Dan Kaniuk

Dan KaniukExecutive Vice President Operations, Responsive Group Inc.

As Executive Vice President of Operations, Dan is a key member of the executive team leading and having oversight of the three (3) Responsive Group’s business units, Responsive Health Management Inc., Responsive Management Inc., and Lifetimes Living Inc. His responsibilities include business development, facilitating the execution of the organization’s strategic directions and improving operating performance, efficiency and quality, while fostering productive and transparent stakeholder relationships, partnerships and employee relations.

Dan has over thirty years experience in the seniors’ care sector, with a consistent track record of creating a culture of commitment to excellence, compassion and innovation, all the while developing leadership capacity in his people. As Senior Vice President for one of Canada’s largest seniors’ care and accommodation providers, he led the operations of 75 long term care and multi-level seniors’ communities across Canada, prior to which he co-led the development of twenty (20) new LTC properties as Senior Director of Development.

Dan is the current Board Chair of the Ontario Long Term Care Association (OLTCA), having served on the Board for a number of years. He also served as a provider representative on the Ontario Task Force on Resident Care and Safety, and is a long-time member of the Canadian Association for Long Term Care (CALTC). He holds an Honours B.Sc. from the University of Toronto, and has completed Executive programs at Queen’s School of Business and the Ivey School of Business.

Dan’s avocation is music, both as a performer (drummer and vocalist) and as an avid guitar collector. He enjoys spending time with his family, including his beautiful grandchildren, performing with his band, travelling, making home improvements, and playing the occasional round of golf.