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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, R.S.O. 1990, c. H.19, ss. 32(1) (opens a new window)
Adjudicative Tribunals Accountability, Governance and Appointments Act, 2009, S.O. 2009, c. 33, Sched. 5, s. 15; O. Reg. 126/10 (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. Vice-Chair (Full-Time) SYED MUHAMMAD ASLAM DAUD
25-Jun-2020 - 24-Jun-2022
maple
2. Vice-Chair (Full-Time) MARIO SILVA
30-Jul-2020 - 29-Jul-2022
toronto
3. Vice-Chair (Full-Time) JENNIFER SCOTT Resigned
12-Sep-2017 - 11-Sep-2022
toronto
4. Vice-Chair (Full-Time) ROMONA GANANATHAN
13-Sep-2019 - 12-Sep-2022
toronto
5. Vice-Chair (Full-Time) MARK BORER
17-Jun-2021 - 16-Jun-2023
toronto
6. Vice-Chair (Full-Time) KAREN DAWSON
21-Oct-2021 - 20-Oct-2023
toronto
7. Vice-Chair (Full-Time)
8. Vice-Chair (Part-Time) MAUREEN HELT
14-Dec-2019 - 13-Dec-2021
toronto
9. Vice-Chair (Part-Time) KAREN RESTOULE
01-Jan-2020 - 04-Apr-2022
dokis first nation
10. Vice-Chair (Part-Time) JEFFREY SHAPIRO
21-Nov-2019 - 28-Nov-2022
toronto
11. Vice-Chair (Part-Time) LORI MARZINOTTO
28-Nov-2019 - 28-Nov-2022
toronto
12. Vice-Chair (Part-Time) HEATHER TROJEK
14-Feb-2020 - 07-Feb-2023
ancaster
13. Vice-Chair (Part-Time) JEANIE THEOHARIS
31-Aug-2021 - 26-May-2023
mississauga
14. Vice-Chair (Part-Time) JOHN GRANT
16-Sep-2021 - 15-Sep-2023
newcastle
15. Vice-Chair (Part-Time) LEAH SIMON
16-Sep-2021 - 15-Sep-2023
toronto
16. Vice-Chair (Part-Time) RAFEENA BACCHUS
16-Sep-2021 - 15-Sep-2023
toronto
17. Vice-Chair (Part-Time)
18. Member (Full-Time) ANTHONY TAMBURRO
12-Dec-2019 - 11-Dec-2021
almonte
19. Member (Full-Time) MARLA BURSTYN
20-Feb-2020 - 19-Feb-2022
toronto
20. Member (Full-Time) JOSEPH TASCONA
08-Oct-2020 - 07-Oct-2022
barrie
21. Member (Full-Time) HOLLY GOMES
18-Feb-2021 - 17-Feb-2023
cambridge
22. Member (Full-Time) WILLIAM LUKE
18-Feb-2021 - 17-Feb-2023
toronto
23. Member (Full-Time) CAROLINE SAND
25-Mar-2021 - 24-Mar-2023
toronto
24. Member (Full-Time) CYNDEE TODGHAM CHERNIAK
25-Mar-2021 - 24-Mar-2023
toronto
25. Member (Full-Time) KAREN MASON
25-Mar-2021 - 24-Mar-2023
hamilton
26. Member (Full-Time) ROSLYN MOUNSEY
25-Mar-2021 - 24-Mar-2023
ajax
27. Member (Full-Time) EVA NICHOLS
26-Aug-2021 - 25-Aug-2023
scarborough
28. Member (Full-Time) HANIYA SHEIKH
02-Sep-2021 - 01-Sep-2023
north york
29. Member (Full-Time) DENISE GHANAM
21-Oct-2021 - 20-Oct-2023
windsor
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) GERALD LAPKIN Resigned
20-Nov-2020 - 19-Nov-2022
toronto -etobicoke
33. Member (Part-Time) BEVERLY A. HARRIS
05-Dec-2017 - 04-Dec-2022
kitchener
34. Member (Part-Time) SARAH ATKINSON
05-Jan-2020 - 04-Jan-2023
toronto
35. Member (Part-Time) AIDA GATFIELD
09-Jan-2018 - 08-Jan-2023
arva
36. Member (Part-Time) ELISABETH CAMPIN
21-Mar-2020 - 20-Mar-2023
markham
37. Member (Part-Time) GENEVIÈVE BRETON
16-Sep-2021 - 15-Sep-2023
ottawa
38. Member (Part-Time) ROBERT GABOR
16-Sep-2021 - 15-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)
44. Executive Chair (Full-Time) SEAN WEIR
02-Dec-2020 - 01-Dec-2022
oakville
45. Alternate Executive Chair (Full-Time) KAREN RESTOULE
17-Mar-2020 - 04-Apr-2022
dokis first nation