John Leverette is a Professor Emeritus of the Department of Psychiatry, Queen’s University, and a 45-year member of the Kingston Hospitals’ medical staff. Retiring in 2018 as Vice President Medical and Academic Programs at Providence Care, he has also held the positions of Director, Medical Affairs at both Kingston General and Hotel Dieu Hospital. In 2014, John was appointed Interim Chief of Medical and Academic Affairs/Chief of Staff at Hotel Dieu.
Jane Philpott became the Dean of the Faculty of Health Sciences at Queen's University and the CEO of the Southeastern Ontario Academic Medical Organization on July 1, 2020. She is a medical doctor and former Member of Parliament. Prior to politics, Jane was a family doctor for 30 years and spent the first decade of her career in Niger, West Africa.