Board Directors and/or Community Members of Board Committees - Oak Valley Health

  • Mirams Becker
  • Jan 17, 2023
Volunteer Board/Committee Members

Job Description

Oak Valley Health (formerly Markham Stouffville Hospital) is one of Ontario’s leading community hospitals.  Across their two hospital sites (Markham and Uxbridge), the Reactivation Care Centre (RCC) and community-based services, they provide high quality, patient-centred care to more than 435,000 patients each year. 

Oak Valley Health is part of the Eastern York Region North Durham Ontario Health Team (OHT).  Their 514 physicians, 29 midwives, 3,000 staff and 800 volunteers serve patients and families with an honoured to care mindset and are focused on delivering an extraordinary patient experience to the residents of Markham, Whitchurch-Stouffville, Uxbridge and beyond.

The Oak Valley Health Board of Directors is a volunteer body that plays a key leadership role in setting policies and visioning for the hospital, as well as the delivery of healthcare in the community.  Oak Valley Health seeks to recruit Board Directors and/or Community Members of Board Committees.     

Oak Valley seeks to recruit board members with different perspectives, who embrace the community that the hospital serves. The organization would also like board members to have knowledge of healthcare delivery issues in our region.  Moreover, the new Oak Valley Health board member should have senior leadership and business experience and bring a wealth of governance experience in complex organizations going through transformation/change (either non-profit or for-profit).   Of particular interest will be the individuals demonstrated ability to be seen as a potential succession candidate within the Board and a desire to move up within previous board appointments.

To express interest in joining the Board of Oak Valley Health, please contact Penny Mirams at 647-395-0176, or send your cover letter and resume to

Oak Valley Health and Mirams Becker are committed to employment equity and diversity in the workplace; we welcome applications from women, racially visible individuals, people with disabilities, Indigenous peoples, and 2SLGBTQ+ persons.  We are committed to providing persons with disabilities with equal opportunities and standards of goods and services, and we are fully compliant with applicable provincial Disabilities Acts.

Job Category

Board/Committee Members


Markham; Uxbridge; Whitchurch-Stouffvile, ON