Juanita Lawson
Chief Executive Officer
NorWest Community Health Centres
Thunder Bay, Ontario


Juanita Lawson is the CEO of a not for profit community health centre in northern Ontario. In the past few years, Juanita has worked to expand the organizations programs and services to support the growing needs of individuals in the Thunder Bay community; specifically, in the area of mental health and addictions. Development of strategic organizational partnerships ensured the successful implementation of a supervised injection site in the city. In her free time, she enjoys spending time with her family, travelling, reading and enjoying the outdoors.