Grand River Hospital’s Board of Directors includes a number of dedicated community residents. These people volunteer their time to provide governance to the hospital’s activities, work with health partners in our communities, and offer expertise in a number of areas to support the hospital.
Standing (L-R): L. Kotseff, K. Wetteskind, D. Bennett, G. Pooley, S. Robertson, H. Wakeling, J. McMurray, R. Hall
Seated (L-R): D. Graham, S. Hanmer, H. Hoediono, J. Deganis, R. Gagnon, P. Potts, J. Linton
Please feel free to review our Board’s web pages, which include
- More about Janice Deganis, Chair of the GRH Board of Directors;
- Details on GRH's Board membership;
- The GRH Board meeting schedule, agenda and minutes; and,
- GRH Corporation by-law and GRH Board policies.
If you wish to contact the Board of Directors, you may do so in the following ways:
Grand River Hospital, Attention: Board of Directors
P.O. Box 9056, 835 King St. West
Kitchener, Ontario N2G 1G3
By phone or email:
Catherine Heal, Manager, Governance and Corporate Projects
519-749-4300 extension 6709
Dr. Harry Höediono: fostering new opportunities for exceptional careApril 29, 2019
Whether it’s providing dental care or volunteering his time to support governance at Grand River Hospital, patient care is key for GRH's board vice chair Dr. Harry Höediono
Grand River Hospital welcomes new chair and incoming members to boardJune 28, 2017
Grand River Hospital’s board has undergone renewal at its recent annual meeting, with the election of a new chair and appointment of two new members.
Geoff Bellew: investing his time in GRH, a community assetApril 10, 2017
GRH board member Geoff Bellew has greatly enjoyed his nearly decade of volunteer service with Grand River Hospital’s board of directors.
Councillor Diane Freeman: linking GRH to the City of WaterlooFebruary 10, 2017
GRH is fortunate to have representatives from the Region of Waterloo as well as the cities of Kitchener and Waterloo on our board of directors. The City of Waterloo's representative is Councillor Diane Freeman.
Photo courtesy of the City of Waterloo
Larry Kotseff: supporting exceptional governance at Grand River HospitalFebruary 2, 2017
We’re fortunate to have Larry Kotseff join GRH's board of volunteer members. He's dedicated to advancing exceptional care in Waterloo Region.
GRH Board Chair featured in OHA governance magazineFebruary 26, 2016
Hear from GRH Board Chair Geoff Bellew in the OHA's Boards magazine