Gina St. Amour

Executive Director, The Ottawa Rotary Home

Gina St. Amour has built a remarkable career centered around community enrichment and support. A specialist in family and social relations from the University of Guelph, Gina has furthered her education at Queen’s University and the Public Sector Executive Leadership Institute through Rotman Executive Programs.

Since assuming her role as the executive director of The Ottawa Rotary Home in 2004, Gina has been a tireless advocate for respite within comprehensive support networks, fostering communities that prioritize the optimum health and well-being of every individual and family. Her vision and collaborative leadership have fostered strategic partnerships with educational institutions, hospitals, public health agencies, and Rotary Clubs, creating a strong foundation for families to thrive.

Gina also serves as a member of the board of directors for OASIS, presently chairing the Member Services Standing committee for 197 agencies. Known as a “bridge builder,” Gina’s efforts have led to meaningful, impactful change, creating a community that is more inclusive and welcoming for all.

Gina’s unwavering dedication has been recognized with several awards, including the Community Builder Award, the Paul Harris Fellowship Award, and the Non-Profit Business of the Year Award. Through her work, Gina St. Amour continues to be a beacon of change, driving forward initiatives that ensure better support and services for all.