Board of Directors

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Our Board of Directors is comprised of dedicated volunteers from across the Niagara region. This diverse group is committed to ensuring high-quality, safe, sustainable care and is accountable to the community.

The Board is made up of the following individuals.

John Bragagnolo

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Bernice (Bunny) Alexander

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Ray Archer

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Dr. Ron Mergl

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Catherine Novick

Catherine Novick

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Marylee O’Neill

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Cathy Sutherland 

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Rob Tiffin

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Mike Watt

Mike Watt

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Marti Jurmain

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Ken Kawall

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Murray Paton

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Charles Rate

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Dr. Barry Wright

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Elisabeth Zimmermann

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Contact information

Email Danielle Dube
905-378-4647, ext. 43103

Board Executive

John Bragagnolo Chair, Board of Directors

Bunny Alexander - Vice-Chair, Board of Directors

Angela ZangariSecretary (ex officio role held by the President)

Board Committees

Quality Committee
Marti Jurmain -Chair
Ronald Mergl  - Vice-Chair

Governance Committee
Bunny Alexander – Chair
Barry Wright - Vice-Chair

Resources & Audit Committee
Charles Rate  – Chair
Robert Tiffin  – Vice-Chair

Medical Advisory Committee (ex officio role always held by the Chief of Staff)
Dr. Johan Viljoen, Chair

Ex-Officio Directors

Angela Zangari

Angela Zangari Interim President of Niagara Health - Board of Directors - NHS

Dr. Johan Viljoen

Dr. Johan Viljoen

Derek McNally

Derek McNally

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Dr. Parminder Brar

Dr. Brar

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Niagara Health System