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Fire Safety Commission (Tribunals Ontario)

Ministry
Attorney General
URL
http://tribunalsontario.ca/fsc/
Address
Box 250
TORONTO
M7A1N3
Phone
416-327-6500
Fax
416-314-4270
Background
Fire Protection and Prevention Act, 1997 (opens a new window)
Adjudicative Tribunals Accountability, Governance and Appointments Act, 2009 (opens a new window)
Function

The commission hears appeals concerning the orders made by the Fire Marshal or the Fire Marshal's assistants, under the Fire Protection and Prevention Act. The Fire Safety Commission is designated as part of an adjudicative tribunal cluster by regulation made under the Adjudicative Tribunals Accountability, Governance and Appointments Act, 2009.

Membership

The Lieutenant Governor in Council determines the number of members, makes appointments and may designate one of the members as chair and one or more of the members as vice-chair. In accordance with the governance structure of the clusters, the Lieutenant Governor in Council may appoint: an executive chair to be responsible for all of the adjudicative tribunals included in a cluster; an associate chair for each adjudicative tribunal that is included in a cluster; one or more of the associate chairs as alternate executive chairs of the cluster; one or more vice-chairs for each adjudicative tribunal that is included in a cluster. The executive chair and each alternate executive chair must also be members of each of the adjudicative tribunals in the cluster, and the associate chair and each vice-chair must also be members of the tribunal to which they are appointed as associate chair and vice-chair.

Term

There is no limitation in legislation.

Meetings
The commission meets an average six times per year.
Remuneration

Appointees are remunerated according to Schedule B of the Agencies and Appointments Directive

Appointments & Vacancies

No. Position Member Term Location
1. Associate Chair (Part-Time) JEANIE THEOHARIS
20-Nov-2020 - 19-Nov-2022
mississauga
2. Vice-Chair (Part-Time) AVRIL FARLAM
07-Jan-2021 - 06-Jan-2023
windsor
3. Vice-Chair (Part-Time) MARISA VICTOR
21-Mar-2020 - 20-Mar-2023
ottawa
4. Vice-Chair (Part-Time) STEPHANIE ZWICKER SLAVENS
04-Mar-2022 - 14-Apr-2023
toronto
5. Vice-Chair (Part-Time) ROBERT PATCHETT
04-Mar-2022 - 16-Jun-2023
ottawa
6. Vice-Chair (Part-Time) LINDSAY LAKE
24-Mar-2022 - 02-Feb-2024
thorndale
7. Vice-Chair (Part-Time) STEPHANIE KEPMAN
24-Mar-2022 - 23-Mar-2024
ottawa
8. Vice-Chair (Part-Time) SUSAN CLARKE
06-Nov-2021 - 05-Nov-2024
thornhill
9. Member (Part-Time) ANITA GOELA
06-Nov-2019 - 12-Sep-2022
toronto
10. Member (Part-Time) JOANNE FOOT
13-Sep-2019 - 12-Sep-2022
toronto
11. Member (Part-Time) PAUL STOPCIATI
01-Oct-2020 - 30-Sep-2022
sudbury
12. Member (Part-Time) MINDY CATERINA
03-Dec-2020 - 02-Dec-2022
hamilton
13. Member (Part-Time) JAMES MINNS
10-Dec-2020 - 09-Dec-2022
clarksburg
14. Member (Part-Time) JENNIFER FRIEDLAND Resigned
01-Jan-2020 - 31-Dec-2022
toronto
15. Member (Part-Time) MELODY MALEKI-YAZDI
18-Jan-2020 - 17-Jan-2023
toronto
16. Member (Part-Time) JESSE BOYCE
21-Feb-2020 - 20-Feb-2023
toronto
17. Member (Part-Time) LYNDRA GRIFFITH
21-Feb-2020 - 20-Feb-2023
ottawa
18. Member (Part-Time) MATTHEW LETOURNEAU
28-Feb-2020 - 27-Feb-2023
ottawa
19. Member (Part-Time) THERESA MCGEE
28-Feb-2020 - 27-Feb-2023
scarborough
20. Member (Part-Time) ROCCO IAMELLO
06-May-2021 - 05-May-2023
oxford mills
21. Member (Part-Time) MARTIN FORGET
10-Mar-2022 - 19-Nov-2023
toronto
22. Member (Part-Time) RONNY KATZ
14-Apr-2022 - 24-Nov-2023
toronto
23. Member (Part-Time) PETER SIMMONS
24-Mar-2022 - 23-Mar-2024
hamilton
24. Member (Part-Time) POEME MANIGAT
28-Mar-2021 - 27-Mar-2024
mississauga
25. Member (Part-Time) ANXHELA (ANGELA) PECO
07-Apr-2022 - 06-Apr-2024
toronto
26. Member (Part-Time) ASHLEY DEATHE
07-Apr-2022 - 06-Apr-2024
ottawa
27. Member (Part-Time) JACQUELINE CASTEL
07-Apr-2022 - 06-Apr-2024
mississauga
28. Member (Part-Time) HARRIET LEWIS
09-May-2022 - 08-May-2027
toronto
29. Member (Part-Time) SANTINA MOCCIO
18-May-2022 - 17-Dec-2027
ancaster (hamilton)
30. Executive Chair (Full-Time) SEAN WEIR
02-Dec-2020 - 01-Dec-2022
oakville