Our History

Board of Directors, Past Presidents and Chairs
The Imperial Order Daughters Of The Empire (I.O.D.E.)

1900’s

Children’s Hospital Committee

1900’s

Advisory Council Of War Memorial Children’s Hospital

1934 to 1971

Mrs. A. E. Miller 1934 to 1935
Mr. J. F. Maine 1935 to 1945
Mr. J. M. Watt 1945 to 1947
Mrs. J. G. Gammage 1947 to 1948
Mr. F. D. McLachlin 1948 to 1952
Mr. H. F. Davison 1952 to 1955
Mrs. P. J. Ivey 1955 to 1958
Mr. P. A. Du Moulin 1958 to 1960
Mr. W. J. Roadhouse 1960 to 1962
Mr. E. P. Geary 1962 to 1964
Mrs. M. Simpson 1964 to 1966
Mr. K. Green 1966 to 1970
Mr. Justice M. Lerner 1970 to 1970

The War Memorial Children’s Hospital of Western Ontario

1971 to 1985

Mr. Justice M. Lerner 1971 to 1974
Mr. W. E. Nichols 1974 to 1977
Mr. K. L. Cunningham 1977 to 1977
Mr. D. O. Preston 1977 to 1979
Mrs. J. Forbes 1979 to 1981
Mr. J. G. Thompson 1981 to 1984
Mr. J. W. Egerton 1984 to 1985

Children’s Hospital of Western Ontario

1985 to 1987

Mr. G. A. Gloin 1985 to 1987

Children’s Hospital of Western Ontario Foundation

1987 to 2003

Mr. Gilbert A. Gloin 1987 to 1988
Mr. Keith L. Sumner 1988 to 1990
Mr. Brian E. Lessard 1990 to 1992
Dr. Peter P. Mercer 1992 to 1994
Mr. Peter C. Johnson 1994 to 1995
Dr. Peter P. Mercer 1995 to 1997
Mr. Vito Finucci 1997 to 1999
Mr. Robert E. Hawkins 1999 to 2000
Mrs. Veronica M. Sadowski 2000 to 2002

Children’s Health Foundation

2003 to Present

Mr. Robert Bradshaw 2002 to 2004
Mr. Gabe Valente 2004 to 2006
Mr. Glen Hardman 2006 to 2008
Mr. Michael Lerner 2008 to 2012
Ms. Susan Nickle 2012 to 2013
Ms. Tracy Gustafson 2013 to 2015
Mr. David Woodward 2015 to 2017
Mr. Trevor Delaire 2017 to present