Board of Directors

As advocates for the Royal Alexandra Hospital, the Royal Alexandra Hospital Foundation's volunteer Board of Directors engages the community in meaningful philanthropy that will support priority needs of the hospital, new research and advancements in care, and improve the lives of our patients and their families.

2017-2018 Board of Directors

Brian Tod, QC
Board Chair
Counsel, Miller Thomson LLP

Dr. Zaheer Lakhani, CM, FRCP
Vice Chair
Clinical Professor, University of Alberta

Jerry L. Kavanagh, FCPA, FCA, CPA (Illinois, USA)
Treasurer
Partner, PricewaterhouseCoopers LLC

Dr. Bill Anderson, M.D.
Medical Director, Alberta Health Services

John Cameron
CEO, Keller Construction Ltd

George Coon, FCPA, FCMA, CFP
Vice President, Northern Alberta and Territories, Royal Bank of Canada

Iris Evans
President, You First Inc.

Krista Ference
Community Volunteer

Elizabeth Hurley
Community Volunteer

Mez Irani
Branch Manager, Scotiabank

Diane Kyle-Buchanan
Yorkshire Equities Inc.

Paul Lanni, CPA, CA
President, Averton Homes

Dan Lefaivre, FCPA, FCMA, ICD.D
Executive Vice President & CFO, Stantec Inc. 

Paavo Montandon, BA, CIP, CRM
Principal, Lloyd Sadd Insurance Brokers

Alain Moore
Manger, Government and Public Affairs, Syncrude Canada Ltd. 

Kimberly Shulha
Manager of Health Policy & Patient Access
Novartis Pharmaceuticals Canada Inc.

David S.Tam, BScPharm, LLB
Partner, Parlee McLaws LLP

Liza J. Wold
Risk Management Counsel, PCL Construction Inc. 



Royal Alexandra Hospital Foundation Staff Representatives

Andrew Otway, MBA, CFRE
President & CEO
Royal Alexandra Hospital Foundation

Anna Sknar
Executive Assistant/Board Secretary
Royal Alexandra Hospital Foundation

Royal Alexandra Hospital Representatives

Dr. Curtis Johnston, MD, FRCP(C)
Associate Zone Medical Director, Royal Alexandra Hospital & Sturgeon Community Hospital 
Co-Facility Medical Director, Royal Alexandra Hospital

Judith Hockney
Senior Operating Officer, Royal Alexandra Hospital & Sturgeon Community Hospital

Selikke Janes-Kelley
Site Executive Director, Royal Alexandra Hospital