The Board of Directors is currently seeking new members to contribute insight and counsel during the Clinic’s present period of growth. The Board of Directors is responsible for the effective strategic direction and governance of the organization. The ideal candidate will draw upon their years of progressive leadership or legal experience and in-depth knowledge of violence against women, as these will help strengthen the organization and increase its impact.


Learn More   Board Application Form

Board of Directors
  • Kathleen Murphy, (President) – Director, Communications and Stakeholder Relations Group, Legal Aid Ontario
  • Sarah Whitmore, (Vice President) – Senior Associate, Torys LLP
  • Sharon Tse, (Treasurer) – Practice Inspection, Chartered Professional Accountants of Ontario
  • Mel Hogg, (Secretary) –  Senior Vice President People & Culture and Labour Relations
Members at Large
  • Angela Chaisson – Angela Chaisson Law
  • Elaine Goulbourne – Director, Clinical Resources at Women’s College Hospital
  • Tamara Huggins – Investigator, Office of the Provincial Advocate for Children and Youth
  • Jeanette Manguiat – Director of Human Resources and Administration, YWCA Toronto
  • Anna Matas – Litigator, Lerners LLP
  • Sonja Pavic – Associate, Osler, Hoskin & Harcourt LLP
  • Alena Thouin – Deputy General Counsel & Corporate Secretary Financial Services Regulartory Authority of Ontario
  • Hilda Wong – Senior VP, General Counsel, Chief Privacy Officer and Chief Anti-Money Laundering Officer

Thank you for your interest in joining our Board of Directors. Please download a BSCC Board Application. We will hold applications on file for upcoming opportunities.