Vice President Operational Sustainment & Chief Financial Officer

Lil Silvano

Lil, a Chartered Accountant, holds a Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration, specializing in Accounting.  A native to Sault Ste. Marie, Lil joined Sault Area Hospital (SAH) in 2013 as the Director of Finance accountable for Finance, Decision Support, Supply Services, Insurance and Laundry Operations. 

In 2017, Lil accepted the role of Clinical Director overseeing Critical Care, Cardiology, Ambulatory Care, Respiratory Therapy and Pulmonary Function.  In this role, she was instrumental in leading the implementation of Coronary Angioplasty at SAH.  Lil has over 14 years of leadership and finance experience from her previously held leadership positions with the Ontario Lottery and Gaming Corporation, most recently as the Director of Finance. Lil is the current President of the Sault Ste. Marie Chartered Professional Accountants Association and is a sessional instructor at Algoma University.

In her role as Vice President & Chief Financial Officer, Liliana is a member of the Senior Leadership Team, responsible for Finance, Decision Support, Information and Communication Technology, Logistics, Legal and Insurance Services, Insurance, Environmental Services and Performance Improvement.

The intent of the Public Sector Accountability Act (BPSAA) and the Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act (FIPPA) is that public organizations spending taxpayer dollars must be transparent and open to scrutiny – a belief that is endorsed by SAH, our management team and Board of Directors. Public disclosure of our executive team’s compensation adds a new dimension of transparency already in place at SAH.

The following is a link to Ms. Silvano’s compensation contract:

Liliana Silvano, Vice President Operational Sustainment and Chief Financial Officer

  • SAH is committed to being open and transparent with its stakeholders and the general public.  Further to this commitment is our compliance with the Broader Public Sector Accountability Act 2010.  This act was implemented to strengthen and reinforce accountability, transparency and oversight of government expense claims.

    As per direction received from the Minister of Health and Long-Term Care, SAH has created this summary which details the expense reports of Board Members and Senior Staff.

    The following is a link to a summary report of Ms. Silvano’s Disclosure of Expenses:

    Liliana Silvano, Vice President Operational Sustainment and Chief Financial Officer