Andrew Lesperance – Board Member

Andrew Lesperance is currently the CEO for the Hastings Health Centre and has extensive experience in governance and financial management, as well as a previous clinical background in cardiac and intensive care nursing. His career has followed a health related trajectory with multiple health leadership and operational roles including acting CEO and GM planning and funding for DHBs, Ministry of Health and private health sector involvement within New Zealand, and previously in Canada and the USA.

Originally from Canada, Andrew is of Metis Indian descent and has a passion for his ancestry. He has a wife and three grown children, and has a passion for travel and the outdoors. He has recently completed the eight great walks of New Zealand and wants everyone to go for a walk, ride or swim regularly!