Board of Directors

Pierre Lebel

Chair

Pierre and Betty settled in North Vancouver in 1983 to raise four children, one of whom was born at Lions Gate Hospital. PIerre is Chairman of Imperial Metals ...

Paul Hamilton

Past Chair

Paul is Senior Investment Advisor at Nesbitt Burns, and Vice President, Business Development Manager, for the B.C. Division. A graduate of Simon Fraser University, Paul is also a ...

Kevin Falcon

Co-Vice Chair

Kevin was born at Lions Gate Hospital and raised on the North Shore along with his 5 brothers. Kevin received his Bachelor of Arts from Simon Fraser University ...

Michael O’Callaghan

Co-Vice Chair

Michael is Senior Client Partner in the Vancouver office of Korn/Ferry International and leads the Global Mining Practice for the firm. He has spent the past 10 years ...

Fred Yada

Treasurer

Fred recently retired as a partner with the accounting firm Dale, Matheson, Carr-Hilton, La Bonte LLP after specializing in music and entertainment for over 40 years.

Fred has served ...

Chris Carter

Secretary

Chris is one of British Columbia’s most recognized experts in personal finance, wealth management and the financial markets. He is Portfolio Manager and Director, Wealth Management with the ...

Curt Bernardi

Director

Curt is the Senior Vice President, Legal and Corporate Secretary for Wheaton Precious Metals. Prior to joining Wheaton Precious Metals in 2008, Curt worked in various legal roles ...

Heather Buckley

Director

Heather is a lifelong North Shore resident.  Her father was a teacher in North Vancouver and her mother a nurse at Lions Gate Hospital.  After graduating from West ...

Liz Dickson

LGH Auxiliary Representative

Liz Dickson is Lions Gate Hospitals Auxiliary representative on the Foundation Board of Directors. She has been with the hospital Auxiliary for the last fifteen years, working as ...

Sandra Enticknap

Director

Sandra is a partner at Miller Thompson, LLP where she specializes in estate law and charitable gift planning. Sandra is a former director of Family Services of the ...

Coryn Hemsley

Director

Coryn has an MBA from UBC and has worked in various fields including the federal government, the airline industry, and as a management consultant. Coryn was a member of ...

Gabrielle Loren

Director

Gabrielle Loren is a Chartered Professional Accountant and the founding partner of Loren Nancke, an accounting firm with offices in North Vancouver and New Westminster. Under her leadership, ...

Taleeb Noormohamed

Director

Taleeb Noormohamed is a Vancouver based technology entrepreneur and investor – and community volunteer.
Recently he served as Chief Growth Officer of Farfetch, a multi-billion dollar online marketplace ...

Karin Olson

Director

Karin Olson is the new Chief Operating Officer for the VCH Coastal Community of Care. Previously, Karin spent three years in Ontario where she was Vice President of ...

Jamie Switzer

Director

Jamie has been a member of the Golf Classic Committee since 2013. He became Chair of the Golf Classic in 2014 and under his leadership, the event has ...

Dr. John Vyselaar

Medical Staff Representative

Dr. Vyselaar is head of cardiology at LGH. John is a sports cardiologist; providing consultations and screening for the Vancouver Whitecaps, BC Lions, Vancouver Canucks, multiple Olympic teams, ...

Jo-Ann Wood

Director

Jo-Ann is current chair of the North Shore Hospice and Palliative Project, a partnership between Lions Gate Hospital Foundation and the North Shore Hospice Society. A graduate of ...