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

Linda Davis

Director and President and CEO of Northumberland Hills Hospital

Linda joined Northumberland Hills Hospital as President and Chief Executive Officer in November 2013. A senior executive with over 30 years of experience in the Canadian health-care sector, she was most recently CEO of the Collingwood General & Marine Hospital, a role she held for nine years. A Registered Nurse, she trained at the University of Alberta... read more


Dave Slater

Hospital Representative

David brings senior human resources expertise including performance and succession management, and employee relations gained during more than 20 years with the Government of Ontario in the Ministry of Government Services and the Ministry of Natural Resources. read more


Therese Brennan-Hunt

Member at Large

Therese, an honour graduate of Humber College, worked for over thirty years as an investigator with the Ontario Provincial Government. She grew up in Port Hope and after residing in Toronto for 10 years, she made the choice to return home where she now resides. Both Therese and her husband Peter are involved in many volunteer organizations in the community... read more


Dr. Kate Everdell

Physician Representative

Dr. Kate Everdell is a family physician, who has practiced in Port Hope since 2016. She is active on the medical staff at the Northumberland Hills Hospital. She completed her medical training at McMaster University, and then residency through the Northern Ontario School of Medicine. She and her husband, Ian, and their two children, Ben and Lucy, live... read more


Laura McCracken Ebbrell

Chair Signature/3rd Party Events

Born in London, ON, and having lived in Toronto, Laura moved to Cobourg as a young girl. After graduating from Queen’s University with a Bachelor of Arts and Bachelor of Education, Laura taught high school music, English and Special Education in Red Lake and Port Hope before staying home to raise her sons, James and John. Volunteerism has played a... read more