Past Chair - Sara John Fowler

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Sara John Fowler is the Past Chair of the Board of Directors. Sara served as Chair of the Board from 2014 – 2017. Sara resides in Sooke, British Columbia and is the Chief Executive Officer of the Mount St. Mary Hospital in Victoria, a position she has held since 2010. Sara’s areas of interest and expertise are in board development and governance; team development; development, planning and implementation of change initiatives; collaborative interdisciplinary work; program planning and development; and project management. Sara holds a Masters of Science in Nursing.

Sara first joined the Board of Directors in 2008. During her tenure she served on many committees and chaired the Governance Committee and the National Volunteer Resources Committee. In addition, Sara has been a Red Crosser for more than 20 years where she served as an international delegate in Soviet Armenia, the Former Yugoslavia and Tbilisi, Georgia.  She has also held several local roles on councils in British Columbia and Western Canada where she sharpened her leadership experience.