Executive Biographies

Dr. CoBoard Chair Dr. Colin Saldanha lin Saldanha
Board Chair

As a family physician in Mississauga and a member of the Foundation’s Board of Directors since 2010, Dr. Saldanha has a long and distinguished history of public service.

He has served as Chair of the Peel Police Services Board, the Mississauga Board of Trade, United Way, Canadian Association of Police Boards, and the Health Policy Committee of the Ontario Chamber of Commerce. He has also been a member of the Board of Trustees of the Royal Ontario Museum and was a member of the fundraising cabinet of the Hazel McCallion Academic Learning Centre of the University of Toronto, Mississauga.

Dr. Saldanha has also served as chair of the Mental Health Task Force for the Mississauga Halton LHIN and Co-Chair of the System Access Model in the development of a new psychiatric care model. As Chair of the Public Policy Committee of United Way of Peel Region, he initiated a non-pharmacological approach to mental health.

In June 2015, Dr. Colin Saldanha was appointed as Board Chair of the Trillium Health Partners Foundation. His strong leadership, influential guidance, and close ties to the hospital and the community will enable the Foundation’s mission to inspire our community to invest in a new kind of health care for a healthier community.

Steve Hoscheit, President & CEO, Trillium Health Partners FoundationSteve Hoscheit, CFRE
President & Chief Executive Officer

As President and CEO of Trillium Health Partners Foundation, Steve Hoscheit has successfully led the recent amalgamation of the Credit Valley Hospital Foundation and Trillium Health Centre Foundation, which took place in July 2013.

A graduate of the University of Alberta with a Bachelor of Arts with Distinction in Economics, Steve continues to enhance his skills through a variety of professional education courses. He is also a Certified Fundraising Executive (CFRE) through the Association of Fundraising Professionals (AFP).

Steve has an impressive record in both the private and non-profit sectors. He joined Trillium Health Partners Foundation in 2008 from the Alberta Children’s Hospital Foundation (ACHF) where he served as President and CEO, leading a team of 40 individuals and surpassing the $30-million mark in net revenue.

Prior to his appointment to the Alberta Children’s Hospital Foundation, he enjoyed a 13-year career with Ketchum Canada Inc (KCI). As Senior Vice President, he was responsible for the management and growth of the firm’s activities in Western Canada and effectively collaborated with over 75 clients in campaign management – objectives ranging from $3 million to $100 million.

Meaghan Stovel McKnight
Senior Vice President & Chief Operating Officer

Senior Vice President & Chief Operating Officer Meaghan Stovel McKnightAs Senior Vice President & Chief Operating Officer at Trillium Health Partners Foundation (THPF), Meaghan Stovel McKnight is accountable for all services supporting fundraising operations, including strategy, marketing, finance, IT, hospital relations, and donor relations.

She was also instrumental in the operational integration of the Credit Valley Hospital Foundation and Trillium Health Centre Foundation, which formed Trillium Health Partners Foundation in 2013.

Before joining THPF, she was Director of IT Delivery at Bell Canada where she was an integral driver for Bell’s residential services, and provided key leadership in solution design, architecture, and project management. Meaghan began her career as an Analyst with McKinsey & Company where she provided solutions for internal and external clients.

Meaghan holds a Bachelor of Commerce degree from the DeGroote School of Business at McMaster University and an MBA from the Schulich School of Business at York University.