The Niagara Health Foundation’s Board of Directors is pleased to announce the appointment of Andrea Scott, CPA, CA, as the President & CEO. Andrea Scott has been serving as the Interim President & CEO of the Foundation since September 2020 and has become the permanent President & CEO effective July 2, 2021. Andrea has been with the Foundation since October 2017 and previously held the position of Director, Finance & Administration.
Andrea is a life-long resident of Niagara with over fifteen years of leadership experience with expertise in non-profit financial management, human resources and operations management. Andrea has been instrumental in the Foundation receiving accreditation with Imagine Canada and has led the Foundation to raise over $9 million in support of Niagara Health in the year ending May 31, 2021.
“I am pleased to formally announce that Andrea Scott has accepted the role of President and CEO of the Niagara Health Foundation.” says Vita Gauley, Niagara Health Foundation, Board Chair. “Andrea has been a dedicated member of the Foundation team and has shown time and time again her commitment to the work the Foundation does. During her tenure as both a Director and during her term as Interim President and CEO she has shown her dedication to advancing our cause and leading with the core values of our organization. I cannot personally say enough of the hard work she has done in both of these capacities and I cannot wait to see the great work that lies ahead.”
“I am very thankful for the opportunity to lead this great team at the Niagara Health Foundation.” says Andrea Scott, President & CEO. “We have many exciting projects ahead of us as we continue to raise funds for extraordinary healthcare right here in Niagara. I am confident that we can accomplish incredible things with our team of talented staff, our donors, our Board of Directors, our community partners and with Niagara Health.”
Andrea’s interim leadership has led the Foundation through the incredible challenges related to the COVID-19 pandemic. She has ensured that the team at the Foundation has been supported and has had the resources needed to help raise significant funds for Niagara Health. Andrea will be focused on ensuring the Foundation is prepared for the launch of the South Niagara Site capital campaign and meeting the ongoing equipment, research and education funding needs of Niagara Health.
About Niagara Health Foundation
To learn more about the Niagara Health Foundation and how the community can help support its mission of raising vital funds for patient-care equipment at Niagara Health, visit www.NiagaraHealthFoundation.com.