Kinark Leadership Team

The Kinark Leadership Team is comprised of a group of dedicated professionals, responsible for overseeing and administering Agency operations.

Cathy Paul, President and Chief Executive Officer

Alvin Cheng, Vice President, Strategy
Mohamed Shafeek, Chief Administrative Officer
Cynthia Weaver, Chief Operating Officer; Vice President, Programs and Services

Melissa Ball, Clinical Director, Autism Services
Scott Bark, Senior Director, Autism Services
Shona Casola, Director, Child and Youth Mental Health
Robert (Bob) Duda, Director, Finance
Dr. Alex Elkader, Senior Director, Planning and Research
Dr. Laurel Johnson, Clinical Director, Child and Youth Mental Health and Chief, Psychology
Joanne Jones, Director, Nursing Development
Gokul Kalaimani, Director, Information Technology
Eva Liu, Senior Director, People, Culture, and Business Transformation
James (Jim) McNamee, Director, Forensic Programs and Services
Teresa Scheckel, Director, Strategic Initiatives
Larry Shaw, Director, CYMH Lead Agency Planning and Operations
Kevin Yi, Director, Finance and Business Transformation