|Jeremy holds a Masters of Health Administration and a Bachelor of Science in Occupational Therapy from the University of Ottawa, as well as an Administrator Certificate in Long-Term Care from the Ontario Association of Non-Profit Homes and Services for Seniors.
Jeremy has held numerous positions in the Ontario health system including: President and CEO of the Mattawa Hospital & Algonquin Nursing Home, Chief Operating Officer of the St-Francis Memorial Hospital (SFMH) in Barry’s Bay, Senior Planner with the Champlain Local Health Integration Network, and Executive Planning Advisor & Assistant to the President and CEO at the Hôpital Montfort in Ottawa.
In January 2018, Jeremy started with the North East Local Health Integration Network (NE LHIN) as Chief Executive Officer. He is passionate about ensuring Northerners have a strong health care system that delivers quality health care services as close to home as possible.
He is a member of the Canadian College of Health Leaders and the American College of Health Executives and was a member on the Ontario’s Hospital Association’s (OHA) Small, Rural and Northern Hospitals Provincial Leadership Council.
In 2012, he was awarded the OHA Small, Rural and Northern Healthcare Excellence Award in recognition of SFMH’s innovative leadership in collaborating and establishing partnerships to expand and improve health services in the Madawaska Valley. He was also recently awarded the Robert Zed Young Health Leader National Award from the Canadian College of Health Leaders.
Jeremy is fluently bilingual. He is the proud father of four children and stays involved in community life – volunteering, coaching sport leagues, and remaining involved with the University of Ottawa MHA program and provincial leadership committees.