Joseph Brant Hospital Foundation Donor Report 2017 Donor Report 2017 - Page 18

In Memory At the Joseph Brant Hospital Foundation, we recognize and celebrate the philanthropic leadership of our 2016/17 Board of Directors. The Joseph Brant Hospital Foundation lost two former Board of Directors members last year. BRIAN TORSNEY Former Board Chair, and committed supporter and community champion Brian Torsney passed away on January 16, 2017. Brian served as a member of the Joseph Brant Hospital Foundation Board of Directors from 2007 to 2013, including a two year term as Chair which began in 2011. In addition, he was an active member of the Our New Era Campaign Cabinet, supporting the $60M campaign for the redevelopment and expansion of Joseph Brant Hospital. Brian was the President & Creative Director of PLAY Advertising, an award- winning branding, digital and social agency located in Burlington. Previously, he had served as a board member of Rotary and other organizations such as Creative Arts (Festival of Friends), The Bach Elgar Choir, among others. Brian’s leadership, positivity and unwavering support for Joseph Brant Hospital will be missed. PETER HOGARTH In the Spring of 2017, we lost a dedicated volunteer and donor, Peter Hogarth, who passed away on May 18. Peter was a member of the Joseph Brant Hospital Foundation Board of Directors from 2006 to 2012, and served on the Our New Era Campaign Cabinet. Front Row: Lori Stephenson; Tracy King, 2nd Vice-Chair; Susan Busby, Chair; Jim Sweetlove, 1st Vice-Chair; Anna Iacobelli; Randy Smallbone Back Row: Dr. Arshad Hack; Beth Parojic; Dr. Heather Norman; Eric Vandewall, JBH President and CEO; Mitchell Gibbs; Leon Denbok; Pat Magowan; Dominic Mercuri; Oran Johnson; Bob Basadur Absent: Shaun Power, Treasurer Peter was a multi-unit and multi-brand franchisee of Tim Horton’s and Wendy’s Brands, and was also actively involved as an officer and board member of The Pioneer Group Inc. He was a strong supporter of the Dave Thomas Foundation for Adoption and the Tim Horton’s Children’s Foundation, and was very involved with the Hogarth Family Fund through the Hamilton Community Foundation. Peter’s thoughful and wise counsel made us better and will be missed. 18 Joseph Brant Hospital Foundation Donor Report 2016-2017 19