Northern Lights Health Foundation
Board of Directors
The Northern Lights Health Foundation Board of Directors is pleased announce that the following community members have recently
accepted a leadership role on the Board. These individuals are adding strength at the Board level in financial management, project
management, donor relations, governance and community investment:
Kevin Shulko is the Chief Financial Officer for the Northstar Ford Group. Kevin is a longtime community volunteer,
notably for the Canadian Cancer Society, Keyano College Foundation and the Health Foundation. For the past eight
years Kevin has been a key member of the Festival of Trees Committee and became the Chair of the Committee in
2016. He provides vision and leadership to community volunteers who all contribute to the growth and development
of the event and to the success of the celebration and fundraising. Kevin is adding his financial acumen and board
experience strength to the Board as a member of the Finance Committee.
Adele Thomson is the Manager of Surface Land and Stakeholder Relations, Mining for Canadian Natural
Resources Limited, one of Canada’s leading independent oil, oil sands, and natural gas producers. Adele is
responsible for providing support and guidance for all community engagement and stakeholder consultation
as they relate to mining activities at Horizon and Albian sites. Adele has extensive experience working with
stakeholders and communities, and is actively involved in corporate community investment. Adele brings great
depth of knowledge gained through serving on several nonprofit boards such as the Women’s Business and
Professional Association, Fort McMurray Unity House, and two terms with the Keyano College Foundation.
Dr. Lorella Ambrosano
Dr. Lorella Ambrosano is a general adult Psychiatrist and has been practicing since 1996. She has a vibrant and
thriving practice and is deeply committed to the health and wellbeing of the community. Lorella and her husband,
Dr Wolfgang Gaisbichler, a radiologist at the Northern Lights Regional Health Centre are long time members of
the Fort McMurray community. Lorella has joined the Governance Committee of the Board of Directors.
These new members join an established governance team composed of:
Honourary Board Member - Dan Fouts
We would also like to welcome former Board Chair and longtime Foundation Board member, Dan Fouts to the
distinguished roster of Honourary Board members. Dan’s achievements in board leadership include guiding and
facilitating the board from a management to a governance board, providing leadership on the Gratitude Campaign
as a champion, an advocate, and a corporate and personal donor, and recruiting members to the Board. Dan was
awarded a 2018 Association of Fundraising Professionals National Philanthropy Award for his contributions to the
Health Foundation Board.
7 Hospital Street,
Fort McMurray, AB