Executive Team

The Canadian Foundation for Healthcare Improvement (CFHI) and the Canadian Patient Safety Institute (CPSI) are now legally amalgamated. We look forward to introducing our new organization to you in the coming months, along with ways we can work together to improve quality and safety. While we complete our amalgamation journey, we will continue to operate as CPSI and CFHI.

Meet the amalgamated organization’s Board >

Meet the CEO >

The Senior Leadership Team will also be posted soon.

The senior management team provides leadership to the organization and contributes to CFHI’s ongoing success. Learn about the unique backgrounds they bring to their work.

Jennifer ZelmerJennifer Zelmer President and CEO


Maryanne D’ArpinoMaryanne D’Arpino
Vice-President, Strategic Programs and System Transformation

Maria JuddMaria Judd
Vice-President, Strategic Initiatives and Engagement

Jennifer Verma Jennifer Verma
Senior Director

Carol FancottCarol Fancott

Christine QuinnChristine Quinn

Neil DrimerNeil Drimer

Tanya MacDonaldTanya MacDonald

Corporate Services

Nancy QuattrocchiNancy Quattrocchi
Vice-President, Corporate Services

Dan DwyerDan Dwyer
Director, Information Technology & Knowledge Management

Zivanayi MatariranoZivanayi Matarirano
Director, Finance


Michael McKeownMichael McKeown
Corporate Secretary


Graeme Wilkes Graeme Wilkes
Senior Director, Communications and Marketing