women in leadership forum

North West LHIN Women in Leadership Forum

We would like to thank everyone for joining the North West LHIN in the first-of-its kind Women in Leadership Forum! If you would like to read this year's Summary Report on the Forum, or would like to view the presentations provided by each speaker, please download the report here:


Guest Speakers Included: 

Nancy Naylor
Associate Deputy Minister, Policy and Transformation
Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care

Georgina Black 
Partner at KPMG

Stephanie Ash
CEO, Firedog Communications

Dr. Rhonda Crocker Ellacott
CEO, Nipigon District Memorial Hospital
EVP, Patient Services & CNE, Thunder Bay Regional Health Sciences Centre

Laura Kokocinski
CEO, North West LHIN

Angela Bishop
CEO, Red Lake Margaret Cochenour Memorial Hospital


At the Forum, future and current leaders:

  • Listened to accomplished leaders about their experiences as a woman in a leadership role.
  • Learned about opportunities and challenges that women leaders face in their roles.
  • Heard from experienced women leaders on how to build for success and lead others.
  • Engaged in conversation about “Women in Leadership.”