Designation: Vice Chair
Jean Courville retired from Carefor Eastern Counties in 2010. During her twenty years of being Executive Director at Carefor, Jean was involved with several international projects in Ecuador, South Africa and Guinea. Her final project was building the Cornwall Hospice.
Her nursing career was varied including community nursing (Regina and Cornwall), home care (Saskatchewan), nursing education (Saskatoon), public health (Regina and Toronto), long term care (Cornwall) and international work with CUSO in the 70’s in Papua New Guinea.
In the past she has served on many Boards including Cornwall General Hospital, Canadian Mental Health Association, Bereaved Families of Ontario Cornwall Chapter, Seaway Valley Community Health Centre and United Counties Science Fair.
She is currently an active member of Knox St. Paul’s United Church and South Stormont Foodgrains Bank. She has been a member of Carefor Eastern Counties Program Committee since 2013, the Carefor Board since 2014 and is currently the Carefor Vice Chair on the Board of Directors.