Laura Tamblyn Watts, LLB

CEO, CanAge
Panelist, Ethics Session – Thursday, November 19

Laura Tamblyn Watts, LLB is the CEO of CanAge, Canada’s national seniors’ advocacy organization. She has previously served as Chief Public Policy Officer at the Canadian Association of Retired Persons and National Director of the Canadian Centre for Elder Law and the BC Law Institute. She is Faculty at the University of Toronto in the field of law and aging. She was awarded the Community Leadership in Justice Fellowship by the Law Foundation of Ontario in 2020. She is a Board member for Elder Abuse Prevention Ontario and IIROC. She is a leading voice in issues of seniors’ health care, long-term care reform and the social inclusion needs of seniors.