After a quarter century with the Nipissing Regional Branch of the Canadian Mental Health Association, its executive director is retiring. Georges Kristolaitis is retiring early next year. Kritolaitis took over as the regional branch’s executive director in 1991 and oversaw the organization’s steady growth during two-plus decades. His replacement is a current manager with the regional branch, Jenny Leblond. Leblond has more than 16 years of management and leadership experience with the mental health association. She formally takes over as executive director on January 22nd.