October 2022 Board of Health Meeting - CEO Transition Resolution

Meeting Document Type
CEO Transition

November, 2022


Nicole Dupuis has officially left her role as Chief Executive Officer of the Windsor-Essex County Health Unit effective September 23, 2022. Eleanor Groh continues to be the interim Chief Executive Officer.

Upon Nicole Dupuis’s departure, and after a thorough recruitment process, Ken Blanchette will transition to the position of Chief Executive Officer, effective November 28, 2022. In this role, Ken Blanchette will have a direct reporting line to the Board of Health and have the ability to bind the Board of Health.


Whereas, Ken Blanchette was the successful candidate of the Chief Executive Officer recruitment process for the Windsor-Essex County Health Unit,

Now therefore be it resolved that the Windsor-Essex County Board of Health approve the CEO Transition to Ken Blanchette, with a direct reporting line to, and ability to bind, the Windsor-Essex County Board of Health, to take place effective November 28, 2022 as presented by Administration.