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CDHF Appoints David Robertson as Chair

David Robertson, Chair with Naomi Low, Executive Director

The Cowichan District Hospital Foundation is a leading non-profit organization committed to improving access to vital medical equipment for the Cowichan Valley. Embarking on the organization’s 40th year, the Cowichan District Hospital Foundation is pleased to announce the appointment of David Robertson as the new Chair of the Board of Directors.

David Robertson brings a wealth of experience to the role and has demonstrated a deep commitment to the community and the foundation’s mission over the years. Robertson’s extensive background in leadership, fundraising, education, and teamwork will undoubtedly guide the foundation toward new heights of achievement, allowing us to better impact the healthcare and medical equipment needs of our community.

“I am honored to take on the role of Chair of the Board of Directors for the Cowichan District Hospital Foundation,” said David Robertson. “This is a very exciting time for the Cowichan Valley with our new state-of-the-art hospital becoming a reality. I am excited to work alongside the dedicated board and staff to continue the important work of enhancing access to cutting-edge medical equipment. This community-centred teamwork will continue to make a meaningful impact on the experiences and lives of patients, as well as our incredible healthcare teams.”

David Robertson succeeds Jerry Doman, who served with distinction and dedication for an admirable 18 years on the Board, including three years as Chair. The Cowichan District Hospital Foundation extends its heartfelt appreciation to Jerry Doman for his invaluable contributions during his tenure.

“We are thrilled to welcome David Robertson as the new Chair of the Board of Directors. His leadership will undoubtedly enable us to build upon our successes over the past 40 years and further our mission of improving community access to the best healthcare equipment possible,” said the foundation’s Executive Director, Naomi Low.

The Cowichan District Hospital Foundation anticipates a promising future under David Robertson’s guidance, continuing its legacy of service and community impact by raising funds for medical equipment for Cowichan District Hospital, Cairnsmore Place, and Cowichan’s new hospital.

Posted February 20, 2024