Executive committee

  • Robert Malloch, (Chair), Toronto, ON
  • Kevin McKenzie, (Past Chair), Oakville, ON
  • Sivan Ilangko, (Treasurer), Stouffville, ON
  • Lawrence Barns, (Ex-Officio), Oakville, ON

Directors at large

  • Tiia Birkenbaum, Toronto, ON
  • Susan Cohen, Toronto, ON
  • Dr. Todd Cunningham, Toronto, ON
  • Nikki Holland, Toronto, ON
  • Susan Alcorn Mackay, St. Charles, ON
  • Jay Mandarino, Toronto, ON
  • Arlene Russell, Toronto, ON

Revised April 2017

LDAO Staff Listing

Below is a listing of the LDAO staff members along with a short background profile for each. To send email to any of the staff members, choose “Send an email to…” following each listing which will open an email form.

For information on learning disabilities and/or ADHD and services in Ontario please contact Diane Wagner [Send an email to Diane Wagner]

Lawrence Barns, President & CEO
[Send an email to Lawrence Barns]

Felicity Barns, Administrative Assistance
[Send an email to Felicity Barns]

Diane Wagner, Public Policy & Education Consultant
[Send an email to Diane Wagner]

LD@school Project Staff

Lawrence Barns, President & CEO
[Send an email to Lawrence Barns]

Amy Gorecki, Vice President
[Send an email to Amy Gorecki]

Shannon Malloch-Strojny, Producer, English Educational Content
[Send an email to Shannon Malloch-Strojny]

Sarah Calvin, Producer, Educational Content
[Send an email to Sarah Calvin]

Eve Dufour, Producer, French Educational Content
[Send an email to Eve Dufour]

Mercia Antsaniavo, Bilingual Program Coordinator
[Send an email to Mercia Antsaniavo]