Our visionary volunteer Board of Directors is dedicated to guiding the Foundation in its pursuit of achieving this honourable mission: To raise and steward funds vital to fulfilling St. Joseph's Healthcare Hamilton's mission as an exemplary academic health sciences centre devoted to research, education, and compassionate patient care consistent with the Sisters of St. Joseph of Hamilton's historic legacy of serving mind, body and spirit.


Board of Directors (2018/2019)

Mr. Ben De Rubeis, B.Sc., J.D., Chair
Lawyer, De Rubeis & Chetcuti LLP
Dr. Anthony Adili
Chief, Department of Surgery, St. Joseph's Healthcare Hamilton
Ms. Mary Lou Ciancone
Owner, Landmark Group
Mr. Peter Cicchi
President, Ferrell Builders' Supply Ltd.
Ms. Chantal Copithorn
Partner, PricewaterhouseCoopers
Mr. Tony DeLuca, CPA, CA, Treasurer
Partner, Pettinelli Mastroluisi LLP
Ms. Mary Dow
Manager, The Society of Management Accountants of Canada - CMA Canada
Ms. Elham Farah
Director of Special Projects, Farah Foods/Hasty Market Limited
Mr. Scott Gailbraith
District Vice President, TD Bank Financial Group
Mr. Dave Lumsden
President & CEO, The Waterford Group
Mr. Michael Macaluso, 2nd Vice Chair
President, CARSTAR North America
Dr. Margaret McKinnon
Psychologist and Academic Head, St. Joseph's Healthcare Hamilton
Mr. Ricardo Persi
Secretary - Treasurer LiUNA local 837
Ms. Lydia Potocnik
Director, BMO Private Banking
Mr. Scott Smith, B.A., LL.B
Principal, Scott Smith Consulting
Ms. Carmela (Carm) Trombetta
Vice President, Hamilton Commercial Financial Services, Royal Bank of Canada
Mr. Marco Visentini
Legal Counsel, Hamilton Police Service
Ms. Shendal Yalchin
General Manager, Hamilton Club
Ms. Colleen Yamashita
Partner, Scarfone Hawkins LLP
Mr. Bill Walker, 1st Vice Chair
Partner, Gowlings




St. Joseph’s Healthcare Foundation

224 James St. S., Hamilton, ON L8P 3A9
Tel: 905.521.6036 | Toll-free: 1.866.478.5037
Fax: 905.577.0860
Charitable Number BN 11918 3549 RR0001



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