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The Health Arts Society of Alberta (HASA) is a registered charity that elevates the lives of Albertans in care and retirement homes by providing compelling performances featuring local professional artists.

Our Board of Directors

Karen Lynch
Karen is a respected community and civic leader, with over 45 years of diverse experience… Full bio

Aliya Rota, CPA, MPAcc
Aliya holds a Chartered Professional Accountant (CPA) designation and a Master of Professional Accounting… Full bio

Dr. Jeffrey Steed
(Vice President)
Dr. Jeffrey Steed was born and raised in Lethbridge, Alberta… Full bio

Bernie Bolton
Bernie is an accomplished leader with extensive experience… Full bio

Faith Boka-Gwinji
Faith is a Lifestyle Navigator for The Christenson Group of Companies… Full bio

Jessica Deckert-Sookram
Jessica Deckert-Sookram is a nurse practitioner, mother of 3, amateur pianist and travel enthusiast… Full bio

Kieran Ryan

Bruce Munro Wright, O.B.C.
Bruce Munro Wright, O.B.C., is active in the Canadian arts and not-for-profit sector… Full bio

Dr. Roger Yao
Roger Yao is an emergency physician at the University of Alberta hospitals and is an Assistant Clinical Professor in the Department of Emergency Medicine. He has 20 years of experience as a transport physician with the STARS organization and has also worked in Kenya and New Zealand. He is excited to help with the Health Arts Society and contribute where he can.

Banner photo: Erik Visser