Our Team

The Peterborough Family Health Team (PFHT) is made up of a small executive team and is governed by a Board of Directors.


PFHT consists of a small executive team based in downtown Peterborough and includes:

  • Lori Richey, Executive Director
  • Dr. Kaetlen Wilson, Medical Director
  • Julie Brown, Director of Allied Health Programs & Services
  • Sherri Runnalls, Executive Assistant
  • Amanda Hiemstra, Quality Improvement Decision Support Specialist
  • Robert O’Brien, Finance & IT Coordinator
  • Susy Snopek, Human Resources Coordinator
  • Renee Oortwyn, Operations Assistant

Board of Directors

The physicians and other health professionals who govern PFHT steward the mission and vision of the organization and provide regular guidance and direction in its work. Every voting member of the Board of Directors is a local family physician and allied health professional and a leader in the Peterborough Family Health Team.

The Board is:

  • Dr. Marta Wesolowski (Chair), Associate Lead – Peterborough Clinic FHO
  • Nathan Baker (Vice-Chair) – Barrister & Solicitor
  • Matt Holmes (Treasurer) – B.D.O
  • Dr. Bob Neville – The Medical Centre FHO
  • Dr. Gary Berg – Greater Peterborough FHO
  • Dr. William Shannon – Chemong FHO
  • Dr. Karen-Lee Eldridge – Peterborough Community FHO
  • Dr. Joan Himann – Partners in Pregnancy Clinic
  • Todd Sargent – Health Services Foundation
  • Chantelle Hart (non-voting) – PFHT Nurse Practitioners & Employee Council Representative