The Children’s Aid Society of Stormont, Dundas and Glengarry (SDG) is governed by a volunteer Board of Directors who share a commitment to the well-being of children and families.

The Board consists of a maximum of 10 members with a variety of backgrounds.

The Board of Directors meets at 11:45 a.m. on the first Wednesday of every month, except during the summer.

Members of the Board of Directors

Executive Committee

Ginette Ferguson

Chair, Board of Directors
Senior Director, Emergency Dept. & Operating Room
Cornwall Community Hospital
Board member since 2016

Ian Murphy

Partner & Business Advisor
Charter Professional Accountant (CPA), Chartered Accountant (CA)
Board member since 2014

Elizabeth MacLennan

Vice Chair,
Board of Directors
Retired Senior Counsel,
Children’s Aid Society of SDG
Board member since 2015

Ella Fuller

Preventive/Foster Care Program Manager
Department of Social Services
St. Regis Mohawk Tribe
Board member since 2016


Alice Wilson-Haramis

Human Resource Professional
Board member since 2012

Paul Bellefeuille

Retired teacher/principal
Board member since 2017

Janice Carkner

Audit Principal,
Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada
Board member since 2019

Stéphane Bissonnette

Chief Financial Officer
Great Lakes Pilotage Authority
Charter Professional Accountant (CPA), Chartered Accountant (CA)
Board member since 2014

Shawna Spowart

Deputy Chief,
Cornwall Police Service
Board member since 2019

Jon Martin

Anglican Parish of south Dundas
Board member since 2019

All of our Board members:

  • Live or work in the SDG area;
  • Are current Society members;
  • Have an interest in children and child welfare;
  • Support the mission, vision and values of the Society;
  • Are interested in advocating for the needs of children.

Management Team

Our team works in collaboration to bring community families, children and youth the highest quality service. We pride ourselves on service excellence and seek to do better every day! Feel free to contact us directly with your comments, compliments or concerns.

Give us a call at 613-933-2292 or toll-free 1-866-939-9915 or send us an email.

Executive Director

Rachel Daigneault

Executive Director
Extension: 5208

Senior Managers

Angela Arcuri

Director of Service
Extension: 7463

Julie Clément

Director of Human Resources
Extension: 5304

Kimberly Gill

Director of Service
Extension: 2549

Melodie LeMoeligou

Director of Finance
Extension: 5206

Nathalie Fouquette

Director of Quality Improvement and Information Services
Extension: 5207

Family Centered Supervisors

Theresa Vinokuroff

Supervisor, Assessment 1
Extension: 7559

Kimly Thivierge

Supervisor, Ongoing - Family Violence
Extension: 5305

Natalie Roy

Supervisor, Intake
Extension: 2987

Marie-Josée Ménard

Supervisor, Assessment 2
Extension: 7457

Jaime Beechey

Supervisor, Ongoing - Adolescent 2
Extension: 7299

Carole Despatie

Supervisor, Ongoing - French Language Services
Extension: 5303

Francine Hart

Supervisor, Assessment 3
Extension: 2956

Kimberly Tran

Supervisor, Ongoing - Early Years
Extension: 2941

Rhonda Van Allen

Supervisor, Ongoing - Adolescent 1
Extension: 7461

Permanency/Kinship Supervisors

Katie Vachon

Supervisor, Kin2
Extension: 7420

Cynthia McLeod

Supervisor, Perm3
Extension: 2973

Sue Billard

Supervisor, Kin1
Extension: 5301

Dawn Smits

Supervisor, Pem1
Extension: 7444

Brigitte Clément

Supervisor, Kin3
Extension: 7468

Information Technology Services

Michel Legendre

Information Services Manager
Extension: 5300