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Appointee Biographies

MINING AND LANDS TRIBUNAL (TRIBUNALS ONTARIO)

HARRISON ANDREW HALPENNY

Andrew Halpenny spent the majority of his professional career in the Canadian Armed Forces as an infantry officer and a military lawyer. He served across Canada, in Europe, the Balkans, Middle East, and in South Asia. Following retirement, he worked for several years with the RCMP as legal counsel. He is an active member and past director of the Rockcliffe Flying Club in Ottawa. He completed his Bachelor of Arts degree at the University of Manitoba, his Bachelor of Laws degree at Queen's University, and his Master of Laws degree at the University of Ottawa.

JERRY DEMARCO

Jerry V. DeMarco is the Executive Chair of Environment and Land Tribunals Ontario. As a lawyer, he appeared before tribunals, Ontario and federal courts, and the Supreme Court of Canada. In addition to his law degree from the University of Toronto, he holds a Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of Windsor and Master's degrees in Science (University of Toronto), Management (McGill University), and Environmental Studies (York University) and is a professional planner (MCIP). His writings appear in a wide variety of books and journals. Mr. DeMarco was the first recipient of the City of Toronto's Green Toronto Award for environmental leadership.

PAUL MULDOON

Paul Muldoon has been a full-time Vice-Chair of the Environmental Review Tribunal since 2006. He is a former Adjunct Professor at the School of Environment, University of Toronto and a former member of York University's Faculty of Environmental Studies. Mr. Muldoon's community involvement has included serving as a member of the Expert Panel on Groundwater for the Council of Canadian Academies and as a former member of Environment Canada's Environmental Protection Advisory Committee. He holds a Master of Arts degree in Political Science from McMaster University, a Bachelor of Laws degree from the University of Ottawa and a Master of Laws degree from McGill University.

LINDA LAMOUREUX

Linda Lamoureux, of Markham, was Chair of the Health Professions and Health Services Appeal and Review Board, the Ontario Hepatitis C Assistance Plan Review Committee and the Transitional Physician Audit Panel. Under her leadership, the Health Professions Appeal and Review Board was the 2008 recipient of the Maytree Diversity in Governance Award, Public Governance Sector. Ms. Lamoureux is a graduate of Queen's University and the University of Windsor Law School and was called to the bar in 1981. An experienced senior executive, she has extensive experience in the areas of legal and regulatory compliance, ethics and governance. After a career in civil litigation, she served in a number of roles including Vice-President of a public corporation and Ethics Officer for a professional association. She is a frequent speaker on regulatory matters and administrative law. Ms. Lamoureux is a member of a number of professional associations and presently serves as a member of the Board of Directors of the Society of Ontario Adjudicators and Regulators. She also serves as a member of the Administrative Tribunals Sub-Committee for the Canadian Institute of Administrative Justice and on the Access to Justice Committee for the Council of Canadian Administrative Tribunals.