Directors

Directors


The Sickle Cell Foundation of Alberta Board of Directors are dedicated volunteers serving the sickle cell community. The Board meets once per month to plan events, understand current issues facing members, oversee finances, and strategize on organizational growth. Our current directors are:

Our Directors


Michelle Paterson Nipp

Past President

Kale Vizor

Vice President - Operations & Southern Alberta

Abisola Ojikutu

Director

Bernice Asiedu-Ampen

Vice President - Administration & Northern Alberta

Michael Ngatcha

Treasurer

Dr. Carlyle Ross

Director

Dr. Jean Walrond PhD

President - Research & Education

Hannah Eche-Ameh

Director

 

Did you know?

Extremely cold weather can trigger a pain crisis in a child. Even when bundled up in a snowsuit, the shift in temperature may be enough to cause red blood cells to begin sickling in just a few minutes of outdoor play.