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Human Rights Tribunal of Ontario (Tribunals Ontario)

Ministry
Attorney General
URL
http://tribunalsontario.ca/hrto/
Address
655 BAY ST, 14TH FL,
TORONTO
M7A2A3
Phone
416-645-8080
Fax
416-326-2199
Background
Human Rights Code (opens a new window)
Adjudicative Tribunals Accountability, Governance and Appointments Act, 2009 (opens a new window)
Function

The Human Rights Tribunal of Ontario exercises jurisdiction under the Human Rights Code to resolve, through mediation or hearing, applications alleging a breach of the Code. The Human Rights Tribunal of Ontario is designated as part of an adjudicative tribunal cluster by regulation made under the Adjudicative Tribunals Accountability, Governance and Appointments Act, 2009.

Membership

Members of the Human Rights Tribunal of Ontario are appointed by the Lieutenant Governor in Council. Some members are cross-appointed to other tribunals within Social Justice Tribunals Ontario.

Term

Members are appointed for a term specified by the Lieutenant Governor in Council.

Remuneration

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

Appointments & Vacancies

No. Position Member Term Location
1. Associate Chair (Full-Time) JEANIE THEOHARIS
06-Jan-2022 - 05-Jan-2024
mississauga
2. Vice-Chair (Full-Time) MARIO SILVA
30-Jul-2020 - 29-Jul-2022
toronto
3. Vice-Chair (Full-Time) ROMONA GANANATHAN
13-Sep-2019 - 12-Sep-2022
toronto
4. Vice-Chair (Full-Time) MARK BORER
17-Jun-2021 - 16-Jun-2023
toronto
5. Vice-Chair (Full-Time) KAREN DAWSON
21-Oct-2021 - 20-Oct-2023
toronto
6. Vice-Chair (Full-Time) SYED MUHAMMAD ASLAM DAUD
25-Jun-2022 - 24-Jun-2025
maple
7. Vice-Chair (Part-Time) JEFFREY SHAPIRO
21-Nov-2019 - 28-Nov-2022
toronto
8. Vice-Chair (Part-Time) LORI MARZINOTTO Resigned
28-Nov-2019 - 28-Nov-2022
toronto
9. Vice-Chair (Part-Time) HEATHER TROJEK
14-Feb-2020 - 07-Feb-2023
ancaster
10. Vice-Chair (Part-Time) ROBERT PATCHETT
04-Mar-2022 - 16-Jun-2023
ottawa
11. Vice-Chair (Part-Time) JOHN GRANT
16-Sep-2021 - 15-Sep-2023
newcastle
12. Vice-Chair (Part-Time) LEAH SIMON
16-Sep-2021 - 15-Sep-2023
toronto
13. Vice-Chair (Part-Time) RAFEENA BACCHUS
16-Sep-2021 - 15-Sep-2023
toronto
14. Vice-Chair (Part-Time) LARRY SWARTZ
25-Nov-2021 - 24-Nov-2023
toronto
15. Member (Full-Time) JOSEPH TASCONA
08-Oct-2020 - 07-Oct-2022
barrie
16. Member (Full-Time) HOLLY GOMES
18-Feb-2021 - 17-Feb-2023
cambridge
17. Member (Full-Time) WILLIAM LUKE
18-Feb-2021 - 17-Feb-2023
toronto
18. Member (Full-Time) CAROLINE SAND
25-Mar-2021 - 24-Mar-2023
toronto
19. Member (Full-Time) CYNDEE TODGHAM CHERNIAK
25-Mar-2021 - 24-Mar-2023
