2017-2018 VRH Foundation Board of Directors

Front row (L to R): Claire Gardam, Heather Lohr, Debbie Hennigar, Lee Dickie

Back row (L to R): David McCoubrey, Marc Comeau, Gary Smith, Robert Harris

Missing from photo: Cate Savage, Helen Gill

David McCoubrey

David McCoubrey

President

“I volunteer with the Foundation because I believe we should have a fully functional tertiary care hospital in the Valley. I feel that the board should reflect the various communities it serves which includes the residents of Annapolis County and the Towns of Bridgetown, Middleton and Annapolis Royal.”

Heather Lohr

Heather Lohr

Vice President

“I volunteer with the Foundation because I believe the Foundation makes a practical difference in our community by funding much needed equipment at the Valley Regional Hospital.”

Marc Comeau

Marc Comeau

Treasurer

“I volunteer with the Foundation because I want my family and other valley residents to have access to comprehensive health care services that can be sustained right here in the Valley.”

Lee Dickie

Lee Dickie

Personnel Committee

“I enjoy volunteering and the hospital is a very important part of our community. This board has a diverse group of people and it is both fun and educational to be part of it.”

Debbie Hennigar

Debbie Hennigar

Policy and By-Law Committee Chair

“I volunteer with the foundation because I am passionate about good health for my family, friends and community. Stepping up and supporting the Valley Regional Hospital Foundation has given me an opportunity to say “Thank You” to the health care system that has provided me with excellent care. It is an honour to serve all residents of the area through the Foundation Board.”

Cate Savage

Cate Savage

“I am both pleased and honoured to be accepted as a new board member for VRHF. My passion is to serve my community and to be a part of such a wonderful team of individuals is a humbling experience. I’ve had some experience with our local hospital and those experiences have always been top drawer…so to be a part of a board that raises funds for our hospital foundation is a true blessing.”

Gary Smith

Gary Smith

“I volunteer with the Foundation because living in this beautiful Annapolis Valley, serving is a commitment to the values of our community which supports both myself and my family.”

Claire Gardam

Claire Gardam

“I have been an active community member throughout my life. I believe in contributing to organizations that make a difference to our communities. The importance of the Valley Regional Hospital Foundation to the health of my family, friends, neighbours, and community aligns with my philosophy. The Foundation is critical to the continued health care provided to the Annapolis Valley.”

Robert Harris

“I am honoured to be a member of the Valley Regional Hospital Foundation Board in its support of the Valley Regional Hospital. I have personal reasons for being grateful to the hospital and its staff, but more importantly, beyond my own personal story, thousands of individuals and families benefit from the services provided by Valley Regional Hospital. I value the opportunity to contribute to a cornerstone of our Valley communities.”