Deputy Minister Appointment
QUEEN'S PARK -- Premier Dalton McGuinty announced the following Deputy Minister appointment effective May 10, 2004:
Jessica Hill as Deputy Minister of Children and Youth Services. Ms. Hill is currently the Assistant Deputy Minister, Postsecondary Education, Ministry of Training, Colleges and Universities. She has had extensive experience in the health and community services fields, holding Assistant Deputy Minister positions in the ministries of Community and Social Services, and Health and Long-Term Care, in the areas of integrated services for children; children, family and community services; institutional health and community services; mental health programs and services; and program management and corporate services. She has held successively more responsible senior management positions in both the public and private health care sectors. Ms. Hill holds an MSW and an M.Ed. in adult education from the University of Toronto.