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

Cathy Doerbecker

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

Sherry Schlonies

Attendant Services Supervisor, Waterloo

Kari Butcher

Attendant Services Supervisor, Cambridge

Tara Somerton

Attendant Services Supervisor, Kitchener

Nikita Brancati

Attendant Services Supervisor, Afternoons

Currently vacant

Human Resources Generalist

Jim Ducharme

Administrative Assistant

Linda Carrigan

Direct Funding Regional Report Coordinator

Martin Glassford

Direct Funding Report Reviewer

Robyn Jackson

Direct Funding Resource Coordinator

Grace Mwakijele

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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