The Checkup - Fall 2016 - Page 3

heckup New executive director joins Health Foundation The Northern Lights Health Foundation recently welcomed Cindy Amerongen as Executive Director. Cindy is a committed community member with a long history of volunteerism and senior leadership positions in education, fundraising, corporate investment and community development. She holds a Masters of Arts with dual specialization in Work, Organization and Leadership, and Adult Education. Cindy has led four major capital campaigns as well as numerous program and service campaigns, and has provided leadership to boards and management teams on strategic planning, charitable giving, and fund development policies and procedures. Cindy says she is looking forward to working with the Health Foundation Board of Directors and Staff, community members, donors and the Alberta Heath Services team to advance the scope of health services in our region. Cindy invites community members to express their desire to build a strong, resilient and full service community by participating in the Gratitude Campaign at gratitudecampaign.ca. Cindy Amerongen, MA, recently joined the Northern Lights Health Foundation as the new Executive Director. Join us for the 2016 Festival of Trees Celebrate the magic of the holiday season and the spirit of giving with th