Foundation announces 2019/20 Board of Directors

New Westminster, B.C. – {June 27, 2019} – Royal Columbian Hospital Foundation is pleased to announce and congratulate the members of its volunteer Board of Directors for 2019/2020. This includes the appointment of Tom Corsie as Chair, Cameron Belsher as Vice-Chair, Catherine Ruby as Treasurer, and Jennifer Podmore Russell as Secretary.

The Foundation also offers its sincere appreciation to Doug Eveneshen, Colin Galinski, and Steve Osachoff for their contributions to the previous board executive. Eveneshen and Osachoff remain on the board while Galinski’s time on the board has ended.

The 2019/2020 Board of Directors includes:
• Tom Corsie – Chair
Vice President, Real Estate, Vancouver Fraser Port Authority
• Cameron Belsher – Vice-Chair
Partner, Group Head M & A, McCarthy Tetrault
• Catherine Ruby – Treasurer
CFO, Collingwood School
• Jennifer Podmore Russell – Secretary
Senior Vice President Operations, rennie
• Jeff Norris – President and CEO
President and CEO, Royal Columbian Hospital Foundation
• Dr. Sukh Brar – Director
Cardiac Anesthesiologist and Cardiac Intensive Care physician, RCH
• Frank Butzelaar – Director
CEO, Seaspan Marine Transportation
• Doug Eveneshen – Director
CEO, Stabilization Central Credit Union
• Meldy Harris – Director
CLU, CH. F. C., Certified Financial Planner, Sun Life Financial
• Steve Osachoff – Director
Portfolio Manager, RBC Dominion Securities
• Farid Rohani – Director
Principle, Promerita Group
• Dr. William Siu – Director
Neuro and interventional radiologist, RCH
• Emily Taylor – Director
Chief Financial Officer, Surrey City Development Corporation
• Norm Taylor – Director
Executive Vice President & Managing Director, CBRE Ltd. (BC Region)
• Rana Vig – Director
President & CEO, Firefly Capital
• Fred Withers – Director
Chief Development Officer (Ret.), Ernst & Young LLP

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As BC’s leading critical care hospital, one in three British Columbians rely on Royal Columbian Hospital. This is where BC fights for hope, and for life. We are the only hospital in BC with trauma, cardiac, neurosciences, high-risk maternity and neonatal intensive care on one site. We look after some of the most seriously ill and injured patients, and we do it with the support of donors like you.

Since 1978, donors to Royal Columbian Hospital Foundation have helped fund priority equipment needs, facility enhancements, research, education and innovation at Royal Columbian Hospital.
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