Committee of Youth Officers of Ontario

COYO Conference - Feb 19-21, 2020 Sheraton on the Falls, Niagara Falls, ON

COYO Conference - Feb 19-21, 2020 Sheraton on the Falls, Niagara Falls, ON

COYO Conference - Feb 19-21, 2020 Sheraton on the Falls, Niagara Falls, ONCOYO Conference - Feb 19-21, 2020 Sheraton on the Falls, Niagara Falls, ON

COYO Members

Executive Members

President
Rob GENEJA

Ontario Provincial Police
12598 Highway 35 PO Box 58, Minden, ON

Work: 705-286-1431
Fax: 705-286-4532
Email:robert.geneja@opp.ca


Vice President
Jennifer NANTAIS 

Toronto Police Service 52 Division 

Toronto, ON

Work: 416-808-5200 

Email:jennifer.nantais@torontopolice.on.ca 

Website: www.torontopolice.on.ca 


Conference Vice President
Heather TRUSCOTT
Trillium Lakelands District School Board, Bracebridge Education Centre
121 Cedar Lane, Bracebridge, ON P1L 1W9
Work: 705-645-8704 ext.21265
Email: heather.truscott@tldsb.on.ca

Website: www.tldsb.on.ca


Treasurer
Peel Regional Police 

Mike SZABO 

Neighbourhood Policing Unit 

7150 Mississauga Rd., Mississauga, ON L5N 5N1

Work: 905-453-2121 ext. 2107 

Email: 1975@peelpolice.ca 


Secretary
Sarah WOODS

Child Development Institute  

46 St Clair Gardens Toronto, ON M6E 3V4 

Work: 416-603-1827 Ext. 3113 

Email: swoods@childdevelop.ca 

Website: www.childdevelop.ca 


Past-President
Sloden LACKOVIC
Waterloo Regional Police Service
200 Maple Grove Road, Cambridge, ON NBH 5M1
Work: 519-653-7700 ext.8612
E-mail: sloden.lackovic@wrps.on.ca
Website: www.wrps.on.ca 

Committee Members

Brock University

Jayne MORRISH

Knowledge Mobilization Officer

1812 Sir Isaac Brock Way, St. Catharines, ON L2S 3A1

Work: 905-688-5550 ext. 4566

Email: jmorrish@brocku.ca

Website: www.brocku.ca


Voula MARINOS

Associate Professor, Department of Child & Youth Studies

1812 Sir Isaac Brock Way, St. Catharines, ON L2S 3A1

Work: 905-688-5550 ext. 3386

Email: vmarinos@brocku.ca

Website: www.brocku.ca


Contact Niagara for Children's and Developmental Services
Nadine WALLACE
23 Hannover Drive, Unit 8, St. Catherines, ON L2W 1A3
Work: 905-684-3407
Email: nadine@contactniagara.org

Website:  www.contactniagara.org/en/welcome 


Durham Regional Police Service
Kelly-Anne DUGAS
605 Rossland Road East, Box 911, Whitby, ON L1N 0B8
Work: 905-579-1520 ext. 5627
Email: kdugas@drps.ca
Website: www.drps.ca


Keith RICHARDS

605 Rossland Road East, Box 911, Whitby, ON L1N 0B8 

Work: 905-579-1520 ext. 5626 

Email: 842@drps.ca 

Website: www.drps.ca 


Greater Sudbury Police Service

Barry ORNELLA

Community Mobilization Unit

Work: 705-675-9171 ext. 2637 

Cell: 705-665-0200

Email: Barry.Ornella@gsps.ca


Halton Regional Police Service
Robert DEL VILLAR
Criminal Investigations Bureau, Youth Office
490 Childs Drive, Milton, ON L9T 5G2
Work: 905-825-4747 ext.2421
Email: Robert.delvillar@haltonpolice.ca


Hamilton Police Service
Jason TADESON
Youth Services Coordinator, Hamilton Police Services
155 King William Street, Hamilton, ON L8N 4C1
Work: 905-546-4963
E-mail: JTadeson@hamiltonpolice.on.ca

Website: www.hamiltonpolice.on.ca


Laurie PORTHOUSE

Recruiter, Human Resources

Hamilton Police Services

Work: 905-546-3397
E-mail: LPorthouse@hamiltonpolice.on.ca

Website: www.hamiltonpolice.on.ca


Ministry of Children, Community and Social Services

Tyler HEFFERNAN

Toronto Youth Probation

311 Jarvis Street, Toronto ON M5B 2C4

Work: (416) 325–5801

E-mail: Tyler.Heffernan@ontario.ca

Website: www.children.gov.on.ca


Vivian WEI

Policy and Program Analyst, Education Policy and Programs Unit, Planning and Program Development Branch, Youth Justice

101 Bloor St W., 5th Floor, Toronto, ON M5S 2Z7

Work: 416-327-4066

E-mail:.Vivian.Wei@ontario.ca

Website: www.children.gov.on.ca


Ontario Provincial Police

Avery BASSETT
777 memorial Avenue, Orillia, ON L3V 7V3
Work: 705-329-7674
Email: avery.bassett@opp.ca


Janis TODD

Trainer, Indigenous Policing Bureau

777 Memorial Avenue, Orillia, ON L3V 7V3

Work: 705-329-6176

Cell: 705-238-1887

Email: Janis.todd@opp.ca


Ontario Youth Justice Education Network

Simone SAMUELS

Director of Outreach Programs, Ontario Justice Education Network

180 Dundas Street West, Suite 505, Toronto, ON M5G 1Z8

Tel: (416) 761-9963 ext. 255 

Email: ssamuels@ojen.ca

Website: www.ojen.ca


Ottawa Carleton District School Board

Colin ANDERSON

System Principal of Safe Schools

133 Greenbank Road, Ottawa, ON K2H 6L3

Tel: (613) 596-8749 

Email: colin.anderson@ocdsb.ca

Website: www.ocdsb.ca


Ottawa Police Service

Jessica RIPLEY

Strategic Youth Specialist/Specialiste strategique jeunesse

474 Elgin Street, Ottawa ON K1G 6H5

Tel: (613) 236-1222 ext. 4375

Email: ripleyj@ottawapolice.ca

Website: www.ottawapolice.ca


R.C.M.P National Crime Prevention Services
Louis ZUNIGA
Manager, National Youth Strategy 
73 Leikin Drive, Mailstop # 8, Ottawa, ON K1A 0R2
Work: 613-843-6820
Email: louis.zuniga@rcmp-grc.gc.ca
Website: www.rcmp-grc.gc.ca 


Toronto Catholic District School Board 

Todd VISINSKI 

55 Salisbury Ave., Toronto, ON M4X 1C5  

Work: 416-397-6588 

E-mail: todd.visinski@tcdsb.org 

Website:  www.tcdsb.org


Toronto Police Service
Megan MCGARRY
School Resource Officer
2126 Kipling Avenue, Toronto, ON M9W 4K5
Work: 416-808-0120
Email: megan.mcgarry@torontopolice.on.ca
Website: www.torontopolice.on.ca


York Regional Police 

Greg KYDD 

47 Don Hillock Drive, Aurora, ON L4G 0S7 

Work: 905-895-1221 ext 2880 Toll-free: 866-876-5423  

E-mail: 1502@yrp.ca

Website: www.yrp.ca 


Waterloo Regional Police

Peter SCANDLAN

School Support Services

Waterloo Regional Police Service

Work: 519-570-9777 (WRPS) ext.8491

Email : Peter.Scandlan@wrps.on.ca