Board of Directors
The Community Living Wingham & District is governed by a volunteer board of directors.

Jim Dore– President

Jim resides in Wingham and is retired from Policing after 30 years.  Most recently, Jim spent eleven years working for the Ministry of the Attorney General as a Victim/Witness Services worker.  Hobbies and interests include sports and music, along with bird watching.

Jim joined the Board in 2016.  Having grown up with an Uncle who had Downs Syndrome and spending time with a close friend our Agency supported, Jim was passionate about it being time to give back after all of the enjoyable years with both these men.

CL Wingham in one word – Equality

Brenda Schedler – Vice President

Brenda resides in Wingham and is retired after a 38 – year career as a teacher.  Hobbies and interests include being active with her church, reading, travel and time with friends.

Brenda joined the Board in 2017 and has always been impressed by the opportunities provided within the organization, from music programs, day to day supports and involvement within the community.

CL Wingham in one word – Opportunities

Janette McLean – Treasurer

Jeanette resides in Wingham and is a retired Registered Nurse who spent many years working as a Case Manager with Community Care Access Centre.  Hobbies and interests include reading, travel, a Grandmother to 4 and a Leaf’s/Blue Jays fan.

Janette joined the Board in 2017.  While being involved in the Wingham Church, choir, UCW and more, Janette was interested in joining our Board as felt it is vital to do all we can do.  Included in protecting, nurturing and sustaining the individuals supported in any way we can,

CL Wingham in one word – Inspiration!

Judy Peel – Director

Judy resides in Wroxeter and has been a Food Service Manager for 26 years.  Hobbies and interests include watching her grandchildren play sports as well as reading and watching old movies.

Judy joined the Board 14 years ago with the goal of seeing how she could help.

To sum up CL Wingham in one word – Hope!

Dave Millen – Director

Dave resides outside of Teeswater.  Hobbies and interests include coaching sports as well as anything building related. 
Dave joined the Board 4 years ago, as it was important for him to help the individuals we support in any way possible.

CL Wingham in one word – Thankful!

Chris Wright – Director
Chris joined the Board in 2020. Chris is an Elementary School Teacher. Hobbies include walking, reading , looking after family and spending time with friends.
Chris is interested in giving back to the communities around her. She loves to learn and feels the experience of being a board member for such a valuable organization has something to teach. Chris hopes her experience as a teacher can be beneficial to the Community Living Board. Helping others live life to its fullest is a very rewarding opportunity
CL Wingham in one word – Independence

Mary Ann Peel – Director
Mary Ann is the office administrator for their agriculture business-Peel Dominium. She is a graduate from Fanshawe College Business Administration Accounting program.
Mary Ann and her husband Nathan live on a farm near Bluevale. They have six grown children and are blessed with five grandchildren. Mary Ann enjoys weekly play dates with her five grandsons. She enjoys walks in the bush playing backyard soccer, swimming, biking and gardening.
Mary Ann joined the board to become more involved in her community. She hopes that her skills in business, payroll and personnel, and budgeting will be an asset.
CL Wingham in one word – Acceptance