheimerjourney.ca
Ext. 232                                                                                                                                      


Communications Associate

Jennifer Hitchmough - jhitchmough@alzheimerjourney.ca                                                Ext. 127