October 31 2023 – Hope Air announced today the appointment of Faith Bacolod to the position of Chief Financial Officer. In this role, Faith will lead all financial and administrative operations for Hope Air. This includes financial management, systems, reporting, policies and programs across all departments and functions. As Chief Financial Officer, Faith will also lead a portfolio of administrative operations including Risk Management, HR, IT, Legal and related functions. She will provide ongoing operational and strategic expertise as a member of Hope Air’s senior leadership team.
Faith most recently served as the Vice President, Finance & Administration for Muscular Dystrophy Canada, a leading national health care charity. In this role, Faith provided senior leadership across a broad portfolio of finance and administration areas. Previously, Faith also served as a Controller for Hope Mission based in Edmonton, Alberta. In these roles, she has worked closely with Management, Board of Directors and relevant Board committees to ensure excellence in operations and governance. Faith holds a Bachelor of Commerce degree from the University of Alberta and CPA designations in both Alberta and Ontario.
“We are excited to welcome Faith to Hope Air .” said Mark Rubinstein, Chief Hope Officer. “ Her knowledge and track record in leading financial and administrative operations for health care charities is impressive. Her senior leadership experience and personal connection to the Hope Air mission, will be invaluable as Hope Air continues to expand our programs, services and impact to patients in need across Canada”.
“Access to medical care is essential,” said Faith Bacolod. “I’m honored to join Hope Air’s committed team, helping every Canadian, from coast to coast, receive the critical care and treatment they need. I am excited for the journey ahead and am thrilled to be a part of Hope Air’s mission”.