Stephanie Cortez

Stephanie Cortez - Board Member

Stephanie Cortez was born and raised in Sarnia.  She worked in the financial sector for sixteen years and resigned in 2017 after a family member struggled with mental health.  Since 2016 she has been an active member of our community working with health care professionals and advocating for mental health services.  She has written a biography/self-help book and has dedicated 50% of the proceeds back to improving services/programs in mental health.  She volunteers as a patient experience partner (PEP) with Bluewater Health where she continues to advocate for patient and family cantered care and acts as a PEP voice on the Quality Board Committee.

Stephanie joined the board of directors for St. Clair Child & Youth Service in 2018.  She looks forward to working with the team to ensure the needs of our community members are being supported.

Please note that as a result of COVID-19 safety precautions our Walk-In Clinics and County Mental Health Clinics are on hold however, our services remain OPEN.  To schedule an appointment or find out more, please contact our Intake Dept. at (519) 337-3701.