Board Profiles


Heather Westaway
Board Member (Policy & Procedures)

Heather is a Registered Kinesiologist with 15 years of clinical experience in Geriatrics, Chronic Disease Management, and Hospice Palliative Care. As a Certified COPD Educator and Certified Diabetes Educator, her extensive work with patients experiencing end-stage heart failure and COPD while awaiting organ transplantation has given her a unique perspective on palliative care and its impact on patients and their families.

Heather's current role with the Northern Ontario School of Medicine (NOSM) is Manager of the Faculty Affairs and Continuing Education and Professional Development Portfolio. She is responsible for day to day operational management, recruitment, supervision, and evaluation of faculty and professional staff, development of departmental goals and evaluating metrics to ensure efficient and effective team performance with respect to faculty promotion, educational program delivery and fiscal accountability.

Lastly, she is the proud mother of two boys ages 7 and 5. She and her family are thrilled to have joined the L'Arche Sudbury community. 


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