Board Of Directors
Board Of Directors
Ingersoll Support Services is governed by a group of community members who are passionate about the mission, vision and values of the organization.
Board of Directors
President - Cindy Male
Cindy joined the Board of Directors in June of 2019 and comes with a wealth of experience within the DS Sector and government. Now retired, Cindy worked within the Ministry of Community and Social Services for many years as a Youth Justice Trainer and FASD Trainer & Family Support Person. Over the years, she also worked for various community agencies supporting persons with developmental disabilities. Mother of three and wife to Anthony, Cindy continues to volunteer with various local agencies, including the Oxford Children’s Aid Society as a parent lead for their Adoption Support Group.
Vice-President - Sylvia Mayberry
Sylvia joined the ISSI Board of Directors in September of 2018. Wife to Tom and mother of four, Sylvia is a long time Ingersoll area resident affiliated with the Ingersoll & District Horticultural Society and Foldens United Church. Sylvia is now retired from her career as a Public Health Nurse and Lactation Consultant with the Oxford County Board of Health.
Director - Kathleen Gifford
Kathleen became a Board Member in April of 2021. Kathleen has a long history engaged in the support of persons with intellectual challenges. An employee of ISSI many years ago, Kathleen is now engaged with Microboards Ontario as a Board Member and is also a member of Family Network Thames Valley (FNTV). Wife of Terry and mother of three, Kathleen is passionate about seeing people reach their full potential and the breaking down of the barriers that hold them back.
Director - Holly Nadalin
Holly came onto the Board of Directors in November 2022. Holly is an environmental professional by trade, working with community groups, volunteers, non-profits and public service organizations to enhance community resilience and health and wellness. Holly is excited to use her skills and her passion for both business and community development to support the organization as a Board Member.
Director - Marlene Carter
Marlene joined the Board in November 2022. As the parent of a person accessing supports from ISSI, Marlene brings important perspective and knowledge to the table. Being previously involved in Special Olympics as a volunteer, as well as recently retiring after many years with a local pharmacy, Marlene also knows our community well.
Director - John O'Connor
John became a Board Member in January 2023. He is a 35+ year employee with the London District Catholic School Board and is also a Past President of Big Brothers / Big Sisters of Oxford County. Father of 3 and husband to Michele, John is excited to use his experience and knowledge to further the mission of Ingersoll Support Services in our community.
Executive Director - Jayden Nancekivell
Jayden became the Executive Director of Ingersoll Support Services in August 2020. He came into the role following 12 years in various roles within the organization, including support work, office management and the position of Director of Finance & Operations. Jayden brings with him a passion for seeing people reach their fullest potential. He and his wife Amie are thrilled to be able to raise their family of 4 in the town of Ingersoll.