Eric Windeler, Com'82
Mental Health Champion
Eric Windeler, Com’82, founder of The Jack Project, has been named the recipient of the 2013 Champion of Mental Health Award in the “community individual” category by the Canadian Alliance on Mental Illness and Mental Health (CAMIMH).
The Jack Project was founded by Mr. Windeler in 2010 after his son Jack, a first-year student at Queen's, died by suicide. The Jack Project has been based at Queen’s since fall 2012 and recently launched "Unleash the Noise," an all-student innovation summit held in Toronto.