Our Team

The Indigenous Primary Health Care Council (IPHCC) is an Indigenous-governed and culture-based organization. Its creation is to support the advancement and evolution of Indigenous primary health care service provisions and planning in Ontario, through partnerships, education and advocacy.

Caroline Lidstone-Jones

Chief Executive Officer

Caroline Lidstone-Jones is Ojibway and a member of Batchewana First Nation, and resides in Toronto with her son, Tristan, and her husband Peter. As the Chief Quality Officer at Weeneebayko Area Health Authority located in the James and Hudson Bay, and former Director of the Aboriginal Cancer Care Unit, Cancer Care Ontario, Caroline has years of executive experience. She brings a wealth of knowledge and experiences in Indigenous health care, health system development, public health, primary and community care integration, and hospital administration at both the local and provincial level.

Nicole Blackman

Provincial Director

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Darryl Souliere-Lamb

Indigenous Mental Health & Addictions Systems Coordinator

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Dakota Recollet

Dakota Recollet

Cultural Safety Manager

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Larry Spence

Lead – Northwest Ontario Indigenous Cultural Safety Progrom

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Kassandra Loewen

Quality Decision Support Specialist

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Sadiyah Jamal

Administrative Coordinator

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Nikki Sengupta

Communications and Program Advisor

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Mallika Patil

Project Coordinator

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Alexandra Barlow

Communications Coordinator

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Afsheen Fasihuddin

Provincial COVID Coordinator


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Prabhjot Sangha

Provincial COVID Coordinator