Mrs. Lisa M. Smith has several years of management and leadership experience in the health and community services sector. Mrs. Smith has worked with the Nova Scotia Department of Community Services, both the district and provincial levels of the Department Heath, in Primary Health Care and Continuing Care and in November 2007, she joined the Senior Leadership Team at Glen Haven Manor, where she remains as a senior executive.
Mrs. Smith is a registered Social Worker, an active Rotarian (Rotary Club of New Glasgow) and an active volunteer with numerous charitable organizations that service a myriad of populations including seniors, children, persons with mental disabilities and individuals in crisis.
Mrs. Smith’s diverse background allows her to bring a wealth of expertise to the Council on issues important to older Canadians. Mrs. Smith appreciates this appointment and looks forward to sharing her experience and helping Canadian seniors have the chance to be heard on the issues that impact their well-being.