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UCU Board of Directors

Irena Fedchun

Director & AC Chair

Mrs. Fedchun has been a member of Ukrainian Credit Union for over 40 years and has previously served on the Board of Directors for 16 years. During that time she held the positions of Vice Chair and Audit Committee Chair as well as being active on the Scholarship and Nominating Committees.

Currently she is the Director of Finance and Administration at CHATS – Community and Home Assistance to Seniors and held similar positions with organizations such as Villa Colombo and Peel Memorial Hospital. She has over 15 years’ experience in other finance positions in health care, including The Hospital for Sick Children and Baycrest Centre for Geriatric Care. In addition, she also spent over 10 years as Director of Finance and Administration in various information technology companies such as CGI/Bell Sygma.

Mrs. Fedchun further volunteered as a Board member for World Federation of Ukrainian Women’s Organizations, Ukrainian Home for the Aged (Ivan Franko Homes), Help us Help the Children, Sadochok Pre-School Centre, Ukrainian Canadian Professional and Business Association of Toronto and was active within Plast. She was a mentor in the York University East/West Enterprise Exchange and participated in various fund-raising activities with organizations such as Canadian Ukrainian Care Centre, the Salvation Army and March of Dimes.

Mrs. Fedchun, a member of The Chartered Professional Accountants of Ontario, also holds a Master of Business Administration and Master of Science. She further completed the CUDA program for credit union directors and is a member of the Institute of Corporate Directors, having completed the Small and Medium-Sized Enterprise Board Effectiveness Program at the Rotman School of Management, University of Toronto.