Category Archives: Board Member

Ben Whynot

Ben Whynot joined the Board of Directors of the Canadian HIV/AIDS Legal Network in 2018. He has worked in the public policy field for ten years, including roles with the Legislative Assembly of Alberta and the University of Alberta’s government relations team. He is proud to be a member of the Alberta Public Service and […]

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Leslie Hill

Leslie Hill has been the Executive Director of HIV Community Link since 2015. Prior to this appointment, she brings 15 years of experience serving a diversity of populations experiencing vulnerabilities in substance use, homelessness, mental health, community development and domestic violence in non-profit environments. Leslie is passionate about harm reduction, evidence-based programming and policies, and […]

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Ron Rosenes Submission to the House of Commons Standing Committee on Human Rights

The 1981 bathhouse raids in Toronto were a brutal attack by the police force on members of a marginalized community. On February 5th of that year, four bathhouses were simultaneously raided by police, who arrested and humiliated the men inside. These men had done nothing wrong, but some were convicted of being “found-ins at a […]

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Leegay Jagoe

Leegay Jagoe joined the Legal Network’s board of directors in 2017. Leegay is a registered nurse of 23 years. Her areas of focus have been sexual and mental health, and harm reduction. Much of her work has been with Indigenous communities. She currently works at Health Canada’s First Nations and Inuit Health Branch in Saskatoon, […]

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Ron Rosenes

Ron Rosenes joined the Legal Network’s board of directors in 2015. Ron has been living with HIV for close to 40 years. As a consultant, his work is centred on a framework of social justice, equitable access and an understanding of the social determinants of health. His commitment to the promotion of human rights strongly […]

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Veronica Cenac

Veronica Cenac joined the Legal Network’s board of directors in 2015. Veronica is an Attorney-at-Law in Saint Lucia. She has over 17 years’ experience in legal work, including civil litigation, public law, constitutional law, immigration law, labour law, human rights law (with a focus on refugees and HIV and AIDS), and real estate and corporate […]

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