Mimi Lowi-Young has been the CEO of the Alzheimer Society of Canada since 2012. Previously Ms. Lowi-Young was the CEO of the Central West Local Health Integration Network from 2005 to 2012 as well as the President and CEO of St. John’s Rehabilitation Hospital in Toronto, Associate Executive Director of the Perley and Rideau Veteran’s Health Care Centre in Ottawa, and Vice President of Member and Professional Relations at the Ontario Hospital Association. Ms. Lowi-Young has more than 30 years’ experience as a Senior Health Care Leader, leading systems and organizational transformation and renewal in all sectors of the health care systems. She has extensive knowledge and experience in governance and strategic development and policy, and has served on numerous not-for-profit boards including Chair of the Toronto District Health Council. Her expertise spans from the acute care sector, complex continuing care, rehabilitation, long-term care and community health. She is the recipient of the Heart & Stroke Foundation’s ‘Tony Graham Award’ for Excellence in Board Service. She is also a Surveyor with the Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Management Education (CAHME) and is a long-standing Member and Fellow of both the Canadian College of Health Leaders and the American College of Healthcare Executives.