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NORTHERN ONTARIO HERITAGE FUND CORPORATION

Ministry
ENERGY, NORTHERN DEVELOPMENT AND MINES
URL
www.nohfc.ca
Address
SUITE 200, ROBERTA BONDAR PLACE, 70 FOSTER DRIVE
SAULT STE. MARIE
P6A6V8
Phone
(705) 945-6700
Fax
(705) 945-6701
Background
Northern Ontario Heritage Fund Act, R.S.O. 1990, c. N.5, s. 2
Function

The corporation and its board advise and make recommendations to the Lieutenant Governor in Council on matters relating to the growth and diversification of the economy of northern Ontario. The corporation was established to promote and stimulate economic initiatives in northern Ontario, to commission studies and enter into contracts to encourage such growth and diversification. The corporation also maintains a fund known as the Northern Ontario Heritage Fund.

Membership

The board is composed of at least twelve directors. The Minister is a director and the chair of the board. Every other director is appointed by order of the Lieutenant Governor in Council.

Term

There is no limitation in legislation.

Meetings
The full board meets approximately 8 times per year with more frequency for special board meetings by teleconference if required. Subcommittees generally meet once monthly.
Remuneration

Appointees to the Northern Ontario Heritage Fund Corporation receive $1.00 annually.

Appointments & Vacancies

No. Position Member Term Location
1. CHAIR (PART-TIME) GREG RICKFORD
28-Jun-2018 - N/A
TORONTO
2. MEMBER (PART-TIME) JOHN SIMPERL
03-Dec-2016 - 02-Dec-2019
ROSSLYN
3. MEMBER (PART-TIME) GENEVIEVE CATHERINE KNAUFF
02-Feb-2017 - 01-Feb-2020
ROSSLYN
4. MEMBER (PART-TIME) JEFFREY PERRY
21-Feb-2018 - 20-Feb-2020
SUDBURY
5. MEMBER (PART-TIME) MARIELLE BROWN
23-Mar-2017 - 22-Mar-2020
ELLIOT LAKE
6. MEMBER (PART-TIME) ROBERT GEORGE (BOB) NORRIS
23-Mar-2017 - 22-Mar-2020
NEW LISKEARD
7. MEMBER (PART-TIME) THERESA MUDGE
04-Oct-2017 - 03-Oct-2020
SAULT STE. MARIE
8. MEMBER (PART-TIME) DAVID E. (DAVE) SINCLAIR
18-Dec-2018 - 18-Dec-2021
KENORA
9. MEMBER (PART-TIME) FRED SLADE
31-Jan-2019 - 30-Jan-2022
SUDBURY
10. MEMBER (PART-TIME) MICHAEL FOX
06-Jun-2019 - 05-Jun-2022
THUNDER BAY
11. MEMBER (PART-TIME)
12. MEMBER (PART-TIME)
13. MEMBER (PART-TIME)
14. MEMBER (PART-TIME)
15. MEMBER (PART-TIME)
16. MEMBER (PART-TIME)
17. MEMBER (PART-TIME)