Kim Kerrone

Kim Kerrone

Vice President of Corporate Services & Chief Financial Officer

As Island Health’s Vice-President, Corporate Services and Chief Financial Officer Kim is responsible for strategic and operational management of the Corporate Services portfolio leading the areas of Finance, Legal Services, Contracts and Policy Standards, Human Resources and Staff Scheduling. In this role, Kim provides leadership in the development of new service delivery models to support effective and efficient operations and encourages the innovative use of technology to improve business processes. 

Kim manages Island Health’s more than $2 billion operating budget and has primary responsibility for creating a culture of accountability in the organization. As part of supporting the strategic priorities of the Ministry of Health Kim is advancing Island Health’s relationships with external providers with new approaches for innovative partnerships and business models with private sector organizations.

Kim has over 20 years’ experience as a leader in health care as well as experience in strategic consulting with Deloitte and with the corporate oil and gas sector in Calgary. Prior to joining Island Health, Kim was the Director of Finance with the Calgary Health Region where she was responsible for all budget planning, business analysis and financial arrangements with contracted health providers.  Kim served as CFO for the Calgary based company Agecare with interests in long term care, assisted living and construction and development.

Kim holds a Master of Business Administration and Bachelor of Science in Nursing (with Honours) from the University of British Columbia, and is a Certified Management Accountant.

To contact Kim, please call her assistant, Annabelle Wambolt, at (250) 519-1861 or e-mail: annabelle.wambolt@viha.ca