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Our Board

President - Diana Alves
Diana has been a member of the ISSI Board of Directors since March 2014.  Wife to Brian and mother of three, Diana is a resident of Ingersoll.  As a stay-at-home mom to her two sons with autism, Diana takes special interest in fascilitating a support group for moms of special needs children and running a Communication Clinic through which families, individuals and agencies are educated in augmentative communication.

Vice-President - Barry Stevens
Barry has been a member of the ISSI Board of Directors since October 2016.  Husband to Elaine and father of two sons, Barry resides in Ingersoll.  Retired from an extensive history in the education sector, Barry now volunteers with Renew in London, the Daily Bread Food Bank and is also a member of the Ingersoll Rotary Club.

Secretary/Treasurer - Beverly Martin
Beverly has been a member of the ISSI Board of Directors since June of 2001.  Wife to Ralph and mother of two, Beverly is an Ingersoll resident and has been affiliated with the Oxford Board of Health, CAMI Automotive and Alexandra Hospital over the years.  Beverly is currently retired and enjoys spending as much time with her grandkids as possible.

Director - Dale Conners
Dale has been a memer of the ISSI Board of Directors since June of 2002.  Husband to Carolyn and father of five, Dale resides in the city of London.  A retired elementary and highschool teacher, Dale volunteers with the Parkinson's Society of Southwestern Ontario and enjoys his involvement with the New Horizon Band Programme at the University of Western Ontario.

Director - Joe Webb
Joe has been a member of the ISSI Board of Directors since January of 2012.  Husband to Lynn and father of three, Joe is an Ingersoll resident affiliated with the Rotary Club and Ingersoll Curling Club.  Joe has been self-employed in the construction business since 1987 and also enjoys motorcycling and is an avid sportsfan.

Director - Jess Dickie
Jess joined the ISSI Board of Directors in January of 2018.  Spouse to Kristi, Jess is a music therapist affililated with the Canadian Association for Music Therapy, the Ontario Association of Music Therapy and the Certification Board for Music Therapists.  Jess is also an active member of the Kiwanis Club of Ingersoll.

Director - Sylvia Mayberry
Sylvia joined the ISSI Board of Directors in September of 2018.  Wife to Tom and mother of four, Sylvia is a long time Ingersoll area resident affiliated with the Ingersoll & District Horticultural Society and Foldens United Church.  Sylvia is now retired from her career as a Public Health Nurse and Lactation Consultant with the Oxford County Board of Health.


Executive Director - Don Justrabo