Amy Coupal

CEO, Ontario Caregiver Organization

Amy Coupal is the CEO of the Ontario Caregiver Organization, a charity funded by the Ministry of Health to support Ontario’s 4 million family caregivers. A visionary leader with more than 20 years of experience in the not-for-profit sector, Amy has extensive experience in knowledge translation which has been instrumental in the development of direct-to-caregiver programs and services.

Amy works collaboratively with organizations across the health care sector and beyond to improve the lives of caregivers in Ontario. She has a deep understanding of the benefits and challenges associated with caregiving.

As a caregiver for most of her life, Amy helped to support her brother who had cerebral palsy. She was also a caregiver to her mother throughout her cancer journey and now supports her father.