Our executive team is made up experienced professionals who are passionate about breaking down barriers for people with vision loss across the country. Together, they work to ensure VLRC is able to provide outstanding vision loss rehabilitation to thousands of people nationwide, each and every day.
Jennifer Urosevic, President and CEO
Jennifer is responsible for leading Vision Loss Rehabilitation Canada's service delivery operations across Canada. As President and CEO, she also provides oversight of organizational accreditation and operational standards for health care services. Jennifer has spent more than 20 years managing various levels of vision loss rehabilitation, and has presented globally on a variety of topics including early skills in orientation and mobility, accessibility of the built environment, youth programs and pathways to vision rehabilitation.
Josie McGee, Vice President, Health Care Innovation
Josie is the executive lead for government relations, business development, and the growth of Vision Loss Rehabilitation Canada.. She is an occupational therapist with more than 20 years of previous health care and business development experience. Before joining the team in 2019, she held the role of National Director, Health Care Innovation at CBI Health Group.
Christopher McLean, Vice President, Service Quality and Health Standards
Christopher is responsible for business intelligence, quality assurance, and regulatory compliance for Vision Loss Rehabilitation Canada's health services. He joined us in 2018 after 15 years with the CNIB Foundation, where he held progressive roles in philanthropy, government relations, and rehabilitation service management. He is the former Board Chair of Halton Family Services.
Dan Vodon, Executive Director, Manitoba & Saskatchewan
Dan is responsible for leading Vision Loss Rehabilitation Canada's service delivery in Manitoba and Saskatchewan. He has nearly 20 years of experience with CNIB and Vision Loss Rehabilitation Canada including managing and providing rehabilitation services to persons living with vision loss. He has dual ACVREP certification in Vision Rehabilitation Therapy and Low Vision Therapy.
Michael Reid, Executive Director, Health Care Operations, Western Canada
A member of the Vision Loss Rehabilitation Canada team since 2021, Michael is a seasoned client relations and business development and retention professional who is accountable for health care operations and service delivery in Western Canada. He has extensive experience in health benefits and health care product and service development, as well as client and patient engagement/support experience, product strategy, innovation, and execution.
Lisa Tyrrell, Executive Director, Health Care Operations, Ontario
Lisa is responsible for leading the incredible team in Ontario for Vision Loss Rehabilitation Canada. She is a certified low vision specialist and started her work in the field as an early intervention specialist. As the executive director for health care operations in Ontario, she now has the opportunity to meet and work with staff across the province. She feels privileged to have been part of the journey for nearly 20 years as a team member of Vision Loss Rehabilitation Canada and, previously, CNIB.