Diane Hayes, Chair of the Board
Diane is the owner of Kelly’s Boutique Inc. (opened in 2003) and the co-owner of OrthoMedix since 1992, and is a certified mastectomy and compression garment fitter. Diane has raised money for various breast cancer initiatives and is a supporter of many breast cancer related charities. She is the founder of The Kelly Project, which offers women a post-mastectomy camisole at no charge, and is an active member on all event planning committees for Breast Cancer Action.
Lori Marcantonio, VP, Revenue Generation
Lori Marcantonio is the Director: Outreach & Development at the Ottawa Humane Society leads all OHS fundraising, marketing, communication, outreach programs and educational initiatives. She has close to 30 years of combined fundraising, marketing, program management and community engagement experience in the non-profit sector, specifically building long-term, mutually beneficial relationships with diverse partners. Lori is currently fighting breast cancer having been diagnosed in late 2018. Lori truly believes that a positive attitude is an essential element to winning this fight.
Beth Hoag, VP Membership Retention, Program Support and Development
Beth is a physiotherapist with a practice focusing on cancer rehabilitation, lymphedema and pelvic health. She also worked in the fitness industry as a group fitness instructor for over 10 years. Beth grew up with a mother who was diagnosed with metastatic breast cancer at a young age and she witnessed the positive impact that community support programs had on her mother’s quality of life. Beth brings her cancer rehabilitation, health and wellness knowledge to Breast Cancer Action with the goal of helping develop and promote sustainable community support programming for people affected by cancer.
Annie Berthiaume, Legal Literacy Advisor
Envolta, Accountant of Record, Financial Literacy Advisor
Joanne Charlebois, Governance Literacy Advisor
Vice President, Revenue Generation
Vice President, Membership Retention, Program Support and Development
Chair, Health and Wellness Program
Chair, The Kelly Project
Chair, Peer Support
Chair, Lymphedema Program
Chair, Metastatic Cancer Support Program