About ILWR


The dedicated team at Independent Living Waterloo Region (ILWR) is led by our Executive Director and includes our Board of Directors and employees. Together, we focus our decision-making process on the Independent Living philosophy, fulfilling our mission, and advancing our strategic directions.

Janet Redman

Executive Director

Amy Hynes

Senior Manager, Human Resources

Leanne Davidson

Senior Manager, Attendant Services

Leanne Schade

Finance Manager

Connie Wallbank

Business Intelligence Analyst

Dan Lajoie

Manager, Independent Living Resources

Bailey van Dyk

Quality Assurance Coordinator

Ayo Fawolu

Executive Assistant

Cathy Doerbecker

Attendant Services Supervisor, Waterloo

Kari Butcher

Attendant Services Supervisor, Cambridge

Tara Somerton

Attendant Services Supervisor, Kitchener

Krystal Hall

Attendant Services Supervisor, Evenings

Kirti Nara

Human Resources Generalist

Jim Ducharme

Reception/Administrative Assistant

Linda Carrigan

Direct Funding Regional Report Coordinator

Martin Glassford

Direct Funding Report Reviewer

Robyn Jackson

Direct Funding Resource Coordinator

Amanda Lawson

Community Resource Coordinator

Sheri Roberts

Community Resource Coordinator

Need to get in touch with us? Give us a call at 519-571-6788 or email us at info@ilwr.ca.
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