Board of Directors

Our Board of Directors is comprised of many accomplished and dedicated business and community leaders. They govern VGH & UBC Hospital Foundation and are ultimately responsible for its strategic direction and overall performance. By adhering to good governance practices, they ensure the Foundation has the capacity and capability to meet both its short and long term goals.



2022/2023 Board of Directors

Juggy Sihota-Chahil, Chair, Vice President, Consumer Health, TELUS Health

Jim Szabo, Vice-Chair, Vice Chairman, Capital Markets, CBRE

Rob Wildeman, Treasurer, Partner, CAI Capital Partners

Gary Segal, Past Chair, Vice President, Kingswood Capital Corporation

Christina Anthony, Vice President, Director & Portfolio Manager, Odlum Brown Limited

Dr. Penny Ballem, VCH Board of Directors Chair

Chief Ian Campbell, MBA-Hereditary Chief and Elected Councillor, Squamish Nation, Chairman of Universal Ibogaine

Alice Chung, President and CEO, Alive Health Centre, Morning Sun Health Foods and Supplements Plus

Michelle de Moor, Vice President, Vancouver Acute Services

Vivian Eliopoulos, President and CEO, Vancouver Coastal Health Authority

Paul Geyer, CEO, Discovery Parks and Nimbus Synergies





Dr. David Granville, Executive Director, Vancouver Coastal Health Research Institute (VCHRI), and Associate Dean, Research (VCHRI) at Faculty of Medicine, UBC

Dr. Kendall Ho, Professor, Department of Emergency Medicine and Lead, Digital Emergency Medicine

Ayeesha Lalji, Larco Investments Ltd

Judy Leung, Chief Financial Officer, Westbank

William Lin, President & Founder, Rize Alliance Properties Ltd.

Naz Panahi, Vice President, Pan City Enterprises Inc.

Ali Pejman, Managing Partner, Fort Capital Corporation

Susannah Pierce, President and Country Chair, Shell

Dr. Gary Redekop, C.N. Woodward Chair, Head of Department of Surgery, VGH & UBC Hospital

Dr. Tara Sedlak, MD, FRCPC, Cardiologist & Director, Leslie Diamond Women’s Heart Health Clinic, VGH

Keith Spencer, Partner, Fasken

Angela Chapman, Secretary, President & CEO, VGH & UBC Hospital Foundation


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