Graduate of Law & Security Administration, 1985
Chief Superintendent, Regional Commander – Central Region OPP
Community Services Category
Rose DiMarco has climbed the ranks in a field that is typically dominated by men. She is Chief Superintendent and first female Regional Commander Central Region with the Ontario Provincial Police. She is responsible for 900 uniform members and 270 civilian staff who police more than 80,000 full-time residents and an additional half million seasonal vacationers. She is the Executive Champion of the OPP Mental Health Strategy “Our People, Our Communities”, Co-Chair of the Commissioner’s Inclusion Council, mentor in the Ontario Public Service Diversity Champion program and works with and mentors female officers.