Close to Home Campaign
Volunteer Leadership/Campaign Cabinet


Gene and Adele Dupuis, Honourary Co-Chairs

Gene Dupuis sits on the Emmanuel Health Board of Directors and the St. Paul’s Hospital Local Council and is a long-standing supporter of Catholic Health Care in Saskatoon. He and wife Adele are highly engaged volunteers who have a passion for engaging with causes they believe in.

Todd Rosenberg, Campaign Co-Chair

Todd Rosenberg is a senior partner with MLT Aikins. It was his vision as Board Chair of St. Paul’s Hospital nearly 15 years ago that sparked the dream to establish Saskatoon’s first hospice.

Dr. Vivian Walker, Campaign Co-Chair

Vivian Walker is a long-standing Saskatoon physician. She is the Co-Medical Director of Palliative Care Services in Saskatoon. She currently sits on the Board of Directors for St. Paul’s Hospital Foundation, and is a passionate advocate for patients and their families facing life-limiting illnesses, including end-of-life journeys.

Foundation Leadership


Lecina Hicke, CEO and Close to Home Campaign Director  

Sandhya Padmanabh, Director of Philanthropy

Vicky Giesbrecht, Director of Finance and Operations