Joe Reynolds

Joe McReynolds:  Joe holds a BA (pre-medical science) from the University of Ottawa and a MSW from the Wilfred Laurier University. After many years in senior leadership positions with the Ontario Public Service (Community and Social Services, Municipal Affairs, and Economic Development and Trade), Joe has continued his passion for innovative community development and capacity building. Since leaving government he has led the Ontario Community Support Association as CEO, been Chair of the Halton Peel District Health Council, and was the founding Chair of the Central West Local Health Integration Network. In 2014, he served as a member of the Minister’s Expert Panel on Home and Community Care resulting in recommendations to Minister Hoskins in Bringing Care Home. Joe has been in his community – sitting on several community Boards and offering himself as a candidate for local government. He is currently a Member of the Board of Health Nexus Sante – a national not-for-profit focusing in quality health promotion. Joe is a recognized community service leader, advocate for client-centered care, and a champion of integrated health systems at the community level.