Board of Trustees

Our volunteer Board of Trustees assists in accountability.

The QEII Foundation is proud to introduce our volunteer Board of Trustees. We are grateful for the time, dedication and expertise these individuals lend the QEII Foundation to build a strong, successful organization. Inspired by the patient stories and the passion shown by the QEII's health care teams, the QEII Foundation staff and Board of Trustees continue to achieve 100% participation in giving. 

Victor J. Goldberg, Chair
Lawyer/ Partner, Cox & Palmer

Lydia Bugden, Vice Chair
Chief Executive Officer and Managing Partner, Stewart McKelvey

Jamie O'Neil, Treasurer/Secretary
Partner in charge of audit practice, KPMG

Dale Godsoe, CM, Past Chair
Chair, University of Kings College
Chair, Waterfront Development Corporation

Scott Brookfield, Chairman/CEO, The Blackline Management Group

Donnie Clow, President and CEO, Crombie REIT

Andrea Coish, Partner, KPMG, LLP

Dr. Howard Conter, MD

Pam Davidson, Principal, Davidson-Greenwood Communications Limited

Wade Dawe, Chairman & CEO, Fortune Bay Corp.

Gwen Haliburton, Community Volunteer

Joyce Hoeven, President, Hoeven Professional Corporation Inc. 

Roger Howard, Regional President, Atlantic Provinces, RBC Royal Bank

Jevon MacDonald, Entrepreneur and VP,

Larry MacEachern, President, Marketing Leadership Inc. 

Sherry Porter, QEII Foundation Former Chair, Chair, NSLC

Dr. John Sapp, Director of Heart Rhythm Service, Cardiology, QEII Health Services

Gillian Scott, Partner, Beaumont Advisors Limited

Dr. Romesh Shukla, Professor and Head, Dalhousie University Department of Anesthesia; Chief, Department of Anesthesia, NSHA

Maxime St-Pierre, CIM, Investment Advisor, RBC Dominion Securities Ltd. 

Lynda Taylor, Senior VP, Atlantic Provinces Division, BMO Bank of Montreal

Bruce Towler, First VP, Investment Advisor, CIBC Wood Gundy

Victoria van Hemert, ex-officio, Senior Director, QEII Health Sciences Centre, Halifax Infirmary


The QEII Foundation inspires generosity to advance health care at the QEII Health Sciences Centre. With financial support from all levels of the community, the Foundation helps fund new technologies, research, innovation and education that contribute to life-changing moments experienced every day by patients and their loved ones.



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Contact Us

QEII Health Sciences Centre Foundation
5657 Spring Garden Road
Park Lane Mall, Suite 3005, Halifax, Nova Scotia B3J 3R4
Phone: 902 334 1546 | Toll Free: 1 888 428 0220
Fax: 902 442 7172 | Email:

Charitable Business No: 88646 3496 RR0001