Quinte Health Care Board of Directors announces new President and CEO
Belleville, ON - The Quinte Health Care (QHC) Board of Directors is pleased to announce that Stacey Daub will take the reins as President and Chief Executive Officer (CEO) January 4, 2021.
Ms. Daub is currently the Vice President, Strategy, Integration and Digital Health at North York General Hospital in Toronto. Prior to her current role, she served as the President and Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Headwaters Health Care Centre in Orangeville. Her health care leadership experience spans two decades, and includes serving as CEO of the Toronto Community Care Access Centre.
“Hospitals are arguably one of the most complex systems to operate - add to that a pandemic and it becomes abundantly clear that effective and qualified leadership is absolutely essential,” explains David MacKinnon, Chair, QHC Board of Directors. “Ms. Daub is a visionary health care leader who is committed to a culture of clinical excellence and patient and family-centered care. The Board is confident that she has the passion and expertise to lead the organization through COVID-19, and into the future.”
MacKinnon adds that Ms. Daub has a demonstrated track record of working across government and organizations to serve communities. “She believes in developing strong partnerships and working with the community.”
“My family and I are excited about the opportunity to become part of the communities served by the QHC hospitals,” Ms. Daub explains. “I believe this area is uniquely positioned to become a model for rural health care delivery in Ontario and I look forward to working with our partners to better understand how QHC can be part of achieving this goal. Collaborative partnerships are critical to improving health and health care in our community, particularly as we continue to address the pandemic.”
QHC’s current President and CEO Mary Clare Egberts announced her retirement in January of this year. Her intention was to retire in the summer, but at the request of the Board, Ms. Egberts agreed to remain with the organization until the end of 2020 due to the pandemic.
“Mary Clare Egberts has been a dynamic and effective President and CEO – with many significant accomplishments in her 10-year tenure at QHC,” MacKinnon adds. “We thank her for her contributions to the health of all who live in the Quinte region.”
About QHC’s new President and CEO Stacey Daub:
A trusted, visionary, values-based Ontario health care leader, Stacey Daub is currently the Vice President, Strategy, Integration and Digital Health at North York General Hospital, an urban hospital known for its exceptional quality, research and teaching. Prior to this, Stacey was the President and CEO of Headwaters Health Care Centre, where she helped to co-design the Hills of Headwaters collaborative, a first-generation Ontario Health Team. Prior to that, Stacey was the CEO of the Toronto Central Community Care Access Centre, recognized for its groundbreaking work in home and community care.
Stacey has an MA from University of Waterloo, an MBA from the Richard Ivey School of Business and has garnered provincial and national recognition including: Top 100 Women of Canada, 20 Faces of Change, National Award for Organizational Leadership in Diversity and Inclusion, and Ministers Medal for Quality Improvement.
Stacey has served on several Boards and advisory committees including the Ontario Hospital Association, the Change Foundation, Rotman School of Management: Health and Life Sciences and the Creative Destructive Lab.
Born and raised in the Kitchener Waterloo area, Stacey lives with her husband and two children in Toronto.