Board of Directors

The Children’s Aid Society of Ottawa (CASO) is governed by a volunteer Board of Directors who share a commitment to the well-being of children and families. The regular meetings of the Board of Directors are held on the second Tuesday of each month, except July and August, from 6:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.


Board Members

  • Ralph Heintzman, Chair
  • Sheila Niven, Vice-Chair 
  • Tosto Anna, Secretary 
  • Ann Marcotte, Treasurer





  • Patricia Elliott-Miller
  • Abdourahman, Kahin
  • Tooneejoulee Kootoo-Chiarello
  • Jacob McIsaac
  • Debbie Miller
  • Jessica Robson
  • Roger Scott-Douglas
  • Deanna Tremblay
  • Mengistab Tsegaye
  • Deborah Tunis