Wanda Matthews

Wanda joined the WEV Board of Directors in June 2022 and serves as Chair of the Quality Committee.

Wanda comes to the Board with 28 years of experience within the NS health care system.  As both a senior finance and operations executive leader, she was dedicated to providing financially responsible accessible safe quality care to Nova Scotians. Wanda has learned to problem solve, achieve results, manage projects, set financial strategy, nurture leaders, and build partnerships in a complex environment. Holding several Health Executive and volunteer Board Executive roles, Wanda brings board governance experience from multiple perspectives. 

Wanda achieved a Chartered Professional Accountant designation in 1992 at the Institute of Chartered Accountants of NS and attained a Bachelor of Business Administration at Saint Francis Xavier University in 1990.

Wanda enjoys opportunities for skills development, learning and connecting with others. Joining the Board allows Wanda to continue to contribute to the health and safety of seniors in our community. As well, she brings a resident’s family viewpoint having a parent who lived 11 years in a long-term care facility.