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ONTARIO EDUCATIONAL COMMUNICATIONS AUTHORITY (TVO)

Ministry
EDUCATION
URL
http://www.tvo.org
Address
BOX 200, STATION Q, 2180 YONGE STREET
TORONTO
M4T2T1
Phone
416-484-2600
Fax
416-484-4234
Background
Ontario Educational Communications Authority Act, R.S.O. 1990, c. O.12, s. 2(1)
Function

At TVO, we believe learning has the power to change lives - and change the world. That is why, for the past 45 years across Ontario ,TVO has sparked powerful, life-changing moments of learning, big and small. In a world that is changing, and changing fast, TVO continues to innovate to ignite potential by: Supporting Ontario’s transformation of learning inside and outside the classroom through digital technology, and Supporting citizen engagement through indepth current affairs journalism from an Ontario perspective.

Membership

The members of the Authority form and are its board of directors. The Authority shall consist of nine members appointed by the Lieutenant Governor in Council, one of whom shall be the Chair. The Lieutenant Governor in Council may designate one of the other members as Vice-Chair, and shall appoint a person other than a member of the Authority as the chief executive officer of the Authority.

Term

A member may be appointed to hold office for a term of up to five years and may be reappointed for further terms of up to five years each. The chief executive officer may be appointed to hold office for a term of up to five years and may be reappointed for further terms of up to five years each.

Meetings
Members meet at least 4 times a year, usually on a Thursday.
Remuneration
Appointees are remunerated according to Schedule A, Level 2 of the Agencies and Appointments Directive.

Appointments & Vacancies

No. Position Member Term Location
1. CHAIR (PART-TIME)
2. VICE-CHAIR (PART-TIME) CATHERINE MCQUEEN
31-May-2016 - 30-May-2019
TORONTO
3. MEMBER (PART-TIME) KRISTIN MORCH
19-Jun-2016 - 18-Jun-2019
TORONTO
4. MEMBER (PART-TIME) MARK WAKEFIELD
19-Jun-2016 - 18-Jun-2019
MARKHAM
5. MEMBER (PART-TIME) JO-ANNE POIRIER
22-Mar-2017 - 21-Mar-2020
OTTAWA
6. MEMBER (PART-TIME) BILAL KHAN
26-Apr-2017 - 25-Apr-2020
RICHMOND HILL
7. MEMBER (PART-TIME) THANDO HYMAN
18-Oct-2017 - 17-Oct-2020
SCARBOROUGH
8. MEMBER (PART-TIME) CONWAY FRASER
07-Mar-2019 - 06-Mar-2022
AYR
9. MEMBER (PART-TIME)
10. CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER LISA DE WILDE
01-Nov-2015 - 31-Oct-2019
TORONTO