Royal Columbian Hospital Foundation gets new CEO (St. Paul's Hospital Foundation)
The Royal Columbian Hospital Foundation has gone back to school for its next president and CEO.
Jeff Norris is the foundation's new head, succeeding former president and CEO Adrienne Bakker, who left in March to become the new CEO of the Heart and Stroke Foundation of BC and the Yukon.
He worked with the Heart and Stroke Foundation as well as the Kidney Foundation. He also spent seven years as the director of annual and corporate giving at the St. Paul's Hospital Foundation. He helped increase their annual fundraising from $2.5 million to $10 million, including $1.7 million from its holiday Lights of Hope campaign.