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Responsible Gambling Council

The Responsible Gambling Council was established in 1983 as an organization committed to the prevention of problem gambling. An independent nonprofit, the RGC strives to lessen the risks of gambling through its awareness programs, better playing safeguards, and the development of programs and standards.

411 Richmond Street East
Suite 205
Toronto, Ontario M5A 3S5

Main Phone:
(416) 499-9800
(416) 499-8260


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Past Events
21-23 April 2015
Toronto, Ontario, Canada
29 April - 1 May 2014
Toronto, Ontario, Canada
14-16 April 2013
Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Terry Finn
Lorelle Muller Lumsden
Senior Project Manager
Michael Hunter
Robin Wilner
Manager of Administration and Human Resources
Jon Kelly
Chief Executive Officer
Michael Hui
Financial Analyst
Kevin Noel
Chief Operating Officer
Sarah Gardiner
Payroll Specialist
Jamie Wiebe
Director of Research and Development
Paula Antoniazzi
Director of Responsible Gaming
Maedean Brown
Manager of Research and Policy
Victoria Batute
Office Assistant
Jennifer Reynolds
Manager of Special Projects
Nadine Kauffman
Manager of Information Services
Alex Price
Senior Policy Analyst
Peter Panasiuk
System Administrator
Sherene Fernando
Research Coordinator
Arlene Youkanna
Executive Assistant
Jennifer Iveson
Manager of Communications and Policy
Robin Boychuk
Mary Davis
Senior Project Manager
Kevin Conlon
Lisa Couperus
Manager of Special Projects and Programs
Peter Darke
Adrienne Arbour
Manager of Special Events
Hamlin Grange
Heather Ly
Project Coordinator
Jane Holmes
Nancy Tallis
Programs and Communications Coordinator
Tim Hurson
Sue Birge
Director of Standards and Accreditation
Yvon Lemire
Janine Jackson
Manager of Accreditation
Carolyn Marcotte
Sam Karami
Compliance Coordinator
David McBride
Bob Michniak
Compliance Coordinator
Larry Moodie
Amanda Nilsson
Compliance Coordinator
Frank O'Dea
Dwight Ramenaden
Compliance Coordinator
Susan Olynik
Karen Dubin
Senior Project Manager
George Sweny
Responsible Gambling Council News
Playtech launches new collaboration with Responsible Gambling Council
21 Sep 2020
The relationship aims to strengthen industry insights to inform and advance safer gambling, mental health and digital well-being. read more »

AGA adds sports betting provisions
6 Aug 2018
The American Gaming Association began the annual Responsible Gaming Education Week by updating its Code of Conduct for Responsible Gaming to incorporate sports betting and add new provisions regarding responsible advertising. read more »

Wynn Resorts adds Satre to leadership team
6 Aug 2018
Phil Satre is president of the National Center for Responsible Gaming. He has served in various leadership roles in the gaming industry for over 25 years, including as Chairman and CEO of Harrah's Entertainment, Inc. read more »

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