Janice Deakin, Provost & Vice-President (Academic)
Initially appointed to a five-year term beginning August 1, 2010, Dr. Deakin has been renewed for a second five-year term concluding July 30, 2020. Prior to her current roles, Janice served as Associate Vice-Principal (Academic) and Dean of Graduate Studies at Queen's University, where she has held various academic and administrative appointments since 1986.
Initially appointed to a five-year term beginning October 1, 2012, Dr. Capone's appointment has been extended for an additional two years, concluding June 30, 2019. Recognized as one of Canada's foremost molecular biologists, John joined Western following two terms as Dean of Science at McMaster University, where he held progressively senior academic positions since joining its faculty in 1986.
Lynn Logan, Vice-President (Operations & Finance)
Ms. Logan was named Western's Vice-President (Operations & Finance) effective June 22, 2017. Lynn had served as the Associate Vice-President (Finance & Facilities) at Western since 2013 and prior to that was the Associate Vice-President (Financial Services). Lynn received her EMBA from the Ivey Business School at Western University and an Honours Bachelor of Commerce from the University of Windsor. She also holds a CPA and a CA.
Kelly Cole, Vice-President (External)
Prior to her current role, Ms. Cole was Executive Diretor of Advancement at Western's Ivey Business School. During her career, she has also served as President & CEO of West Park Healthcare Centre Foundation, and as senior counsel with The Fundraising Network where she worked with Thames Valley Children Centre, Brescia University College, Orchestra London and the Canadian Medical Hall of Fame.