PACE's new Executive Director - Laura Visser
It was announced today by Bill Noble, Chair, Board of Directors that after a comprehensive search, Laura Visser has been hired as the new Executive Director at PACE Independent Living. She will start on Monday December 12, 2016.
Laura brings a wealth of experience and passion in leading change management initiatives, strategic planning, communication strategies and service excellence.
She has extensive work experience in the community, hospital and government sectors. Her career began at the Ontario Community Support Association (OCSA) as the Member Networking Coordinator and Assistant to the Executive Director. Laura continued in leadership roles as her career path took her to the Michael Garron Hospital (formerly the Toronto East General Hospital) as Director, Communications, Planning and Partnerships and progressed further at Lakeridge Health as Senior Director, Corporate Strategy & Communications and then at Toronto Central Community Care Access Centre (TC CCAC) where she was the primary Lead on Strategic Sector Initiatives and Integrated Family-Centred Care for Children with Health Complexity.