Board of Directors
Siu Mee Cheng
Siu Mee Cheng possesses 25 years’ experience in the public, health and social services sectors at the local, provincial and national levels. She has held leadership positions for governments and agencies in Ontario and Alberta, and has assumed leadership positions in national, provincial and local not-for-profit organizations. She has worked across the care continuum from prevention and promotion through to hospice palliative care. These work and volunteer positions required engaging in significant advocacy, advancing health equity and increasing access to health and social services with a specific emphasis on older adult issues including age-friendly communities, disease prevention and health promotion, Ontario’s Seniors Care Strategy, and hospice palliative care, to name a few. She is also committed to volunteerism, and has served as a board director for provincial and regional not-for-profit health and social services charitable institutions including the Canadian Mothercraft Society, Canadian Cancer Society-Ontario, Canadian Mental Health Association-ON, and The Surrey Place Centre. She is a PhD candidate in social policy studies at Ryerson University, undertaking a Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council of Canada fellowship awarded research on community- based integrated health and social care for older adult populations. She is also supporting research efforts in social innovation and government innovation at Ryerson. She possesses a BASc in public health and a MHSc in community health, and is a Certified Health Executive Member with the Canadian College of Health Leaders. She is trained in SixSigma, Lean and Design Thinking.
Siu Mee joined the Yee Hong Board of Directors in 2020 and is currently a member of the Innovation and Development Committee and the Quality Committee.