The Delta Hospital and Community Health Foundation has appointed four new community members to its Board of Directors at the Annual General meeting held Sept. 21.
New to the board are: Rick Boates; Monica Bohm; Sarah Gallop; and Lawrence Green.
Appointed as chair is Andrew Clark, Partner at PWC. He is joined on the board executive by Ingrid Barnes, past chair; Pam Paton, vice chair; and Phil Posehn, treasurer. Other returning board directors are: Andrew Jackson; Randy Kaardal; Don Livingston; Knut Nordlie; and Karla Rockwell.
“We are excited to welcome these new board members to our team,” said Clark. “As longtime residents of Delta they are all very inspired to give back to their community by assisting the Foundation in its mission. Working alongside our current directors, we look forward to another successful year.”
Longtime community member, Don Sangster’s term as director came to an end at this year’s AGM.
“Don’s incredible passion and unwavering support will be greatly missed by staff and board. During his 10-year tenure, he made a significant impact by chairing numerous gala and golf events, many of which were record breakers,” said Lisa Hoglund, Executive Director, Delta Hospital and Community Health Foundation. “We are incredibly grateful to our entire board’s dedication and commitment to healthcare for our community. These individuals volunteer their time to assist Foundation staff to raise the funds needed to support the most critical healthcare needs of our hospital and community. Now more than ever before, we are here to support our frontline staff to ensure they have the necessary resources and equipment to care for all.”
The DHCH Foundation is a not-for-profit organization whose mission to fund and promote outstanding healthcare at Delta Hospital and in the community of Delta. Since 1988, DHCH Foundation has raised more than $52 million to ensure the best healthcare possible for our community today and for future generations. Learn more at www.dhchfoundation.ca.