Richard Hill

Richard Hill has served on the boards of Island Savings Credit Union and First West Credit Union since 2006. He currently serves as vice-chair of the Governance and Nominations Committee and as a member of the Human Resources Committee. Richard is vice-chair of the First West Foundation.

Richard holds an Institute of Corporate Directors, Director (ICD.D) designation.

As president and owner of Yellow Point Lodge Ltd., Richard has many years of experience in the hospitality industry. He also has extensive expertise in the operation of a medium-sized business on Vancouver Island.

Richard was a member of the Island Savings Credit Union board until its acquisition by First West in 2015.

Richard’s key board competencies include entrepreneurial leadership, board governance and people and culture.

Richard is a strong community supporter and is the founder of the Kick One In program that helps Vancouver Island food banks feed families. An advocate of supporting communities, Richard and his family have designated nearly 70 acres of the Yellow Point Lodge property to remain undeveloped in perpetuity for the enjoyment of current and future generations.