Foundation announces 2018/19 Board of Directors

{August 13, 2018} – Royal Columbian Hospital Foundation is pleased to announce and congratulate the members of its volunteer Board of Directors for 2018/2019. This includes the appointments over the past year of Cameron Belsher, Jennifer Podmore Russell, Catherine Ruby, Emily Taylor and Fred Withers as Directors.

The Foundation also offers its sincere appreciation to Larry Kozak whose term on the board has ended.

The 2018/2019 Board of Directors includes:

• Doug Eveneshen – Chair
President and CEO, Community Savings Credit Union
• Tom Corsie – Vice-Chair
Vice President, Real Estate, Vancouver Fraser Port Authority
• Steve Osachoff – Treasurer
Investment Advisor, RBC Dominion Securities
• Colin Galinski – Secretary
Galinski Pension and Benefits Law Corporation
• Cameron Belsher – Director
Partner; Group Head Mergers and Acquisitions Group, McCarthy Tetrault LLP
• Dr. Sukh Brar – Director
Cardiac Anesthesiologist and Cardiac Intensive Care physician, RCH
• Frank Butzelaar – Director
CEO, Seaspan ULC
• Meldy Harris – Director
Certified Financial Planner, Sun Life Financial
• Jennifer Podmore Russell – Director
Senior Vice President, Rennie Group
• Farid Rohani – Director
Principle, Promerita Group
• Catherine Ruby – Director
CFO, Collingwood School
• Dr. William Siu – Director
Neuro and interventional radiologist, RCH
• Emily Taylor – Director
CFO, Surrey City Development Corp.
• Norm Taylor – Director
Executive Vice President & Managing Director, CBRE Ltd. (BC Region)
• Rana Vig – Director
• Fred Withers – Director
Chief Development Officer (Ret.), Ernst & Young LLP

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