Executive Team

Meet Our Team


John Melinte

John Melinte

BNCA President

John Melinte’s bio will be updated shortly

Daniel Lee

Daniel Lee

BCNA Vice-President

Daniel Lee’s bio will be updated shortly

Natasha Mansouri

Natasha Mansouri


Natasha Mansouri’s bio will be updated shortly

Shalini Sethi


Shalini Sethi is the Finance Officer for the AGE-WELL Network. She is responsible for the effective and efficient financial administration of the network’s research funding and business development activities. Shalini works closely with financial analysts and managers in Research Financial Services at UHN, the network’s host institution to ensure day-to-day operations are carried out in accordance with the established accounting principles, institutional, network and funding agencies’ policies, and objectives.

Members at Large

David Cohen

Member Representative

David Cohen is a retired Councillor for the City of Richmond Hill where he served from 1988 to 2010, where he served as Budget Chair, Hydro Commissioner and champion of ethnic communities in Richmond Hill.  David also serves on the Executive Board of Reena a charity for persons with disabilities and was awarded the Queens Diamond Jubilee Medal.

Mark Amador

Bio will be updated shortly

Vincent Mak

Member Representative - Willowdale Manor Seniors Liaison

Vincent is a community leader and represents nearly 40 members of the BCNA at Willowdale Manor Care Home in our catchment and leads seniors programing initiatives for older adults. 

Past President Ex Officio