toronto
20. Member (Full-Time) KAREN MASON
25-Mar-2021 - 24-Mar-2023
hamilton
21. Member (Full-Time) ROSLYN MOUNSEY
25-Mar-2021 - 24-Mar-2023
ajax
22. Member (Full-Time) EVA NICHOLS
26-Aug-2021 - 25-Aug-2023
scarborough
23. Member (Full-Time) HANIYA SHEIKH
02-Sep-2021 - 01-Sep-2023
north york
24. Member (Full-Time) DENISE GHANAM
21-Oct-2021 - 20-Oct-2023
windsor
25. Member (Full-Time) AMANDA CONNOLLEY
25-Nov-2021 - 24-Nov-2023
ottawa
26. Member (Full-Time) LAVINIA INBAR
25-Nov-2021 - 24-Nov-2023
castleton
27. Member (Full-Time) NINDER THIND
25-Nov-2021 - 24-Nov-2023
mississauga
28. Member (Full-Time) ANTHONY TAMBURRO
12-Dec-2021 - 11-Dec-2024
almonte
29. Member (Full-Time) MARLA BURSTYN
20-Feb-2022 - 19-Feb-2025
toronto
30. Member (Part-Time) SIMON DANN
01-Oct-2020 - 30-Sep-2022
toronto
31. Member (Part-Time) MARINUS LAMERS
08-Oct-2020 - 07-Oct-2022
london
32. Member (Part-Time) BEVERLY A. HARRIS
05-Dec-2017 - 04-Dec-2022
kitchener
33. Member (Part-Time) SARAH ATKINSON
05-Jan-2020 - 04-Jan-2023
toronto
34. Member (Part-Time) AIDA GATFIELD
09-Jan-2018 - 08-Jan-2023
arva
35. Member (Part-Time) ELISABETH CAMPIN
21-Mar-2020 - 20-Mar-2023
markham
36. Member (Part-Time) GENEVIÈVE BRETON Resigned
16-Sep-2021 - 15-Sep-2023
ottawa
37. Member (Part-Time) ROBERT GABOR
16-Sep-2021 - 15-Sep-2023
toronto
38. Member (Part-Time) MARY MACNEILL
29-Sep-2021 - 28-Sep-2023
toronto
39. Member (Part-Time) AGI METE
14-Oct-2021 - 13-Oct-2023
welland
40. Member (Part-Time) ANN MARIE YANTZ
14-Oct-2021 - 13-Oct-2023
kitchener
41. Member (Part-Time) JOHN DAVID SUTHERLAND
14-Oct-2021 - 13-Oct-2023
oakville
42. Member (Part-Time) QUINTUS THURAISINGHAM
21-Oct-2021 - 20-Oct-2023
ajax
43. Member (Part-Time) MARTIN FORGET
10-Mar-2022 - 19-Nov-2023
toronto
44. Member (Part-Time) PATRICIA MULDOWNEY-BROOKS
25-Nov-2021 - 24-Nov-2023
winona
45. Member (Part-Time) ROBERT CIRIELLO
25-Nov-2021 - 24-Nov-2023
toronto
46. Member (Part-Time) IVANA VACCARO
02-Dec-2021 - 01-Dec-2023
toronto
47. Member (Part-Time) LAURA GOULET
02-Dec-2021 - 01-Dec-2023
azilda
48. Member (Part-Time) DAVID LANGLOIS
16-Dec-2021 - 15-Dec-2023
toronto
49. Member (Part-Time) LAWRENCE FELDMAN
04-Mar-2022 - 03-Mar-2024
toronto
50. Member (Part-Time) MATTHEW LETOURNEAU
07-Apr-2022 - 06-Apr-2024
ottawa
51. Member (Part-Time) KARINA VILNER
14-Apr-2022 - 13-Apr-2024
thornhill
52. Member (Part-Time) KIMBERLEY (KIM) WESTFALL-CONNOR
14-Apr-2022 - 13-Apr-2024
barrie
53. Member (Part-Time) MERYL GARY
14-Apr-2022 - 13-Apr-2024
toronto
54. Member (Part-Time) STEVE SCHENKE
14-Apr-2022 - 13-Apr-2024
london
55. Executive Chair (Full-Time) SEAN WEIR
02-Dec-2020 - 01-Dec-2022
oakville