Robert Finch, RRT, BHSc, MHS Executive Director
Robert began his career in 2003 at Foothills Medical Centre in Calgary, Alberta with a clinical background as a NICU/high risk neonatal transport trained Respiratory Therapist.
Robert has a demonstrated track record of progressive leadership experience including manager of Respiratory Services, Assistant Patient Care Manager and Manager of the Foothills NICU, Manager of the Southern Alberta Neonatal Transport Services and most recently as the Director of Maternal, Newborn, Child & Youth Network for Interior Health. His experience in Interior Health has made him a strong advocate for rural/remote communities and equitable access to resources. Robert’s education includes a Bachelor of Health Sciences and a Master of Health Studies, with a focus on the impact of colonization on the birthing practices of Indigenous populations.
Robert is based in Kamloops, situated in the beautiful ancestral, traditional and unceded territory of the Secwepemc First Nation Peoples.