The Niagara Health Board of Directors announced Monday, Feb. 1 that Brock President Gervan Fearon has joined its Board.
Fearon joins the Board at a significant time for health care in Niagara with management of the pandemic now in its second year, building of the new South Niagara Site, innovations in models of care, and an increasing importance of partnerships, collaboration and community engagement.
“We are absolutely thrilled that Gervan is joining our Board of Directors. He has such a broad background of experience and knowledge and will bring new and unique perspectives to the Board table,” said Niagara Health Board Chair Bunny Alexander. “Gervan is a tireless champion for the Niagara community, is respected across Canada, and understands the value of partners at all levels engaging in close collaboration for the greater good.”
Fearon’s appointment received the Board’s unanimous approval.
He joins a dedicated group of volunteer leaders from across the region who are committed to the delivery of high-quality, safe, sustainable health care for all Niagara residents, and to advancing Niagara Health’s vision of a healthier Niagara.
“Niagara Health plays an important role in the quality of life and the health and wellness of all members of the Niagara region,” said Fearon. “It is an honour to serve on the Niagara Health Board to contribute to the vitality and prosperity of this diverse and dynamic region of Ontario.”