Senior Leadership Team

Paul Audet
CEO  

Paul Audet has over 30 years of experience in the information technology field. Prior to joining TransForm, Paul held the position of interim President and CEO as well as Executive Lead for Consolidated Health Information Services. Paul also worked as the Integrated Chief Technology Officer and Director of ICT for Hôtel-Dieu Grace Hospital, Windsor and Leamington District Memorial Hospitals and was interim eHealth Lead for the Erie St. Clair Local Health Integration Network (ESCLHIN).

 

Lyn Baluyot
Vice President, Chief Transformation Officer  

Lyn Baluyot is the newest member of TransForm’s senior leadership team. She has over 20 years of experience in the healthcare industry, most recently as Partner: Health Transformation, National Lead-Health Activation Services at Deloitte Inc. in Toronto. She has also led several large scale transformation projects across multiple academic health science centers, tertiary, and community hospitals within North America.

 

Mazen Joukhadar
Vice President, Chief Information, Privacy & Security Officer (CIPSO)

Mazen Joukhadar joined TransForm's senior leadership team in November 2015. He is a past partner with Accenture, a global management and IT consulting company where he led a division of over 80 employees in North America and was accountable for over 1,000 employees internationally. He has also worked across several industries, including public health and insurance sectors. Maz's primary focus was delivering strategic solutions to support a client's customer relationship management vision. Maz's career evolved over his 15+ years at Accenture, starting as a technical architect and eventually focusing on strategic consulting, developing business plans and IT roadmaps.

 

Dr. Antonio Meriano
Chief Medical Information Officer

Dr. Antonio Meriano is a practicing Emergency Physician with 14 years of Clinical Emergency Medicine Practice and also serves as Coroner for Essex County. For the last 10 years, Dr. Meriano has served with the Canadian Forces. During that time, he assisted in the implementation of the Electronic Health Record.

Currently, Dr. Meriano is also the Postgraduate Emergency Medical Director at the Schulich School of Medicine. He has extensive experience with clinical technology and considers himself an early adopter of technology.   

 

Derek Robertson 
Vice President, Business Development 

Derek Robertson came to TransForm from Selectcore Ltd., where he held multiple executive positions, including Vice President of Compliance and Vice President of Operations. Prior to Selectcore Ltd., Derek worked as Vice President of Customer Service and Carrier Relations at Canquest Communications in Chatham. Currently, he serves as a Councillor for the Municipality of Chatham-Kent and also has worked as a Legislative Assistant to MP Shaughnessy Cohen and the Right Honourable Herb Gray.

 

John Frabotta  
Director, Finance

John Frabotta joined the TransForm team in 2014.  As a Chartered Professional Accountant (CPA-CGA) with over 30 years of experience in the accounting profession, John has held various management positions in healthcare and social services at Hotel-Dieu Grace Hospital (Villa Maria Long-Term Care Centre), Windsor Regional/Metropolitan General Hospital and Hiatus House.  His vast experience also includes working in the private sector and in public accounting.  

 

 Michelle Watters
Director of Stakeholder Relations, People and Performance 

Michelle Watters joined the TransForm team in October 2013. Most recently, Michelle was the Chief Operating Officer and Executive Director for AUTO21, a national automotive research initiative supported by the federal government. Prior to her employment with AUTO21, Michelle spent nine years at National Health Partners/KMG Health Partners in Toronto and in the United Kingdom, working as the Senior Manager of Disability Services.

 

Karen Montminy
Senior Executive Assistant and Governance Coordinator

Karen Montminy joined the team in July 2013 and brings over 19 years of healthcare experience to TransForm.
Karen came to us from Chatham Kent Health Alliance (CKHA) with extensive executive support background and experience in Board activities within the healthcare environment. 

 

 


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