Board of Directors

Volunteers aren't paid. Not because they are worthless, but because they are priceless!

Board of Directors

Your gift offers more than just better health in our community

Denise O'Brien, PhD, ACC, Q.Med.

Chair of Human Resources

Denise was born and raised in the Belleville area. A graduate of Queen’s University, Denise and her husband, Warren relocated to Cobourg in 1990. After a career that spanned more than 30 years in the public sector, Denise continues her work as an Industrial-Organizational Psychology practitioner. Denise previously sat on the Northumberland Hills Foundation... read more

Blake Jones


Since receiving degrees from Queen’s University ( BA) and Dalhousie University ( B. Comm. , MBA) , Blake has spent over 30 years in the financial services industry and is an Investment Advisor with RBC Dominion Securities in Cobourg. Blake has been a member of the Rotary Club of Cobourg for over 20 years and is a Past President of that club. He... read more

Rick Miller

Chair, Governance & Nominations Committee

Rick recently retired as Vice-President, Risk Management, CIBC where he worked for 41 years in a variety of executive roles in Finance, Customer Relationship Management, and Risk Data Management. Rick currently serves as President & Chair, Marie Dressler Foundation which operates Marie Dressler Museum in Cobourg as well as the annual Vintage Film... read more

Selena Forsyth

Northumberland Hills Hospital Auxiliary Representative

After a career that included nursing, restaurant ownership,journalism, a columnist for the local papers for 10 years and 16 years as administrator of the Cobourg Rotary Arts & Crafts Festival, Selena devotes her time to volunteering. She is a member of the Accessibility Advisory Committee for the Municipality of Port Hope, volunteers as an interviewer... read more

Kerry Lynch

B.B.A.,C.A. , Director

Kerry, graduated from Wilfrid Laurier University with a Bachelor of Business Administration degree in 1994.He articled with Ernst & Young obtaining his C.A. designation in 1996. After being away from the area for approximately 16 years, Kerry returned to Northumberland County at the end of 2006 to join the firm of Lynch Rutherford Tozer Chartered... read more