Kari Wilson

BCHS Foundation welcomes
Kari Wilson as Executive Director

BRANTFORD – Sept. 30, 2016

The Brant Community Healthcare System (BCHS) Foundation is pleased to announce the appointment of Kari Wilson to the role of Executive Director.

Shalaka Kulkarni, Chair of the BCHS Foundation says that with Kari at the helm the Foundation will be in capable hands. “It’s important for us to have an Executive Director who understands our community well, can explore opportunities for growth and ensure the best use of donor dollars,” she said. “The Board of Directors is confident that as a highly skilled communicator, Kari will be able to continue the important conversations about the need to support local healthcare in our community.”

Kari has proven her commitment to the BCHS and the Foundation with over 18 years of dedicated service. As the Associate Director, Major Gifts and Planned Giving for the BCHS Foundation, she helped to build a strong, motivated team of fundraisers to carry out the mandate of the BCHS Foundation Board of Directors and forged a close network of invested community partners and donors.

“I am thrilled to have the opportunity to lead this dynamic team of individuals who work to raise funds for what I continue to believe is one of the most important charitable causes in our community,” said Wilson.

Jim Hornell, President and CEO of the Brant Community Healthcare System, says Kari will serve as an ideal ambassador for the Foundation. “Kari is a familiar face and has an extensive knowledge of our organization, its people and its needs.  We congratulate her and look forward to working with the Foundation’s team to find ways to maintain the highest standards of care and treatment that people in Brantford and Brant County expect and deserve.”

The modern healthcare landscape is constantly changing, making it more important than ever for the BCHS Foundation to establish solid leadership to support the critical needs of the BCHS.

Please join us in welcoming Kari Wilson as the new Executive Director of the Brant Community Healthcare System Foundation.

The Brant Community Healthcare System (BCHS) Foundation
Strengthening excellent care for our community.
Strengthening relationships built with integrity. Being accountable and accessible to our community. Raising the bar through creativity and innovation.

The Brant Community Healthcare System
Providing excellent care to our community.
Respect. Quality. Accountability.


For more information please contact:

Shalaka Kulkarni
Chair Board of Directors of the BCHS Foundation
c/o BCHS Foundation