Hospital Corporation Board of Trustees (Yukon)

  • About the Hospital Corporation Board of Trustees (Yukon)
  • Apply to be a member
  • Current members

  1. About the Hospital Corporation Board of Trustees (Yukon)

    The Board governs the activities and programs of the Yukon Hospital Corporation. The objects of the Corporation are to supply:

    • hospital and medical care and service;
    • supervised residential care and continuing care; and
    • rehabilitative care and services so as to meet the needs of people in Yukon.
    • Authority: Hospital Act, section 1 and Yukon Hospital Corporation Board of Trustees Remuneration Regulation
    • Type: advisory
    • Appointment process: Order-In-Council
    • Requirements: if a group fails to make the nominations it is entitled to make, the Commissioner in Executive Council may appoint persons who are nominated by the Minister instead of by the group in question. Suitability of members, including knowledge, experience and competence in respect of matters relevant to the operations of the board and the activities and programs of the Corporation are required and can be found here.
    • Term: 3 years and may be reappointed for further terms
    • Meetings: once per month
    • Department: Health and Social Services 
    • Honoraria: OIC 2010/111 and OIC 2010/207

  2. Apply to be a member

    Any Yukon resident is eligible to apply to serve on a government board or committee.


    1. Complete the application.
    2. Prepare a brief resume. This should include information relevant for sitting on the board or committee.
    3. Submit your completed application and resume.
      In person: Inquiry Desk at 2071 Second Avenue in Whitehorse. We are open Monday to Friday from 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. Address your envelope "Attention: Boards and Committees Secretariat (CM-1)"
      Government of Yukon
      Boards and Committees Secretariat (CM-1)
      Box 2703
      Whitehorse, Yukon Y1A 2C6

    How members are selected

    Members are appointed by a Minister, Cabinet or the Legislative Assembly.

    School board and school council members can be elected or, in some cases, appointed.

    Appointments to these boards are based on standing committee recommendations:

    • Yukon Development Corporation
    • Yukon Energy Corporation
    • Yukon Workers' Compensation Health and Safety Board
    • Yukon Lottery Commission
    • Yukon Recreation Advisory Committee
    • Yukon Arts Advisory Council
    • Yukon Utilities Board
    • Yukon Council on the Economy and the Environment
    • Yukon Human Rights Commission

    Some boards and committees members are required to hold certain professional qualifications or affiliations.

  3. Current members
    • Allan Luicer, member and chair from June 1, 2021 to May 31, 2023
    • Colin McDowell, member August 6, 2020 to August 6, 2023
    • Dr. Kathleen Dalinghaus, member from July 18, 2019 to July 17, 2022
    • Myra Iles, First Nations member from August 7, 2020 to August 5, 2023
    • Richard Durocher, member from July 22, 2021 to July 21, 2022
    • Ron Veale, member from October 1, 2021 to Septemer 30, 2024
    • Tosh Southwick, member from October 1, 2020 to September 30, 2022
    • Vera Holmes, member from July 22, 2021 to July 21, 2022


For questions about the Hospital Corporation Board of Trustees (Yukon) phone 867-393-8732, or fax 867-393-8707, or toll free in Yukon 1-800-661-0408, ext. 8732.