UPDATED ON: Tuesday, November 12, 2002
Heart and Stroke Foundation of Ontario:
Volunteer Chair of the Board of Directors
From The Globe and Mail
The Heart and Stroke Foundation of Ontario announces the appointment of Elaine Roper as volunteer Chair of the Board of Directors.
Ms. Roper has been a leadership volunteer since 1999, chairing a number of Board Committees and Task Forces.
Ms. Roper is currently President of Think Company Inc., a management consulting firm. She brings many years of executive experience in the high-tech and financial services industries, and expertise in strategic planning, organizational development and design to the Foundation.
The Foundation is a leader in protecting the health of Ontarians at risk of heart disease and stroke. It is the province’s largest funder of heart and stroke research, supporting over 250 investigative teams in universities, hospitals and research institutions.