Dave Cronquist – Director

Dave joined the Board in 2018, is the Chair of the Governance Committee and sits on the Executive Committee.

Prior to his retirement, Dave was with Interior Savings Credit Union for 25 years in various capacities, and including Senior Vice President, Strategy and Organizational Efficiency. In this capacity, Dave was responsible for strategic planning activities, as well as centralization departments supporting branch activities.   He also led the Lean continuous improvement initiative aimed at eliminating inefficiencies and improving productivity and customer satisfaction.

Dave has a Bachelor of Commerce degree from University of Calgary and an MBA from Royal Roads University.

Dave was heavily involved with YMCA of Okanagan on the Board of Directors from 2007-2017.  He held the Board Chair position for two years, chaired the Governance Committee, sat on the CEO Compensation Performance Review and Compensation Committee, and participated in various contract negotiation task forces.  Dave continues to sit on the Finance Committee as a non-Director, as well as coaching with the YMCA Junior Triathlon Kids program.

Previous community board work has been with the Downtown Kelowna Association and the Fat Cat Children’s Festival.    Dave is also part of the Kelowna Jaycees (Junior Chamber) serving as president in 2002 and being honoured with JCI Canada Fellowship award.

Dave loves the Okanagan, spending as much time as possible outside biking, golfing, hiking and lounging on the beach.